This is a first course on quantum theory for undergraduates.
Semester: ST 2024

Information for the lecture course ``Quantum Information ́ ́ Summer Term 2024

Elective for the Bachelor Study Programs in Physics
2 hrs lectures + 2 hrs class per week (and module exam)
New course – still without module number – full offical acknowledgement pending Lecturer: Prof. Rainer Verch

Note: There are no lectures-in-presence and no exercise classes in the first two weeks of term. Lectures will be provided as videos on zoom. For the links to the videos and additional material as well as further information, navigate to

Semester: ST 2024
Semester: ST 2024
This page contains all information pertaining to the course "Black Holes" that is taught in the summer semester 2024.

Content of the course:

  • Geometric properties of key special black hole solutions to the Einstein equations, including the Schwarzschild, Reissner-Nordström and Kerr solutions;
  • Basic causality theory, Lorentzian geometry and Penrose diagrams;
  • The initial value problem in general relativity;
  • Asymptotic flatness and conserved quantities;
  • The Incompleteness theorems of Penrose and Hawking;
  • The Cosmic Censorship conjectures;
  • The laws of black hole mechanics;
  • Dynamical properties of black holes;

Semester: ST 2024