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Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, Physics, Geography

Course Title: 0701 General Skills: Science and Scientific Communication

Course Description

The following sections comprise the module:

  • Writing scientific research papers; from title choice to acknowledgements and reference lists
  • Prepare the submission manuscript
  • Literature search
  • Data search
  • The peer review procedures, review a submitted manuscript
  • Preparation of scientific presentations
  • Delivering scientific presentations
  • Writing a research thesis / academic essay
  • Organisation of scientific conferences/workshops and sessions
  • Chairing and convening scientific sessions, workshops
  • Creating and delivering scientific posters in conferences and workshops
Faculty

Mathematics and Computer Science, Physics, Geography

Institute

Institute of Geography

Lecturer

Dr. Elena Xoplaki

Study Period (dd/mm/yy)

22/10/21-18/02/22

Mode and Time

Synchronous, Time (CET): Fridays 14h-16h

Online Tool for Teaching

MS Teams

Language of Instruction

English

Target Group

Bachelor, Master

Prerequisites

Students should have an intermediate English knowledge

ECTS

6

Course Title: 0702 Variational Methods

Course Description

Main topics are:

  • differential calculus in Banach spaces

  • the deformation lemma

  • the mountain pass lemma

  • minimax methods and linking

  • applications to nonlinear ordinary and partial differential equations

Faculty

Mathematics and Computer Science, Physics, Geography

Institute

Institute of Mathematics

Lecturer

Thomas Bartsch

Study Period (dd/mm/yy)

19/10/21-18/02/22

Mode and Time

Synchronous, Time (CET): Tuesdays 12h-14h, Fridays 12h-14h

Online Tool for Teaching

MS Teams

Language of Instruction

English

Target Group

Bachelor, Master

Prerequisites

Multivariable Analysis, Linear Algebra, Ordinary Differential Equations

ECTS

6

Course Title: 0703 Grundlagen der Plasmaphysik

Course Description

Grundlagen der Plasmaphysik (insbes. Niedertemperaturplasmen), atomphysikalische Prozesse in Plasmen, Plasmadiagnostik, Anwendungen von Plasmen

Faculty

Mathematics and Computer Science, Physics, Geography

Institute

Institute of Experimental Physics I

Lecturer

Markus Thoma, Stefan Schippers

Study Period (dd/mm/yy)

18/10/21-18/02/22

Mode and Time

Asynchronous

Online Tool for Teaching

Stud.IP

Language of Instruction

German

Target Group

Master

Prerequisites

Bachelor of Physics or related field

ECTS

6

Course Title: 0705 Stochastics 3

Course Description

Central topics in probability theory, in particular stochastic processes, as martingale theory and Brownian motion

Faculty

Mathematics and Computer Science, Physics, Geography

Institute

Institute of Mathematics

Lecturer

Ludger Overbeck (lecture)

Marius Scheld (Tutorials)

Study Period (dd/mm/yy)

18/10/21-17/02/22

Mode and Time

Asynchronous

First office hour in MS teams: October 18th, 3 pm

 

Online Tool for Teaching

ILIAS, MS Teams

Language of Instruction

English

Target Group

Master

Prerequisites

Probability theroy. Including Law of Large Numbers, Central Limit Theorem, Conditional Expectation

ECTS

9

Course Title: 0706 Advanced Quantum Mechanics

Course Description

The course deals with elements of the following fields:

  • mathematical foundations of quantum mechanics and different pictures of time dependence
  • applications of time-independent and time-dependent perturbation theory
  • scattering theory
  • many body physics and applications in particle and solid state physics
  • relativistic quantum mechanics
Faculty

Mathematics and Computer Science, Physics, Geography

Institute

Institute for Theoretical Physics

Lecturer

Prof. Dr. Christian Fischer

Study Period (dd/mm/yy)

18/10/21-18/02/22

Mode and Time

Asynchronous

Online Tool for Teaching

Webex

Language of Instruction

English

Target Group

Master

Prerequisites

B.Sc lecture course in quantum mechanics

ECTS

6

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