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Stand: February 1, 2023

Dr. Andreas Deschner

Programme Director
Physics and Chemistry

E-Mail: andreas.deschner@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2959
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-713320
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

308-01   Optics, Quantum Optics, Atoms, Molecules, Plasmas

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

311-01   Astrophysics and Astronomy

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Priority Programmes

1840 Quantum Dynamics in Tailored Intense Fields (QUTIF)
1929 Giant Interactions in Rydberg Systems (GiRyd)

Research Units

2247 From few to many-body physics with dipolar quantum gases
2414 Artificial Gauge Fields and Interacting Topological Phases in Ultracold Atoms
5413 Long-range interacting Quantum Spin systems out of equilibrium: Experiment, Theory and Mathematics

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)


185 OSCAR - Open System Control of Atomic and Photonic Matter
306 Quantum Cooperativity of Light and Matter – QuCoLiMa

Clusters of Excellence (ExStra)

2111 Munich Center for Quantum Science and Technology (MCQST)
2123 QuantumFrontiers - Light and Matter at the Quantum Frontier
2181 STRUCTURES: A unifying approach to emergent phenomena in the physical world, mathematics, and complex data

Collaborative Research Centres

925 Light induced dynamics and control of correlated quantum systems
1227 Designed Quantum States of Matter (DQ-mat) - generation, manipulation, and detection for metrological applications and tests of fundamental physics
1316 Transient atmospheric plasmas - from plasmas to liquids to solids
1319 Extreme light for sensing and driving molecular chirality (ELCH)

International Research Training Groups

2676 Imaging quantum systems: photons, molecules, materials

Research Training Groups

2717 Dynamics of Controlled Atomic and Molecular Systems