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Ludwig Mathey

Research interests

  • Quantum phases of ultra-cold atom systems
  • Cooling mechanisms of ultra-cold atom systems
  • Many-body dynamics
  • Luttinger liquids
  • Renormalization group methods

Biographical sketch

Dr. Ludwig Mathey is a NRC/NIST post-doctoral fellow in the Electron and Optical Physics Division. Before coming to NIST, Dr. Mathey completed his Ph.D. in physics at Harvard University in 2007. In 2001, he completed his diploma in physics at Heidelberg University.

Awards and honors

2004 White Prize for Excellence in Teaching at Harvard University
1996-2004 German Merit Foundation (Studienstiftung des Deutschen Volkes)

Mathey, Ludwig


NRC Post-Doctoral Fellow
Electron and Optical Physics Division
Division Office

Employment History:

Guest researcher, 2007-2008, JQI Post-doc

NIST/NRC Post-doc, 2008 - 2010


Diplom-Physiker, Physics, Heidelberg 2001

Ph.D., Physics, Harvard 2007


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