Welcome to the Physikalisches Institut

On our homepage we want to provide you with information about studies and lesson as well as about research at the Physikalisches Institut.
You will find us in 1. - 4. floor of the Physics building.

The institute focuses on recent topics of experimental solid-state physics.


Research groups

Prof. Dr. David Hunger Prof. Dr. Wulf Wulfhekel TT-Prof. Dr. Philip Willke
Prof. Dr. Alexey Ustinov Prof. Dr. Bernd Pilawa PD Dr. Khalil Zakeri Lori
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Wernsdorfer Dr. Ioan Pop  

Retired professors

Prof. Dr. Elmar Dormann Prof. Dr. Georg Weiß  
Prof. Dr. Jörg Hasse    
Prof. Dr. Hilbert v. Löhneysen    


Dr. Philip Willke receives Hector Research Career Development Award

Philip Willke, W1-TenureTrack Professor at Physikalisches Institut, was granted the Hector Research Career Development Award by the Hector Fellow Academy. The award is funding notably talented young researchers in natural and engineering sciences, medicin or psychology who already raised their profile and made a first career step.


 Alexander Stehli

Current student and postdoc opportunities