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    Theoretical Physics III

    Prof. Dr. Johanna Erdmenger

    Prof. Dr. Johanna Erdmenger

    97074 Würzburg
    Building: M1
    Room: 2.022

    Research interests:

    • Quantum field theory
    • Applications of AdS/CFT:
      • in condensed matter and elementary particle physics
      • to non-equilibrium systems
    • Foundations of AdS/CFT:
      • Conformal field theory
      • Higher spin dualities
      • Quantum information and black holes
    • String Theory

    Scientific career:

    • Since October 2016: Full professor for Theoretical Physics, Julius 
      Maximilians University Wuerzburg.
    • 2014: Honorary professor, Ludwig Maximilians University Munich (LMU).
    • 2005-2016: Research group leader, Max Planck Institute for Physics, Munich.
    • 2004: Habilitation, Humboldt University Berlin.
    • 2001-2005: `Emmy Noether' research group leader, Institute for Physics, 
      Humboldt University Berlin.
    • 1999-2001: Postdoctoral researcher, Massachusetts Institute of 
      Technology (MIT), Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
    • 1996-1999: Postdoctoral researcher, Institute for Theoretical Physics, 
      Leipzig University
    • 1996: PhD degree, University of Cambridge, England, UK.
    • 1993-1996: PhD student, University of Cambridge, England, Department of 
      Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP) and Trinity College. 
      Thesis supervisor: Professor Hugh Osborn.
    • 1992-1993: Part III Course, University of Cambridge, England.
    • 1992: `Diplom' degree, Hamburg University. `Diplom' thesis advisor: 
      Prof. Dr. K. Scharnberg.
    • 1987-1992: Student, Physics Department, Hamburg University.
    • 1987: European Baccalaureate, European School Brussels II.


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