Professor Henning Schomerus FInstP, SFHEA

Professor

Research Overview

My research aims to uncover quantum phenomena occuring for electrons and photons in small quantum systems. This includes the study of graphene, topological insulators and superconductors, quantum and atom optical systems, microlasers and photonic structures.

Selected Publications Show all 124 publications

Zero-voltage conductance peak from weak antilocalization in a Majorana nanowire
Pikulin, D.I., Dahlhaus, J.P., Wimmer, M., Schomerus, H., Beenakker, C.W.J. 12/2012 In: New Journal of Physics. 14
Journal article

Fermion-parity anomaly of the critical supercurrent in the quantum spin-Hall effect
Beenakker, C.W.J., Pikulin, D.I., Hyart, T., Schomerus, H., Dahlhaus, J.P. 2/01/2013 In: Physical Review Letters. 110, 1, 5 p.
Journal article

Parity anomaly and Landau-level lasing in strained photonic honeycomb lattices
Schomerus, H., Halpern, N. 4/01/2013 In: Physical Review Letters. 110, 1, 5 p.
Journal article

NOWNANO conference
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Lancaster Probability Days
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Topological lasers and condensates
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Topological lasers and condensates
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Supersymmetric Quantum Walks
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Altlas Reviewer Briefing
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Atlas SFHEA lunch
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Topological lasers and condensates
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

653. WE-Heraeus-Seminar
Participation in conference

Topological lasers and condensates
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

PT-symmetric scattering theory I&II
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Physics at Lancaster (Undergraduate Admissions)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Physics at Lancaster (Undergraduate Admissions)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Away day of programme grant "Semiconductor Quantum Photonics
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Topological lasers and condensates
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Topological lasers and condensates
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Gaussian ensembles and their experimental realization
Participation in conference

Asymmetric Microcavity and Wave Chaos
Participation in conference

ATLAS Reflection and Progress Workshop
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Away day of programme grant "Semiconductor Quantum Photonics"
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

FST Group Leads
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

School
School Engagement

Undergraduate Admissions Interview Days (12 events)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Probability Seminar
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Statistical approaches to chaotic scattering and localisation
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Probability Seminar
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Physics at Lancaster (Undergraduate Admissions)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Journées de la Matière Condensée 2016
Participation in conference

PIERS
Participation in conference

Selective amplification and charge conjugation in topological photonics
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

META 2016
Participation in conference

Recruiting the Best
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Physics at Lancaster (Undergraduate Admissions)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Physics at Lancaster (Undergraduate Admissions)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Non-Hermitian Photonics in complex media
Participation in conference

Statistical approaches to chaotic scattering and localisation
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

19th Symposium on Topological Quantum Information: Quantum matter out of equilibrium
Participation in conference

Sir Henry Royce Institute for Advanced Materials Workshop 2016
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

XI Brunel-Bielefeld Workshop on Random Matrix Theory
Participation in conference

Symmetry and topology in photonic systems
Participation in conference

Undergraduate Admissions Interview Days (10 events)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Condensed matter theory group seminar
Participation in conference

Physics at Lancaster (Undergraduate Admissions)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Symposium on "Quantum Chaos, Billards, RMT and more" in honor of Hans-Jürgen Stöckmann on his 70th birthday
Participation in conference

Gathering on "Random matrix theory, correlations and long tail distributions"
Participation in conference

LMS joint research group meeting
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

META 2015
Participation in conference

Summer school "Stochastic processes and random matrices"
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Physics at Lancaster (Undergraduate Admissions)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Topological and PT-symmetric photonic systems
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Quantum Correlated Matter and Chaos: A workshop in Honor of the Life and Work of Richard Prange
Participation in conference

Physics at Lancaster (Undergraduate Admissions)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Topological and PT-symmetric photonic systems
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Amplification and absorption in topological photonic systems
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Topological and PT-symmetric photonic systems
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Topological and PT-symmetric photonic systems
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

QuTe2015
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Random-matrix theory for Majorana modes in chiral superconductors
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

"Non-Hermitean Random Matrices: 50 Years After Ginibre"
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Delay times in chiral random-matrix ensembles
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

LPHYS 2014
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Physics at Lancaster (Undergraduate Admissions)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Topologically protected zero modes in electronic and optical systems
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

graphene flagship workpackage meeting
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Topologically protected zero modes in electronic and optical systems
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

School
School Engagement

Seminar talk
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Undergraduate Admissions Interview Days (12 events)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Transport in Majorana nanowires
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Physics at Lancaster (Undergraduate Admissions)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

International Workshop on Advances in Quantum Chaotic Scattering: From (Non-)Linear Waves to Few-Body Systems
Participation in conference

