University of Heidelberg

Tilman Enss | Curriculum Vitæ

Current position

since 2013  Lecturer (Privatdozent)
since 2012  Research Associate (Akademischer Rat)
Universität Heidelberg, Germany.

Scientific career

2008–2012 Lecturer for Quantum Many-Body Theory (2011–2012)
Research Associate with Wilhelm Zwerger
Technische Universität München, Germany.
2006–2007 Humboldt Feodor Lynen fellow with Carlo Di Castro and Claudio Castellani
Università di Roma “La Sapienza”, Italy.
2005 Postdoctoral fellow with Walter Metzner
Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung, Stuttgart, Germany.
1997–1998 Research visits
Princeton University, USA.
Project on nuclear magnetic resonance with Warren S. Warren.


2013 Habilitation
Universität Heidelberg, Germany.
Habilitationsschrift: Transport and Dynamics in Many-Body Systems.
2002–2005 Doctoral studies
Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung, Stuttgart, Germany.
Advisor: Walter Metzner.
Doctoral thesis: Renormalization, conservation laws and transport in correlated electron systems.
Grade: summa cum laude.
2000–2002 Diplom
Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Germany.
Advisor: Ulrich Schollwöck.
Thesis: Transfer-matrix renormalization group far from the statistical equilibrium.
Grade: with distinction.
1999–2000 Graduate studies
Hebrew University Jerusalem, Israel.
Project on conformal field theory with Eliezer Rabinovici.
1996–1998 Vordiplom
Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany

Grants and Awards

Feoder Lynen fellowship, Humboldt foundation, 2006–2007.
Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes, 1999–2002.
Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD), 1999–2000.