Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat.

Rudolf Grimm

Rudolf Grimm

Full Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences since 2006


Research Areas:

  • Physics, Astronomy
  • Atomic physics
  • Experimental physics
  • Condensed matter
  • Quantum optics



Selected Memberships:

  • Science Europe: Physical, Chemical and Mathematical Sciences Committee

Selected Prizes:

  • Wittgenstein-Preis des Wissenschaftsfonds FWF
  • Wissenschafter des Jahres 2009
  • Austria '05: Österreicher des Jahres
  • Fellow of the American Physical Society
  • Frew Fellowship Australian Academy of Science

Selected Publications:

  • L. Sidorenkov, M. Tey, R. Grimm, Y. Hou, L. Pitaevskii, S. Stringari (2013) Second sound and the superfluid fraction in a Fermi gas with resonant interactions. Nature, Bd. 498 (78).
  • C. Chin, R. Grimm, P. S. Julienne, E. Tiesinga (2010) Feshbach Resonances in Ultracold Gases. Rev. Mod. Phys., S. 62.
  • T. Kraemer, M. Markiewisz, P. Waldburger, J. G. Danzl, C. Chin, B. Engeser, A. D. Lange, K. Pilch, A. Jaakkola, H. Nägerl, R. Grimm (2006) Evidence for Efimov quantum states in an ultracold gas of caesium atoms. Nature.
  • S. Jochim, M. Bartenstein, A. Altmeyer, G. Hendl, S. Riedl, C. Chin, J. Hecker Denschlag, R. Grimm (2003) Bose-Einstein Condensation of Molecules. Science.
  • T. Weber, J. Herbig, M. Markiewisz, H. Nägerl, R. Grimm (2003) Bose-Einstein Condensation of Cesium. Science.