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

  • Lattice and Functional Techniques for Exploration of Phase Structure and Transport Properties in Quantum Chromodynamics
    10 - 14 July 2017, JINR Dubna, Russia.

  • Phases of Quantum Chromodynamics (QCD) and Beam Energy Scan Program with Heavy Ion Collisions
    15 - 18 August 2017, Shanghai, China.

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

  • QCD at nonzero baryon density
    2 - 4 October 2017, Moscow, Russia.

  • Critical fluctuations near QCD phase boundary in relativistic nuclear collisions
    10 - 14 October 2017, Wuhan, China.

  • 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.