Courses SS 2020

The courses overview can be found in the Higher Education Service Portal (Hochschuldiensteportals) (don't forget to select the right semester). Please find below the list of courses and advanced seminars offered in the current semester. The courses are so structured so that students will be able to deepen their knowledge and specialize in a certain area of Physics. Please keep in mind that usually previous knowledge is required to follow the courses successfully and  profitably. 

Biophysics and Soft Matter Physics

  • Gene Expression (Prof. Michaelis)

    PHYS5118.0 Gene Expression / Genexpression
    Lecturer: Prof. Jens Michaelis
    Course type: Lecture (2 hours/week)
    Cycle: Summer semester
    Language: English
    Module: 74004 Gene Expression / Genexpression
    72233 Biophysics: Gene Expression / Biophysik: Genexpression
    Credits: 3 CP (74004)
    6 CP (72233)
    Examination:

    Written

    For 74004: 14004 Gene Expression

    For 72233:  13181 Biophysics: Gene Expression

    Precourse: Only for 72233: 13182 Biophysics: Gene Expression (Vorleistung)
    Remark:

     

    For module "72233 Biophysics: Gene Expression" two parts are required:
    Part I: PHYS5118.0 Gene Expression
    Part II: PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab II
  • Cellular Biophysics (Prof. Gottschalk)

    PHYS5138.0 Cellular Biophysics / Zelluläre Biophysik
    Lecturer: Prof. Kay Gottschalk
    Course type: Lecture (2 hours/week)
    Cycle: summer semester
    Language: English
    Module 74005 Cellular Biophysics / Zelluläre Biophysik
    73809 Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics / Biophysik: Zelluläre Biophysik
    Credits:

    3 CP (74005)
    6 CP (73809)

    Examination:

    Written

    For 74005: 14005 Cellular Biophysics

    For 73809: 13811 Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics

    Precourse: Only for 73809: Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics (Vorleistung)
    Remark:

     

    For module "73809 Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics" two parts are required.
    Part I: PHYS5138.0 Cellular Biophysics
    Part II: PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab II

    announcement

  • Biophysics Lab (Prof. Michaelis)

    PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab / Biophysikpraktikum
    Lecturer: Prof. Jens Michaelis
    Course type: Lab (2 hours/week)
    Cycle: Each summer semester
    Language: English
    Module 72233 Biophysics: Gene Expression / Biophysik: Genexpression
    73809 Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics / Biophysik: Zelluläre Biophysik
    72234 Biophysics: Molecular Motors / Biophysik: Molekulare Motoren
    Credits: 6
    Examination: Lab reports
    Precourse: no
    Remark:

     

    For module "73809 Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics" two parts are required:
    Part I: PHYS5138.0 Cellular Biophysics
    Part II: PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab II

    For module "72233 Biophysics: Gene Expression" two parts are required:
    Part I: PHYS5118.0 Gene Expression
    Part II: PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab II
    For module "73809 Biophysics: Molecular Motors" two parts are required:
    Part I: PHYS5128.0 Molecular Motors
    Part II: PHYS5148.0 Biophysics Lab II

  • Biophotonics (Prof. Kienle)

    PHYS5227.0 Biophotonics / Biophotonik
    Lecturer: apl. Prof. Alwin Kienle
    Course type: Lecture (3 hours/week), exercise (1 hour/week), lab (2 hours/week)
    Cycle: Each summer semester
    Language: English
    Module 71502 Biophotonics / Biophotonik
    Credits: 6 CP
    Exam form: oral, 12102 Biophotonik
    Precourse: yes, 12112 Biophotonik (Vorleistung)
      Announcement

Condensed Matter Physics and Nanosciences

  • Condensed Matter Theory (Dr. Kubala, Dr. Padurariu): Quantum Transport and Topology

    PHYS5278.0 Quantum Transport and Topology
    Lecturer: Dr. Björn Kubala, Dr. Ciprian Padurariu
    Course type: lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
    Cycle: irregularly
    Language: English
    Module 71659 Condensed Matter Theory/ Theorie der Kondensierten Materie
    Credits:  6 CP
    Examination: written or oral, 12369 Theorie der Kondensierten Materie
    Precourse: 12370 Theorie der Kondensierten Materie (Vorleistung)
    Remark: Announcement
  • Wave and Particle Optics (Prof. Rose)

    PHYS6057.0 Wave and Particle Optics
    Lecturer: Prof. Harald Rose
    Cycle: Irregularly
    Language: English
    Module: 74609 Wave and particle optics/Wellen- und Teilchenoptik
    Credits: 3
    Examination: written
    Remark:  block lecture with lab
    announcement
  • Structure Physics (Prof. Kaiser)

    PHYS5327.0 Structure Physics
    Lecturer: Prof. Ute Kaiser
    Cycle: Irregular
    Language: English
    Module: 72502 Struture Physics / Strukturphysik
    Credits: 6
    Exam form: Project and oral exam, 13685 Structure Physics
    Precourse: yes, 13686 Structure Physics (Vorleistung)
    Remark:  first meeting: tba, N27/glass box
    seminar: weekly
    lab: at the end of the course
    announcement (2017)
  • Nano-Optics (Prof. Hoerber)