Physics at Lancaster (Undergraduate Admissions)
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Department of Physics (Publisher)
Editorial activity

EPSRC
Business Engagement

Loreto College
School Engagement

conference "Transport in Open Quantum Systems: Experiment and Theory"
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Seminar Talk
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Essen Alumni Meeting
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Department of Physics (Publisher)
Editorial activity

Department of Physics (Publisher)
Editorial activity

Seminar Talk
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Wave Chaos from the Micro- to the Macroscale
Participation in conference

Seminar Talk
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Theo-Murphy meeting on "Complex patterns in wave functions - drums, graphs, and disorder"
Participation in conference

Non-Hermitian Operators in Quantum Physics
Participation in conference

Physical Review X (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Optics Express (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Journal of Computational Electronics (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) (External organisation)
Membership of committee

School
School Engagement

Mathematical philosophies in physics-A condensed-matter perspective
Public Lecture/ Debate/Seminar

Seminar Talk
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PT-Symmetric Quantum Mechanics Symposium
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Seminar Talk
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Quantum physics with non-hermitian operators
Participation in conference

East Midlands Mathematical Physics Seminar
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Workshop On Microcavities and their Applications
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Seminar Talk
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Seminar Talk
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Seminar Talk
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Seminar Talk
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Beam shifts: Analogies between light and matter waves
Participation in conference

Seminar Talk
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Annals of Physics (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Chemical Physics Letters (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Nature Nanotechnology (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Nonlinearity (Journal)
Publication peer-review

The Royal Society (External organisation)
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Science Foundation Ireland (External organisation)
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Dynamic Days Europe
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Dynamics Days Europe
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Seminar Talk
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Nanopeter 2010
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Physics of micro and nanoscale systems
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Seminar Talk
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Seminar Talk
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Fluctuation and Noise Letters (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Journal of Statistical Physics (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Applied Physics Letters (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Foundations of Physics (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Deutsche Forschungsgesellschaft (DFG) (External organisation)
Membership of committee

The Leverhulme Trust (External organisation)
Membership of committee

Seminar Talk
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Agressia-09
Participation in conference

Workshop on Random Matrix Theory
Participation in conference

Tunneling and Scattering in Complex Systems - From Single to Many Particle Physics
Participation in conference

Seminar Talk
Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Workshop On Microcavities and their Applications
Participation in conference

Graphene Workshop
Participation in conference

East Midlands Mathematical Physics Seminar
Participation in conference

ESF Conference "Graphene Week"
Participation in conference

Seminar Talk
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Resonances in physics and mathematics
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Seminar Talk
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Dynamics Days Asia-Pacific 5 [DDAP5]
Participation in conference

Seminar Talk
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Seminar Talk
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Seminar Talk
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Quantum Chaos: Routes to RMT Statistics and Beyond
Participation in conference

Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter (Journal)
Publication peer-review

U.S. - Israel Binational Science Foundation (External organisation)
Membership of committee

Foundation for Polish Science (FNP) (External organisation)
Membership of committee

Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Nanoelectronics 2006
Participation in conference

International Winterschool on Counting Statistics
Participation in conference

Physical Review A (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Solid State Communications (Journal)
Publication peer-review

New Journal of Physics (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Journal of Low Temperature Physics (Journal)
Publication peer-review

EPSRC (External organisation)
Membership of committee

Institute of Physics (External organisation)
Member of an organisation

Institute of Physics (External organisation)
Membership of committee

German-Israeli Foundation for Scientific Research and Development (GIF) (External organisation)
Membership of committee

National Science Foundation (External organisation)
Membership of committee

Journal of Mathematical Physics (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Superconductor Science and Technology (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Il Nuovo Cimento B (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Minerva meeting on semiclassics, quantum chaos, and mesoscopics
Participation in conference

European Physical Journal B (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Physical Review E (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Swiss National Science Foundation (External organisation)
Membership of committee

Anderson localization, quantum chaos and random matrices
Participation in conference

EPL (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Physics Letters A (Journal)
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Physical Review Letters (Journal)
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Physics Reports (Journal)
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Journal of Physics -London- a Mathematical and General (Journal)
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Physical Review B (Journal)
Publication peer-review

Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft (DPG) (External organisation)
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European Physical Society (EPS) (External organisation)
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Prize for excellent PhD Thesis
Prize (including medals and awards)

Fellow (FInstP)
Election to learned society

Senior Fellow (SFHEA)
Other distinction

  • Condensed Matter Theory
  • North West Nanoscience Doctoral Training Centre
  • Quantum Technology Centre