Sebastian Wuster

  • Designation : Associate Professor
  • Phone : +91 755 269 1213, 669 1213
  • Email : sebastian@iiserb.ac.in
  • Fax : +91 755 669 2392

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Academic Details
  • Ph.D. in Ultracold atomic physics from the Australian National University in Canberra, Australia, under the supervision of Prof. C. M Savage, 2003-2007.
  • Postdoctoral research fellow, University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia, 2007.
  • Visiting Scientist (post-doc), Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany, 2007-2011.
  • Staff Scientist, Max Planck Institute for the Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany, 2011-2015.
  • Assistant Professor, Physics Department, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey 2016.
  • Quantum simulations, using ultracold atoms (especially Rydberg atoms) and optomechanics as platform to gain insight into quantum chemistry and biological physics (light harvesting).
  • Theory of Bose-Einstein Condensates: Numerical simulations, Gross-Pitaevskii equation, Truncated Wigner approximation and other quantum-field methods, analogue gravity, solitons, quantum atom optics, quantum classical transition, Rydberg dressing.
  • Theoretical Rydberg physics: Quantum transport, entanglement, Rydberg interactions, Rydberg dressing.
  • Theoretical Optomechanics: Hybrid systems of cold atoms, nano-mechanical oscillators, lasers and Rydberg excited systems.