Selected Topics:

Thermoelectric heat engine

Thermodynamics and Information

Self-propelled particle

Vesicles in flow

Membrane Adhesion

Hidden degree of freedom


Sebastian Goldt

Mr. M.Sc.
Sebastian Goldt
PhD Student

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Phone 0049 711 685-64932
Email address
Universität Stuttgart
II. Institut für Theoretische Physik
Pfaffenwaldring 57
70569 Stuttgart


Stochastic Thermodynamics of biological systems

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Stochastic Thermodynamics of Learning
S. Goldt und U. Seifert
Phys. Rev. Lett., 118, 010601 (2017)

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Stochastic Thermodynamics of Resetting (selected as Editors' choice)
J. Fuchs, S. Goldt und U. Seifert
EPL 113 60009 (2016)
Link  arXiv

Role of the potential landscape on the single-file diffusion through channels
S.D. Goldt, E.M. Terentjev
J. Chem. Phys.  141, 224901 (2014)
Link  arXiv

Zinc finger proteins and the 3D organization of chromosomes
CJ Feinauer, A Hofmann, S Goldt, L Liu, G Máté, DW Heermann
Adv. Prot. Chem. Struct. Biol.  90, 67-117 (2013)

  • Winter term 2016/17
    • Example class in Statistical Physics (Theoretical physics IV)
  • Summer term 2016
    • Example class in Electrodynamics (Theoretical physics III)
  • Winter term 2015/1
    • Example class Statistical Mechanics (Theoretical physics IV)
  • Summer term 2015
  • Winter term 2014/15
    • Example class in Statistical Mechanics (Theoretical physics IV).
      Supplementary material can be found here (German only...).
Curriculum vitae:
  • since 11/2017: post-doctoral researcher in the group of Lenka Zdeborová at the Institut de Physique Théorique in Paris
  • 2014-2017: Graduate student with Prof. Udo Seifert at the II. Institute for Theoretical Physics, Universität of Stuttgart, Germany.
  • 2010-2014: B.A., M.Sci. in Experimental & Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge, England.
  • 2009-2010: Civil service, German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany.
  • 2009: Abitur, Schule Schloss Salem, Salem am Bodensee, Germany.