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Theoretical Physics - Simulation of new Materials

Research fields

  • Modelling and design of new semiconductor materials
  • Optical properties of semiconductor heterostructures
  • Non-equilibrium effects in semiconductor heterostructures and lasers
  • Laser modelling
  • Exciton hopping in semiconductors


  • Many-body theory
  • Numerical solution of differential equations
  • Monte Carlo simulation
  • Close collaboration with experiment

Scientific cooperation

  • The University of Arizona, Arizona Center of Mathematics and Optical Sciences Center, Tucson, Arizona, USA
  • Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
  • Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
  • Ruhr-Universität Bochum
  • Philipps-Universität Marburg

Industrial cooperation

  • Osram Opto Semiconductors GmbH, Regensburg

Gain in different semiconductor materials

Semiconductor diodes in action

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