    PHYS8318.0 Nano-Optics
    Lecturer: Prof. Hoerber
    Cycle: Irregular
    Language: English
    Module: Nano-Optics
    Credits: 4
    Exam form: students presentation of recent research papers
    Precourse: no
    Remark:  announcement

Econophysics

  • Econophysics: Non-Equilibrium Statistics (Dr. Stockburger)

    PHYS5427.0 Econophysics: Non-Equilibrium Statistics /
    Ökonophysik: Nichtgleichgewichtsstatistik
    Lecturer: Dr. Jürgen Stockburger
    Course type: lecture with exercises (5 hours/week)
    Cycle: summer semester 2020, winter semester 21/22
    Language: English
    Module 71778 Econophysics: Non-Equilibrium Statistics /
    Nichtgleichgewichtsstatistik
    Credits: 6 CP
    Examination: written, 12074 Nichtgleichgewichtsstatistik
    Precourse: yes, 12075 Nichtgleichgewichtsstatistik (Vorleistung)
    Remark:
  • Kontrolltheorie und thermodynamische Konzepte für makroökonomische Systeme (Prof. Schulz)

    PHYS6647.0 Kontrolltheorie und thermodynamische Konzepte für
    makroökonomische Systeme
    Lecturer: Prof. Michael Schulz
    Course type: Blockveranstaltung
    Cycle: jedes Sommersemester
    Language: Deutsch
    Module

    73847 Physik Komplexer Systeme (3 CP)
    71250 Spezielle Themen zu komplexen Systemen  (2 CP)

    Credits: Unbenoteter Leistungsnachweis: 2 LP
    Mit benoteter Prüfung: 3 LP
    Examination: mündlich
    Precourse: nein
    Remark: Ankündigung

Plasma Physics

Quantum Information and Quantum Technologies

  • Experimental Quantum Optics (Prof. Kubanek)

    PHYS5618.0 Experimental Quantum Optics
    Lecturer: Prof. Alexander Kubanek
    Course type: lecture (4 hours/week), seminar (1 hours/week)
    Cycle: each summer semester
    Language: English
    Module 72190 Experimental Quantum Optics
    Credits: 6 CP
    Examination: written or oral, 13078 Experimentelle Quantenoptik
    Precourse: yes, 13079 Experimentelle Quantenoptik (Vorleistung)
    Remark: announcement
  • Theoretical Quantum Optics (Dr. Caycedo)

    PHYS5617.0 Theoretical Quantum Optics / Theoretische Quantenoptik
    Lecturer: Dr. Felipe Caycedo
    Course type: lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
    Cycle: irregular
    Language: English
    Module 71420 Theoretical Quantum Optics
    Credits: 6 CP
    Examination: oral
    Precourse: yes
    Remark: announcement
  • Ultracold Quantum Gases (Prof. Denschlag)

    PHYS5257.0 Ultracold Quantum Gases / Ultrakalte Quantengase
    Lecturer: Prof. Johannes Hecker Denschlag
    Course type: Lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
    Cycle: each summer semester
    Language: English
    Module 71504 Ultracold Quantum Gases / Ultrakalte Quantengase
    Credits: 6 CP
    Examination: oral
    Precourse: yes
    Remark: announcement
  • Introduction to Quantum Electronics (Dr. Siyushev)

    PHYS6037.0 Introduction to Quantum Electronics / Einführung in die Quantenelektronik
    Lecturer: Dr. Petr Siyushev
    Cycle: Irregularly
    Language: English
    Module 74198 Introduction to Quantum Electronics
    Credits: 3
    Exam form: oral
    Precourse: no
    Remark: announcement
       
  • Quantum Machine Learning (Dr. Wölk)

    PHYS....0 Quantum Machine Learning
    Lecturer: Dr. Wölk
    Cycle: Summer Semester
    Language: English
    Module: Quantum Machine Learning
    Credits: 4
    Exam form: Written or oral
    Precourse:  
    Remark: Announcement

Elective Modules Physics

  • Asymptotic Methods in Physics (Dr. Efremov)

    PHYS6357.1 Asymptotic Methods
    Lecturer: Dr. Maxim Efremov
    Course type: lecture (2 hours/week) with exercise (1 hours/week)
    Cycle: irregular
    Language: English
    Module Asymptotic Methods
    Credits: 4 CP
    Examination: -
    Precourse: -
    Remark: announcement
  • Physical Electronics (Prof. Koslowski)

    PHYS5167.0 Physical Electronics
    Lecturer: Prof. Koslowski
    Cycle: irregularly
    Language: English
    Module: 71507 Physical Electronics
    Credits: 6
    Exam form: written or oral, 12107 Physical Electronics
    Precourse: yes, 12117 Physical Electronics (Vorleisung)
    Remark: Announcement
  • Group Theory (Prof. Reineker)

    PHYS6697.0 Group Theory
    Lecturer: Prof. Reineker
    Cycle: irregularly
    Language: English
    Module: 74008 Group Theory
    Credits: 4
    Exam form: oral, 14088 Group Theory
    Precourse: no
    Remark:  
  • Astrophysik (Dr. Aurich)

