Achim Kempf

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University of Waterloo - Department of Applied Mathematics

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Phone: x35462

Dr. Kempf was an undergraduate at the University of Heidelberg (Germany's oldest), and he obtained his PhD from the University of Munich. He has been awarded various scholarships, including an LGFG scholarship from the German Federal State of Baden-W├╝rttemberg and scholarships from the German National Merit Foundation. After his PhD, he spent five years at the University of Cambridge, at the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP), the last three of which as a Research Fellow of one of the Cambridge Colleges (Corpus). He then spent three years at the Institute for Fundamental Theory at University of Florida, after which he joined the Department of Applied Mathematics here at UW in 2001.


The Department of Applied Mathematics at the University of Waterloo (UW). Also: The Department of Physics at UW, the Institute for Quantum Computation at UW, and the Guelph-Waterloo Physics Institute. Students interested in graduate studies normally apply through the Department of Applied Mathematics at UW. Funded opportunities for grad studies on various research topics have recently become available. Email inquiries directly to Dr. Kempf are welcome.