Pedro Schlottmann received his Ph.D. degree from the Technical University of Munich (Germany) in 1973. After postdoctoral appointments at the Max-Planck Institute, Munich, the Freie Universität Berlin, and the University of California, Berkeley, USA, he became an Assistant Professor at the Freie Universität Berlin and a Heisenberg Fellow of the German National Science Foundation. He was a Research Scientist at the Research Center of Juelich (1982–1985) and joined the Physics Department of Temple University in Philadelphia in 1985. Since 1990, he is a Professor in the Department of Physics and the National High Magnetic Field Laboratory at Florida State University in Tallahassee. His research interests are condensed matter Theory, many-body physics and statistical mechanics with special emphasis on strongly correlated electrons, in particular, heavy fermions, quantum criticality, manganites, magnetism, mesoscopic systems, and ultracold atom gases. He had numerous research grants from the Department of Energy, National Science Foundation, and DARPA.
Biography Updated on 11 July 2012