    PHYS6687.0 Astrophysik
    Lecturer: Dr. Aurich
    Cycle: Sommersemester
    Language: Deutsch
    Module: 73096 Astrophysik
    Credits: 6
    Exam form: mündlich
    Precourse: ja
    Remark: Ankündigung
  • Strahlenmesstechnik (Prof. Raiber)

    PHYS6347.0 Strahlenmesstechnik
    Lecturer: Prof. Thomas Raiber
    Course type: Vorlesung mit Praktikum
    Cycle: WS und SS
    Language: deutsch
    Module 71419 Strahlenmesstechnik
    Credits: 4 LP
    Examination: Klausur, 11958 Strahlenmesstechnik
    Precourse: nein
    Remark: 27.03.2020, 14:00, H205 (HS-Ulm, Prittwitzstr.)
    Ankündigung
  • Strategic Innovation Management (Prof. Altmann)

    ... Strategic Innovation Management
    Lecturer: Prof. Altmann (Hochschule Mannheim)
    Cycle: irregular
    Language: English
    Module: Strategic Innovation Management
    Credits: 3
    Exam form: oral/seminar
    Precourse: nein
    Remark:  Announcement

Graduate Seminars

  • Seminar Biophysics and Soft Matter (Prof. Gebhardt): Modern Instruments in Biophysics

    PHYS7100.0 Modern Instruments in Biophysics
    Lecturer: Prof. Christof Gebhardt
    Course type: graduate seminar (2 hours/week)
    Cycle: irregularly
    Language: English
    Module:

    71054 Hauptseminar Fortgeschrittene Physik (4 CP)

    75147 Seminar Modern Methods in Biophysics (3 CP)

    Credits: 4 CP as Advanced Physics Seminar OR 3 CP as Seminar
    Examination:

    oral

    12358 Hauptseminar Biophysik und weiche Materie (4 CP)

    15147 Seminar Modern Methods in Biophysics (3 CP)

    Precourse: no
    Remark: announcement
  • Seminar Plasma Physics (Dr. Eich): Diagnostic for plasma physics and application to nuclear fusion research

    PHYS7500.0 Diagnostic for plasma physics and application to nuclear fusion research
    Lecturer: Dr. Thomas Eich
    Course type: graduate seminar (2 hours/week)
    Cycle: each summer semester
    Language: English
    Module:

    71054 Hauptseminar Fortgeschrittene Physik (4 CP)

    75066 Seminar Diagnostic for Plasma Physik (3 CP)

    Credits: 4 CP as Advanced Physics Seminar OR 3 CP as Seminar
    Examination:

    oral

    11750 Hauptseminar Plasmaphysik (4 CP)

    15066 Seminar Diagnostic for plasma physics (3 CP)

    Precourse: no
    Remark: announcement
  • Seminar Quantum Sensing and Metrology (Prof. Jelezko, Prof. Reineker)

    PHYS7702.1

    Quantum Sensing and Metrology

    Physik im Alltag: Quantensensorik und Metrologie

    Lecturer: Prof. Fedor Jelezko, Prof. Peter Reineker
    Course type: graduate seminar (2 hours/week)
    Cycle: irregularly
    Language: English
    Module

    71054 Hauptseminar Fortgeschrittene Physik (4 CP)

    75068 Seminar Quantum Metrology (3 CP)

    Credits: 4 CP as Advanced Physics Seminar OR 3 CP as Seminar
    Examination: oral
    Precourse:

    no

    12360 Hauptseminar Quantentechnologien (4 CP)

    15022 Seminar Quantentechnologien (3 CP)

    Remark: announcement

Recommended modules from other departments

  • Theory of electrochemical energy storage

    CHEM6229.001 Theory of electrochemical energy storage
    Lecturer: PD Dr. Birger Horstmann (HIU)
    Cycle: Summer Semester
    Language: German or English
    Module: 75061 Theory of electrochemical energy storage
    Credits: 3
    Exam form: oral or written, 15061 Theory of electrochemical energy storage
    Precourse: none
    Remark: announcement
  • High Performance Computing 1

    MATH4021 High Performance Computing 1
    Lecturer: Prof. Michael Lehn, Dr. Andreas Borchert
    Course type: lecture (2 hours/week) with exercise (2 hours/week) and lab (2 hours/week)
    Cycle: each winter semester
    Language: English
    Module 72367 High Performance Computing 1
    Credits: 8 CP
    Examination: oral, 13488 High Performance Computing 1
    Precourse: 13576 High Performance Computing 1 (Vorleistung)
    Remark:  
  • Modellierung und Simulation in der Mechanik

    MATH4024 Modellbildung und Simulation in der Mechanik
    Lecturer: Dr. Ulrich Simon
    Course type: Vorlesung  (2 SWS) mit Übung (2 SWS)
    Cycle: Wintersemester
    Language: Deutsch
    Module 74188 Modellbildung und Simulation in der Mechanik
    Credits: 6 LP
    Examination: Klausur, 14188 Modellbildung und Simulation in der Mechanik
    Precourse:  
    Remark:  

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