Jürgen Schaffner-Bielich




You are looking at my old homepage.
I am now back at the Institute for Theoretical Physics in Frankfurt.

My new home page can be found here.



Address: Institut für Theoretische Physik
Ruprecht-Karls-Universität
Philosophenweg 16
D-69120 Heidelberg
Germany
Office hour: Thursday 1-2pm
Phone: +49 (6221) 54-9418
Fax: +49 (6221) 54-9333
E-mail: schaffner AT thphys.uni-heidelberg.de

Lectures in the summer semester 2012:

Master-Pflichtseminar: Cosmology, Th 11:15-13:00, seminar room, Phil 19 (link to moodle)
Assignments of topics possible in advance by e-mail to me, final assigment of topics in the first week of lecturing.

Lecture on Advanced Cosmology, Mo 14:15-16:00, gHS, Phil 12

Members of the Research Group:

Former members:


Research Topics: Theoretical Nuclear Astrophysics, Cosmology and Heavy-Ion Physics

in particular compact stars (neutron stars, quark stars), (hyper)nuclear structure, hadrons in the medium, chiral effective models Now we are more interested in:
An older overview:
The Next Generation: Multimedia Präsentation der Arbeitsgruppe Kompakte Sterne

Meetings in Heidelberg in the summer of 2010:

Heraeus Sommerschool on Nuclear Astrophysics in the Cosmos at GSI and in Heidelberg from Juli 12-17, 2010

11th Symposium on Nuclei in the Cosmos (NIC XI) in Heidelberg from Juli 19-23, 2010



Public Outreach:

Öffentlicher Vortrag zur Ausstellung "Die Weltmaschine Large Hadron Collider", Universität Frankfurt, 17. Januar 2010: Wie ist die Welt erstanden?

"Fundamentale Physik": Artikel im UniSpiegel 5/2008 der Universität Heidelberg von Oliver Fink
und
"Ziemlich Extrem": Artikel in der Rhein-Neckar Zeitung vom 09.01.2009 von Oliver Fink

Interview über Zeitreisen, Dirk Wagner, Hessischer Rundfunk (HR3), 26. März 2007

Night of Science, Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität, Frankfurt am Main, 29.-30. Juni 2006: Neutronensterne, Quarksterne und Schwarze Löcher

Schülervorlesung, Physikalischer Verein, Frankfurt am Main, 29. November 2005: Neutronensterne, Quarksterne und Schwarze Löcher

Multimedia Präsentation an der Heinrich-Mann-Schule, Dietzenbach, September 2005: Urknall und Quarks -- Physik in der Grundlagenforschung

Multimedia Präsentationen, Tag der Offenen Tür (September 2003), Tag der Naturwissenschaften (März 2004) und 90-Jahrfeier (Juni 2004), Goethe Universität Frankfurt: Supernovae, Neutronensterne und Quarksterne

Multimedia Präsentation, Akademische Feier, Michael und Biserka Baum Award, Frankfurt am Main, Juni 2002: Exotische Sterne


Teaching at the Heidelberg University:

Teaching at the Goethe University Frankfurt

Some talks given since I started in Heidelberg:

Eighth International Conference on ``Quark Confinement and the Hadron Spectrum'' (Conf8), Mainz, Germany, September 1-6, 2008: invited talk: ``Astrophysical Implications of the QCD Phase Transition''

International Conference on Strangeness in Quark Matter (SQM2008), Beijing, China, October 6-10, 2008, invited plenary talk: ``The Strange Prospects for Astrophysics''

Theoretisch-Physikalisches Kolloquium, Heidelberg, Germany, December 2008: ``The Structure of Neutron Stars''

XXXVII International Workshop on Gross Properties of Nuclei and Nuclear Excitations: Nuclear Matter at High Densities, Hirschegg, Austria, January 18-24, 2009, invited talk: ``Neutron Stars, Supernovae and the QCD Phase Transition''

Landessternwarte, Königstuhl, Heidelberg, Germany, January 2009: ``Quarks and Compact Stars''

Particle and Astrophysics Colloquium, Heidelberg, Germany, January 27, 2009: ``Neutron Stars, Quark Stars and the QCD Phase Transition''

Physics Department, Goethe University, Frankfurt am Main, Germany, February 2009: ``Exotic Matter in Neutron Stars and Supernovae''

PIzzA Night (for diploma students), Physics Department, University of Heidelberg, Germany, July 2009: ``Sonne, Mond ... und Quarksterne!''

Quarks, Hadrons, and the Phase Diagram of QCD, St. Goar, August 31 - September 3, 2009: invited talk: ``Astrophysical and cosmological explorations of the QCD phase diagram''

10th International Conference on Hypernuclear and Strange Particle Physics (HYP-X), September 14-18, 2009, Tokai, Ibaraki, Japan: invited plenary talk: ``Strangeness in Compact Stars''

International Conference on Strangeness in Quark Matter (SQM2009), September 28 - October 2, 2009, Buzios, Brasil: invited plenary talk: ``Strangeness in Astrophysics and Cosmology''

Introduction to Strange Matter, Hypermatter and Antimatter

If you want to see some pictures about what I was working on ages ago, follow these links (some are in german!):

Further Information:

Jürgen Schaffner-Bielich