Courses WS 18/19

The courses overview can be found in the Higher Education Servica 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

  • Biophysics: Fundamentals (Prof. Gottschalk, Prof. Gebhardt)

    PHYS5117.0Biophysics: Fundamental Methods
    Lecturer:Prof. Kay Gottschalk, Prof. Christof Gebhardt
    Course type:lecture (4 hours/week), seminar, lab
    Cycle:each winter semester
    Language:English
    Module71654 Biophysics: Fundamental / Biophysik: Grundlagen
    Credits:6 CP
    Examination:written or oral
    Precourse:yes
    Remark:

     

    Basis for: Biophysics: Gene Expression, Biophysics: Molecular Motors, Biophysics: Cellular Biophysics
  • Biophysics of Hearing and Seeing (Prof. Hoerber)

    PHYS6457.0Biophysics of Hearing and Seeing
    Lecturer:Prof. Hoerber
    Course type:seminar (3 hours/week)
    Cycle:irregularly
    Language:English
    Module 74268 Biophysics of Hearing and Seeing
    Credits:3 CP
    Examination:oral, 14268 Biophysik des Hörens und Sehens
    Precourse:no
    Remark:announcement

Condensed Matter Physics and Nanosciences

  • Condensed Matter Theory - Quantum Transport and Topology (Prof. Ankerhold, Dr. Kubala)

    PHYS5278.0 Condensed Matter Theory - Quantum Transport and Topology
    Lecturer:Prof. Joachim Ankerhold, Dr. Björn Kubala
    Course type:lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
    Cycle:irregularly
    Language:English
    Module71659 Condensed Matter Theory
    Credits:6 CP
    Examination:

    written or oral

    12369 Theorie der Kondensierten Materie

    Precourse: 12370 Theorie der Kondensierten Materie (Vorleistung)
    Remark:announcement
  • Magnetism (Prof. Herr, Prof. Koslowski)

    PHYS5287.0Magnetism
    Lecturer:Prof. Ulrich Herr, apl. Prof. Berndt Koslowski
    Course type:lecture (3 hours/week), laboratory course (4 hours/week)
    Cycle:each winter semester
    Language:English
    Module71656 Magnetism
    Credits:6 CP
    Examination:oral, 10222 Magnetism
    Precourse:yes, 10223 Magnetism (Vorleistung)
    Remark:announcement
  • NMR Spectroscopy and Imaging Methods (Prof. Rasche)

    PHYS5337.0NMR Spectroscopy and Imaging Methods
    Lecturer:Prof. Volker Rasche
    Course type:lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
    Cycle:each winter semester
    Language:English
    Module72556 NMR Spectroscopy an Imaging Methods
    Credits:6 CP
    Examination:oral, 13831 NMR-Spektroskopie und Bildgebende Verfahren
    Precourse:yes, 13832 NMR Spektroskopie und Bildgebende Verfahren (Vorleistung)
    Remark:
  • Crystal Defects: Physical Effects and Mechanics (Prof. You)

    PHYS6367.0Crystal Defects: Physical Effects and Mechanics
    Lecturer:Prof. Jeong-Ha You
    Course type:Block lecture (one week)
    Cycle:each winter semester
    Language:English
    Module72189 Crystal Defects / Kristalldefekte
    Credits:

    3 CP

    Examination:written, 13077 Kristalldefekte: Physikalische Effekte und Mechanik
    Precourse:no
    Remark:announcement
  • Near-Field Optics and Plasmonics (Dr. Gonçalves)

    PHYS6287.0Near-Field Optics and Plasmonics
    Lecturer:Dr. Manuel Gonçalves
    Course type:Lecture with practical course (2 hours/week)
    Cycle:each winter semester
    Language:English
    Module71422 Nearfield Optics and Plasmonics
    Credits:3 CP
    Examination:written, 11981 Nearfield Optics and Plasmonics
    Precourse:no
    Remark:

Econophysics

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

    PHYS5417.0Econophysics: Numerical Simulation Methods /
    Ökonophysik: Numerische Simulationsmethoden
    Lecturer:PD Dr. Jürgen Stockburger
    Course type:lecture with exercises (5 hours/week)
    Cycle:winter semester 17/18, summer semester 2019
    Language:English
    Module71657 Econophysics: Numerical Simulation Methods /
    Ökonophysik: Numerische Simulationsmethoden
    Credits:6 CP
    Examination:written, 12074 Nichtgleichgewichtsstatistik
    Precourse:yes, 12075 Nichtgleichgewichtsstatistik (Vorleistung)
    Remark:

Plasma Physics

Quantum Information and Quantum Technologies

  • Coherence and Decoherence in Open Quantum Systems (Prof. Huelga)

    PHYS5667.0Coherence and Decoherence in Open Quantum Systems
    Lecturer:Prof. Susana Huelga
    Course type:lecture with exercise (5 hours/week)
    Cycle:each winter semester
    Language:English
    Module71766 Open Quantum Systems / Offene Quantensysteme
    Credits:6 CP
    Examination:oral, 12580 Offene Quantensysteme
    Precourse:yes, 12581 Offene Quantensysteme (Vorleistung)
    Remark:
  • Experimental Quantum Optics (Prof. Kubanek)

