Nicolò Defenu

Theoretical Physicist

My vision

The final goal of theoretical physics is to understand nature and predict its behaviour. One shall not be diverted by the beauty and power of mathematics and technology, but just exploit them to increase our comprehension of the real world. 

Quantum scale anomaly and spatial coherence in a 2D Fermi superfluid.


Published Papers


Talks at international conferences


Years post-doc experience


Teaching Assistant courses

Areas of Focus

Cold Atoms Physics

Theoretical Condensed Matter

Quantum Many Body Dynamics

Dynamical Critical Phenomena

Renormalization Group

Low Dimensional Quantum System

Long Range Interactions

Ongoing Teaching Activity

Theoretical statistical physics course

1st Workshop on Low Dimensional Quantum Many body System​s

​12th-16th July 2021, Internationales Wissenschaftsforum Heidelberg, Germany

The glory of science is to imagine more than we can prove.”

Freeman Dyson

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