Prof. Dr. Hartmut Löwen
Curriculum Vitae

23.5.1963born in Hamm/Westfalen, Germany
1982 - 1986Study of physics, mathematics and chemistry at the University of Dortmund, Diplom in Physics, Vordiplom in Mathematics
1987PhD in physics on "Phase transitions" in polaron systems, do they exist or not? at the University of Dortmund
1988 - 1990Postdoc at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München with Prof. Dr. Herbert Wagner
1990 - 1991Postdoc at the Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon with Prof. Dr. Jean-Pierre Hansen
1991 - 1995Postdoc at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München with Prof. Dr. Herbert Wagner
1993Habilitation at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
1995Call on a chair in Theoretical physics at the Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
2001 - 2003Schlumberger Visiting Professor at the University of Cambridge, UK, Center of Computational Chemistry
2005Visiting Professor at the Universita di Roma La Sapienza, Italy.
2002 - 2013Coordinator of the Sonderforschungsbereich TR6
2007 - 2013Vertrauensdozent der Deutschen Forschungsgemeinschaft of the Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
2010Visiting Professor at the University of Oxford, UK
2011 - 2013Coordinator of the German-Japanese bilateral cooperation Soft Matter in nonequilibrium funded by the DFG
2014 - 2021member of the Senate of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
2018 -Co-Editor of Europhysics Letters

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Prizes and Awards

6.1982 participation in the 13th International Olympic Games in Physics; gain of a bronze medal
1982-1986scholarship and member of the Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes during the whole study and PhD
1984prize of the Abteilung Mathematik der Universität Dortmund for the best intermediate diploma in mathematics
1986prize of the Abteilung Physik der Universität Dortmund for the best diploma in physics
1994Heisenberg-fellowship of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
Jan 1994Gerhard-Hess-Forschungspreis of the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft
since 1999Fellow of the Institute of Physics
2000Academy Award of the Fachschaft Physik at the Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf for the best lecture in the year 1999
2003Gentner-Kastler-Prize (award from the Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft and the Société Francaise de Physique for exceptional contributions to physics) for the contributions to the physics of soft matter, in particular for the work on colloids
2010recipient of the ERC Advanced Grant INTERCOCOS (with G. Morfill)
2012distinction by the Ehrenmedaille (medal of honors) of the Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
2016selected as an Outstanding Referee for the Journal of Chemical Physics
2017selected as an Outstanding Referee of the Physical Review journals
2018selected as an Outstanding Referee for the New Journal of Physics

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