Open PhD & PostDoc Positions

Open positions for PhD theses and post-doctoral opportunities.

PhD Thesis

  • Ellipsometric Investigations of Strong Scatterers
    Contact: M. Dressel, B. Gompf, G. Schnoering
    Keywords: Diffuse scattering, ellipsometry

  • Quantized Faraday and Kerr Rotation in Topological Matter
    Contact: M. Dressel, A. Pronin
    Keywords: topological insulators, magneto-optics, Faraday and Kerr rotation

  • Charge Carrier Dynamics near Quantum Phase Transitions
    Contact: M. Scheffler, M. Dressel
    Keywords: quantum phase transitions, correlated electron systems, heavy fermions, microwave spectroscopy, low temperatures

  • Unconventional superconductors: Optical study of new mechanisms
    Contact: M. Dressel
    Keywords: Superconductivity, unconventional Mechnismen, optical spectroscopy

  • Quantum Criticality Between Metal and Charge Order
    Contact: M. Dressel
    Keywords: optical spectroscopy, metal-insulator transition

  • Exotic metals at low energies - THz spectroscopy on heavy fermions
    Contact: M. Scheffler, M. Dressel
    Keywords: optics, spectroscopy, superconductivity magnetism, THz radiation, heavy fermions, quantum phase transitions

  • Metal-insulator transition in doped silicon
    Contact: M. Scheffler, M. Dressel
    Keywords: Si:P, quantum phase transition, electron glass, Coulomb glass, Coulomb gap

  • Confined Water - Quantum Electric Dipoles
    Contact: E. Uykur, M. Dressel
    Keywords: Optical and dielectric measurements, external pressure, water molecules in nano-cages

  • Tailored Light Polarization
    Contact: G. Schnoering, M. Dressel
    Keywords: Polarized Absorption, Luminescence, Optical Properties, Mueller matrices, Depolarization, Ellipsometry

  • PhD Thesis for the International Max Planck Research School for Advanced Materials


  • Infrared Spectroscopy on Correlated Electrons
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Prof. Dr. rer. nat.

Martin Dressel

Head of Institute