Nonlinear physics

Introduction to the theory of quantum chaos

Summer semester 2018


Course number in the course overview: 112304

  • Lecturers, organization, dates & exams


    • Dr. M. Engel

    Dates & locations

    The lectures will be conducted in five block sessions on weekends. Details, including timings, and whether the lectures will be done in English or German, will be decided in the introductory session: 20.04.2018 (Friday), 4:15pm – 5:45pm, Hörsaal 404, Institut für Theoretische Physik.

    Everybody is welcome to join. In case you cannot make it to the introductory session, please get in touch with me as soon as possible, such that I can brief you about the details.

    Quantenchaos Vorlesungsaushang 2018

  • Contents & literature

    Planned content

    • Nonlinear dynamics and chaos in dynamical systems
    • “Quantum chaos: Is there any?”
    • Quantum signatures of chaos
    • Quantum localization
    • Quantum-mechanical stochastic webs