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Matthieu Marechal


Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg
Staudtstraße 7
D-91058 Erlangen

Office: Building B3, Room 02.572
Phone: +49 9131 85 28447
Fax: +49 9131 85 28444

e-mail: matthieu.marechal@fau.de

Research Interests

  • Fundamental Measure Theory
    Density functional theory with a functional derived from the geometry of the particle.
  • Simulations of anisotropic colloids
    Dumbbells, disks, bowls, cubes, etc.
  • Free energy calculations
    To obtain the free energy of columnar phases/crystals etc.


It taught Physics of fluids in the 'Sommersemester' 2015 and Computerphysik und numerische Methoden (Computational physics and numerical methods) in the 'Sommersemester' 2018.