Quantum Optics Group (LMU) - Quantum Many Body Systems Division (MPQ)

Christian Schweizer

Christian Schweizer

Phone: +49 89 2180 6133

Fax: +49 89 2180 63851



Room: H134
Fakultät für Physik
Schellingstr. 4
80799 München


Current research: Boson lab, Caesium lab


Selected Publications fold fold 


Floquet approach to Z2 lattice gauge theories with ultracold atoms in optical lattices

Authors: Christian Schweizer, Fabian Grusdt, Moritz Berngruber, Luca Barbiero, Eugene Demler, Nathan Goldman, Immanuel Bloch, Monika Aidelsburger

Magazine: arXiv:1901.07103 (2019)

Topological charge pumping in the interacting bosonic Rice-Mele model

Authors: A.L.C. Hayward, C. Schweizer, M. Lohse, M. Aidelsburger, F. Heidrich-Meisner

Magazine: Phys. Rev. B 98, 245148 (2018)

Coupling ultracold matter to dynamical gauge fields in optical lattices: From flux-attachment to Z2 lattice gauge theories

Authors: Luca Barbiero, Christian Schweizer, Monika Aidelsburger, Eugene Demler, Nathan Goldman, Fabian Grusdt

Magazine: arXiv:1810.02777 (2018)

Exploring 4D Quantum Hall Physics with a 2D Topological Charge Pump

Authors: Michael Lohse, Christian Schweizer, Hannah M. Price, Oded Zilberberg, Immanuel Bloch

Magazine: Nature 553, 55 (2018)

Spin Pumping and Measurement of Spin Currents in Optical Superlattices

Authors: C. Schweizer, M. Lohse, R. Citro, and I. Bloch

Magazine:  Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 170405

A Thouless Quantum Pump with Ultracold Bosonic Atoms in an Optical Superlattice

Authors: Michael Lohse, Christian Schweizer, Oded Zilberberg, Monika Aidelsburger, Immanuel Bloch

Magazine: Nature Physics 12, 350–354 (2016)

Measuring the Chern number of Hofstadter bands with ultracold bosonic atoms

Authors: M. Aidelsburger, M. Lohse, C. Schweizer, M. Atala, J. T. Barreiro, S. Nascimbène, N. R. Cooper, I. Bloch, N. Goldman

Magazine: Nature Physics 11, 162-166 (2015), AOP 3171 (2014)