G. Wolschin

Curriculum Vitae

Name: WOLSCHIN, Georg


Institute for Theoretical Physics, Philosophenweg 16,
69120 Heidelberg
phone / fax: +49-6221-54-9415 / +49-6221-54-9333
e-mail: g.wolschin@thphys.uni-heidelberg.de
WWW: http://wolschin.uni-hd.de

Place of Birth: Bremerhaven, Germany
Nationality: german

Present Position: Scientific Coordinator, Prof.


Studies in Physics at Universität Freiburg (1968-73)
Diploma, Univ. Freiburg (1973)
Dissertation (Ph.D.), TU Darmstadt (1976)
Habilitation, Univ. Heidelberg (1982)
Scientist at LBNL Berkeley (1974-76)
Employed by Universität Heidelberg (1976-81)
Scientist at MPI-K, Heidelberg (1981-1983)
Editor at Spektrum d. Wiss. (1983-1990)
Editor/dep. head, Springer Verlag, Heidelberg (1990-91)
Program head, HuethigVerlag, Leipzig-Heidelberg (1991-93)
Freelance scientist, journalist Heidelberg (1993-2001)
Docent Univ. Heidelberg/freelance (2001-2005)
Scientific Coordinator TRR33 "The Dark Universe" Univ. Bonn, Heidelberg, LMU Munich (2006-2018). apl.
Prof. Univ. Heidelberg 2012 -

Fellowships: JSPS Invitation Fellowship (2005)
BRIDGE Fellowship (Japan, 2020)

Present research interests:

Relativistic Heavy-Ion Physics/ Quark-Gluon Plasma Formation.
Upsilon suppression in heavy-ion collisions at LHC energies.
Stopping and particle production at RHIC and LHC energies.
Development of a Relativistic Diffusion Model (RDM).
Equilibration of bosons and fermions in a nonlinear analytic model.
Thermalization of cold quantum gases.

Past research topics:

Review on fusion processes in stars and stellar neutrinos.
Transport phenomena in low-energy heavy-ion physics:
Charge, mass, energy, and angular-momentum transport.
Many-body theory; Derivation of mean field and collision term from a many-body Schrödinger equation
Numerical test of the collision term.
Equilibration in fermion systems.
Investigation of muon-induced fission.
Particle transfer reactions.

Outreach activities

About 140 articles in Spektrum d. Wiss., Bild d. Wiss., Physics World; books and contributions to books, encyclopaediae. Textbooks on Relativistic Quantum Mechanics, Hydrodynamics, and Electrodynamics (Springer, Heidelberg-Berlin, 2016). Review on Symmetry for the UHD Almanac (2019).

Scientific publications

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Recent papers

G. Wolschin, Time-dependent entropy of a cooling Bose gas
EPL 129, 40006 (2020)
N. Rasch, G. Wolschin, Solving a nonlinear analytical model for bosonic equilibration
Phys. Open 2, 100013 (2020)
V.H. Dinh, J. Hoelck, G. Wolschin, Hot-medium effects on Y yields in pPb collisions at sqrt(s_NN)=8.16 TeV
Phys. Rev. C 100, 024906 (2019)
G. Wolschin, Local equilibration of fermions and bosons
Results in Physics 13, 102197 (2019)
B. Kellers, G. Wolschin, Limiting fragmentation at LHC energies
PTEP 2019, 053 (2019)
T. Bartsch, G. Wolschin, Equilibration in fermionic systems
Annals of Physics 400, 21 (2019)

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