Strongly Correlated Systems

Welcome to the web pages of the

Strongly Correlated Systems Group

Head of the group: Jan Martin Pawlowski

We are part of the Institut für Theoretische Physik of the Ruprecht-Karls-Universität Heidelberg

Research interests

  • Phase diagram of QCD
  • Ultracold gases
  • Non-equilibrium evolution of quantum systems
  • Quantum gravity & UV-completions of the Standard Model
  • Renormalisation group methods
  • Lattice gauge theory
  • Topological aspects of quantum field theories
  • Conformal field theory/string theory


     Isolated quantum systems and universality in extreme conditions

ExtreMe Matter Institute (EMMI)

     Extremes of Density and Temperature: Cosmic Matter in the Laboratory

Center of Quantum Dynamics

     Heidelberg Center for Quantum Dynamics

Upcoming workshops & schools

  • Heidelberg Physics Graduate Days
    10 - 13 April 2017, Heidelberg, Germany.

  • From Static to Dynamical Gauge Fields with Ultracold Atoms
    22 May - 23 June 2017, GGI Florence, Italy.

  • Simulating QCD on Lefschetz thimbles
    28 - 30 June 2017, ECT* Trento, Italy.

  • Functional Methods in Hadron and Nuclear Physics
    21 -25 August 2017, ECT* Trento, Italy.

  • Third Sino-Americas Workshop and School on the Bound-State Problem in Continuum QCD
    16 - 20 October 2017, Tianjin, China.

  • Phase diagram of strongly interacting matter: From Lattice QCD to Heavy-Ion Collision Experiments
    27 November - 1 December 2017, ECT* Trento, Italy.