Welcome to the research group Guhr!

On our website you will find a lot of information about our research, the participants in our projects, the courses we offer and an overview of our publications.

Research topics

  • Quantum Chaos and Random Matrix Models
  • Quantum Chaos for Many-Body Systems
  • Quantum Chaos Approach to Quantum Chromodynamics (QCD)
  • Supersymmetry and Supergroups
  • Elasticity and Nanomechanics
  • Econophysics
  • Traffic Networks and Wind Energy
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Recent publications

  • Spatial correlation analysis of traffic flow on parallel motorways in Germany
  • Non-stationarity in correlation matrices for wind turbine SCADA-data and implications for failure detection
  • Collective behavior in the North Rhine-Westphalia motorway network

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Meetings and Colloquiums

Group seminar

Winter semester 2021/22
Monday 10:00
MG 367
All group members

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Complexity meeting

Thursday 14:00
MG 367
All members in the group of complex systems

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Quantum chaos meeting

Thursday 12:00
MG 367
All members in the group of quantum chaos


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Theoretic Physics Colloquiums

Winter semester 2021/22
Friday 14:00 (s.t.) - 15:30
MC 351 (P), Zoom (O) or hybrid (H)

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Physics Colloquiums

Winter semester 2021/22

Wednesday 13:00 (s.t.)
MC 122 or Zoom

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Project Financing and Third-Party Funding

We acknowledge the financial supports with previous and ongoing projects

Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy


Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft


Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes


Hans Böckler Stiftung


German-Israeli Foundation for Scientific Research and Development


China Scholarship Council


Japan Society for the Promotion of Science


German Academic Exchange Service


Open Access Funding from University of Duisburg-Essen


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