Prof. Dr. Thomas Speck

Main Research Fields

statistical physics, soft matter, micro-swimmers and self-propelled particles, stochastic non-equilibrium thermodynamics, glassy dynamics of supercooled liquids

Scientific Career

Since 2013 Professor (W2) at the Institute of Physics, JGU Mainz
2011 - 2013 Postdoc with Hartmut Löwen, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf
2009 - 2011 Postdoc with David Chandler, University of California,Berkeley (USA)
2004 - 2008 PhD student and postdoc with Udo Seifert, Universität Stuttgart (PhD 2007)
1998 - 2004 Studies in Physics, Universität Stuttgart (Diploma 2004)

Scholarships, Awards and Honors

2009 - 2012 Feodor Lynen fellowship of the Alexander von Humboldt foundation
2005 Award for best diploma thesis in 2004 in Physics