Niels Benedikter

Research Interests

I'm a PostDoc working in Mathematical Physics, specialized on Many-Body Quantum Systems and Condensed Matter.

I work on the mathematically rigorous derivation of effective equations for interacting many-body systems. Examples are the Gross-Pitaevskii and Bogoliubov theories of Bose-Einstein condensates, Hartree-Fock theory for fermionic many-body systems, spin wave theory for the ferromagnetic Heisenberg model, and the random phase approximation describing emergent bosonic excitations in the Fermi gas.



Seiringer group
IST Austria
Am Campus 1
3400 Klosterneuburg
Office:Office Building West (Building 21), 3rd floor
E-mail:niels.benedikter "[a t]"
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