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Many Particle Phenomena

Prof. Wilhelm Zwerger

Research Field

Ultracold Atoms

Cold atoms provide idealized and widely tunable model systems for the study of many-body phenomena and strong correlations. Their interaction strength is adjustable either directly by Feshbach resonances, where the scattering length is resonantly enhanced or, effectively, in optical lattices, where atoms are trapped in artificial crystals due to light forces. Current topics of research in this area are fermionic gases near the limit of infinite scattering length, in particular transport in the absence of quasiparticles, and topological phases of interacting atoms in optical lattices.

Condensed Matter

Optical properties provide a valuable tool to probe elemtary excitations near quantum critical points. In particular, we study Magnon-Magnon interactions and possible signatures of a Higgs-Mode in Raman measurements on high temperature superconductors which were performed in the group of R. Hackl (WMI).

Address/Contact

James-Franck-Str. 1/I
85748 Garching b. München
+49 89 289 12662
Fax: +49 89 289 12638

Members of the Research Group

Professor

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Photo von Prof. Wilhelm Zwerger. Prof. Dr. Wilhelm Zwerger PH: 3225 +49 89 289-12661 E-Mail

Office

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Photo von Daniela Neufang. Daniela Neufang PH: 3229 +49 89 289-12662 E-Mail

Scientists

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Photo von Umberto Borla. Umberto Borla E-Mail
Photo von Dr. Sergej Moroz. Dr. Sergej Moroz E-Mail
kein Photo vorhanden Dr. Francesco Piazza +49 89 289-12365 E-Mail
kein Photo vorhanden Dr. Matthias Punk PH: 3221 E-Mail
kein Photo vorhanden M.Sc. Felix Rose E-Mail
kein Photo vorhanden Dipl.-Phys. Richard Schmidt PH: 3223 +49 89 289-12356 E-Mail
kein Photo vorhanden Jeet Shah E-Mail

Teaching

Course with Participations of Group Members

Titel und Modulzuordnung
ArtSWSDozent(en)Termine
Quantum Many-Body Physics
Zuordnung zu Modulen:
VO 4 Moroz, S. Mo, 10:00–12:00, PH 3344
Mi, 10:00–12:00, PH 3344
Quantum Many-Body Physics
Zuordnung zu Modulen:
UE 2 Benzoni, C. Borla, U.
Leitung/Koordination: Moroz, S.
Termine in Gruppen

Current and Finished Theses in the Group

Collective Excitations and Particle-Hole Symmetry in the Lowest Landau Level
Abschlussarbeit im Bachelorstudiengang Physik
Themensteller(in): Wilhelm Zwerger
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