    PHYS5618.0Experimental Quantum Optics
    Lecturer:Prof. Alexander Kubanek
    Course type:lecture (4 hours/week), seminar (1 hours/week)
    Cycle:each winter semester
    Language:English
    Module72190 Experimental Quantum Optics
    Credits:6 CP
    Examination:written or oral, 13078 Experimentelle Quantenoptik
    Precourse:yes, 13079 Experimentelle Quantenoptik (Vorleistung)
    Remark:announcement

Elective Modules Physics

  • Scattering Theory (Dr. Efremov)

    PHYS5827.0Scattering Theory
    Lecturer:Dr. Maxim Efremov
    Course type:lecture (3 hours/week), seminar (2 hours/week)
    Cycle:irregularly
    Language:English
    Module76004 Scattering Theory
    Credits:6 CP
    Examination:oral - 16004 Scattering Theory
    Precourse:yes - 16504 Scattering Theory (Vorleistung)
    Remark:announcement
  • Allgemeine Relativitätstheorie (Dr. Aurich)

    PHYS6717.0Allgemeine Relativitätstheorie
    Lecturer:Dr. Ralf Aurich
    Course type:Vorlesung mit Übung (5 SWS)
    Cycle:Wintersemester
    Language:Deutsch
    Module76005 Allgemeine Relativitätstheorie
    Credits:6 CP
    Examination:oral - 16005 Allgemeine Relativitätstheorie
    Precourse:yes - 16505 Allgemeine Relativitätstheorie (Vorleistung)
    Remark:-
  • Principles of Geometrical Light and Electron Optics (Prof. Rose)

    PHYS6047.0Principles of Geometrical Light Optics
    Lecturer:Prof. Harald Rose
    Course type:Block Course (lecture, seminar, lab, 4 hours/week)
    Cycle:irregularly
    Language:English
    Module74609 Wave and Particle Optics
    Credits:3 CP
    Examination:written - 14609 Wave and Particle Optics
    Precourse:no
    Remark:announcement
  • Strahlenmesstechnik

    PHYS6347.0Strahlenmesstechnik
    Lecturer:Prof. Thomas Raiber
    Course type:Vorlesung mit Praktikum
    Cycle:WS und SS
    Language:deutsch
    Module71419 Strahlenmesstechnik
    Credits:4 LP
    Examination:Klausur
    Precourse:nein
    Remark:Ankündigung
  • High Performance Computing 1

    MATH4021High Performance Computing 1
    Lecturer:Prof. Michael Lehn
    Course type:lecture (2 hours/week) with exercise (2 hours/week) and lab (2 hours/week)
    Cycle:each winter semester
    Language:English
    Module72367 High Performance Computing 1
    Credits:8 CP
    Examination:oral
    Precourse:yes
    Remark:
  • Modellierung und Simulation in der Mechanik

    MATH4024Modellbildung und Simulation in der Mechanik
    Lecturer:Dr. Ulricht Simon
    Course type:Vorlesung  (2 SWS) mit Übung (2 SWS)
    Cycle:Wintersemester
    Language:Deutsch
    Module74188 Modellbildung und Simulation in der Mechanik
    Credits:6 LP
    Examination:Klausur
    Precourse:
    Remark:

Graduate Seminars

Additional Modules - Recommended

  • Biosensors and Biochips

    ENGB 8020.1Biosensors and Biochips
    Lecturer:Dr. Alberto Pasquarelli
    Course type:lecture (4 hours/week), seminar (2 hours/week), lab project (20 hours)
    Cycle:winter semester
    Language:English
    Module73028 Biosensors and Biochips
    Credits:8 CP
    Examination:oral or written, 13284 Biosensors and Biochips
    Precourse:13479 Biosensors and Biochips (Precourse)
    Remark:
  • Computational Methods in Material Science

    ENGI 8014Computational Methods in Material Science
    Lecturer:Prof. Carl Emil Krill, Prof. Ulrich Herr, Dr. Ulrich Simon
    Course type:lecture (2 hours/week), lab (1 hour/week)
    Cycle:winter semester
    Language:English
    Module 70462 Computational Methods in Materials Science
    Credits:4 CP
    Examination:oral or written, 10500 Computational Methods in Materials Science
    Precourse:11290 Computational Methods in Materials Science (Precourse)
    Remark:
  • Micro- and Nanotechnology

    ENGF 7011Micro- and Nanotechnology
    Lecturer:Prof. Peter Unger
    Course type:lecture (2 hours/week), seminar (1 hour/week)
    Cycle:winter semester
    Language:English
    Module 70918 Micro- and Nanotechnology
    Credits:4 CP
    Examination:oral or written, 11330 Micro- and Nanotechnology
    Precourse:No
    Remark:

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