Short CV of Markus P. Müller

since 07/2015


Assistant Professor at the University of Western Ontario, and associate faculty member at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, Canada.

09/2013 - 05/2015


Junior research group leader, Intitute for Theoretical Physics, Heidelberg University, Germany.

11/2010 - 08/2013


Postdoc at the Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics, Waterloo, Canada.

11/2008 - 10/2010


Postdoc at group of Prof. Jens Eisert in Potsdam (dual affiliation while research assistant at TU Berlin).

10/2007 - 10/2008


Postdoc at the Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences, Leipzig (on leave from research assistant position).



Dr. rer. nat., Technische Universität Berlin, with distinction.
Thesis: Quantum Kolmogorov Complexity and the Quantum Turing Machine.

11/2004 - 10/2010


Research Assistant (Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter), TU Berlin.
Research and a lot of teaching.


Diploma in physics
, Technische Universität Berlin.

09/2001 - 09/2004

  Physics studies at TU Berlin; student teaching assistant (tutor).

2002 - 2007

  Scholarship by the German National Academic Foundation (Studienstiftung)

10/1998 - 08/2001

  Physics studies at University Erlangen and Stony Brook University, NY.



First prize at German youth science fair "Jugend forscht" in mathematics.

10/1997 - 09/1998

  Civilian Service, Blindeninstitutsstiftung Rückersdorf:
care for blind and multiply disabled children.