Jun.Prof. Dr. Sabine Jansen

Research interests

Statistical mechanics (classical and quantum),
applied probability:

  • Phase transitions, symmetry breaking
  • Metastability
  • Cluster expansions
  • Large deviations theory
  • Markov processes
  • Quantum many-body theory




Current semester
Past semesters

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Publications and preprints

  • Low temperature Lennard-Jones chains. With W. König, B. Schmidt, F. Theil.
    In: Oberwolfach Report No. 35/2015
  • Metastability for continuum particle systems. With F. den Hollander.
    In: Oberwolfach Report No. 40/2015.

Short CV

  • Ruhr-Universität Bochum (Juniorprofessorin, since 06/2013)
  • Leiden University (postdoc, 09/2012 - 05/2013)
  • Hausdorff Research Institute for Mathematics, Bonn (05/2012 - 08/2012):
      Trimester program Mathematical challenges of materials science and condensed matter physics
  • Weierstrass Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics, Berlin (postdoc, 10/2009 - 04/2012),
      DFG Research Group Analysis and Stochastics in Complex Physical Systems
  • Princeton University (postdoc, 09/2008 - 08/2009)
    Feodor Lynen Research Fellowship of the Alexander von Humboldt foundation. Host: E. H. Lieb.
  • Universität Leipzig and Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences, Leipzig (postdoc, 04/2008-08/2008)
  • Technische Universität Berlin (wissenschaftliche Mitarbeiterin, 06/2004-03/2008)

  • PhD (Dr. rer. nat.), Technische Universität Berlin, advisor: Prof. R. Seiler (07/2007)
      Thesis: Laughlin's wave function, plasma analogies and the fractional quantum Hall effect on infinite cylinders pdf, 2007
      Thesis award: Tiburtius-Preis 2008
  • Mathematik-Diplom, Technische Universität Berlin (10/2003)
  • Classe préparatoire aux grandes écoles, Lycée Louis-le-Grand, Paris (09/1998-07/2000)