Teaching: Key teaching areas: Solid-state, Material and Quantum Physics.
Good student-teacher ratio Close collaboration with Max Planck Institutes (professorship shared between the University of Stuttgart and the MPI).
Equipment: Supercomputer CRAY XE6 (HERMIT). Very high quality scientific workshops specialising in the areas mechanics, electronics, low-temperature technology and vacuum technology, as well as glass apparatus construction. Technical staff have far-above average qualifications. A cross-institute organisation provides high flexibility and efficiency of the facilities.
Research: Key areas; Condensed Matter, Photonics, Modelling.
Close collaboration with the Max Planck Institutes in Stuttgart
Strong in third-party funded research; Collaborative Research Centre (SFB), Transregio (TRR) and German Research Foundation (DFG) research units