Scientific career

since 2016   Permanent Staff Scientist, Group Leader, Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research
2009–2016 Group Leader, Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research
2007–2009 Postdoctoral Fellow, Kavli Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara
2003–2007 PhD in Theoretical Physics, ETH Zürich and Paul Scherrer Institute, Supervisors: Ch. Mudry and M. Sigrist

Awards

2015   Walter Schottky Prize (jointly with Frank Pollmann)
2003   Polya Prize for best diploma, awarded by ETH Zürich

Research Fields and Interests

  • Topological phenomena in condensed matter systems
  • Unconventional superconductivity
  • Non-equilibrium phenomena in closed quantum systems
  • Disordered systems and Anderson localization
  • Strongly correlated electronic systems
  • Synthetic quantum matter
  • Spin and orbital frustration in quantum magnets
  • Quantum computation and quantum information

Group Members

  • Postdocs: Satoshi Ikegaya (together with D. Manske)
  • PhD students:  Moritz Hirschmann, Andreas Leonhardt, Kirill Alpin
  • Internship students: Wan Yee Yau

Open Positions

There is always room for motivated and talented students and postdocs. If you are interested send me an e-mail. Prospective PhD students should apply through one of our research schools:

Former Group Members

  • Postdocs: Darshan Joshi (now at Harvard), Yuxin Zhao (now Professor at Nanjing University)
  • PhD students: Wenbin Rui (now postdoc in Nanjing), Raquel Queiroz (now at Weizmann Institute of Science)
  • Master students: Berkay Kilic, Henri Menke, Moritz Hirschmann, Johannes Hofmann
  • Internship students: Jonathan Zhang, Mohamed Shaaban, Xueyang Song, Alex Toews, Darrick Lee, Michael Förster

Talks and Lectures

Publications

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Dr. Andreas Schnyder
Max Planck Institute for Solid State Reserach
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