Quantum Wednesday Seminar

Quantum chaos and non-Hermitian physics in optical microcavities

May 15, 2024

This seminar is part of the Thematic Einstein Semester “Mathematics for Quantum Technologies” (Summer 2024) funded by the Cluster of Excellence MATH+ and the Einstein Foundation Berlin. The seminar is organized by the Computational Nano Optics group at Zuse Institute Berlin.


Two lectures by Jan Wiersig and Julius Kullig from the University of Magdeburg. There will be time for discussion between the lectures and after the seminar.


14:00 – 15:15
Jan Wiersig, Non-Hermitian physics in optical microcavities: From exceptional points to exceptional sensors


15:15 – 15:45
Coffee Break


15:45 – 17:00
Julius Kullig, Quantum chaos in optical microcavities: Billiards for light


Registration via email (binkowski@zib.de) is appreciated.


The lectures will be held in the Seminar Room 2006 of the Zuse Institute Berlin (ZIB).


Takustraße 7
14195 Berlin


Public Transport:
U3 Dahlem-Dorf
S1 Botanischer Garten

Zuse Institute Berlin (ZIB)


Contact and Further Information

Felix Binkowski
Computational Nano Optics
Zuse Institue Berlin
14195 Berlin

E-Mail: binkowski@zib.de