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Kollegiengebäude Mathematik (20.30)
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Karlsruher Institut für Technologie
Institut für Stochastik

Englerstr. 2
D-76131 Karlsruhe

Postadresse:
D-76128 Karlsruhe

Öffnungszeiten:
Mo-Fr 10:00 - 12:00

Tel.: 0721 608 43270/43265

Fax.: 0721 608 46066

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Sprechstunde: Dienstag 10:30 - 11:30
Zimmer: 2.054 Kollegiengebäude Mathematik (20.30)
Tel.: 0721 608 46688
Email: michael.klatt@kit.edu

Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT)
Institut für Stochastik
Englerstraße 2
76131 Karlsruhe

Random spatial structures


Research Interests

  • Random spatial structures from nuclear physics to gamma-ray astronomy
  • Statistical physics and physics of condensed matter
  • New exotic states of matter
  • Random tessellations, hyperuniformity and hyperfluctuating structures, new states of matter
  • Interplay between physics and geometry of complex structures
  • Stochastic geometry from random fields to porous media, from analytics to numerics
  • Sensitive and robust shape descriptors derived from integral geometry
  • Statistical methods for spatial data analyses
  • Percolation; fractal percolation; topology
  • Biological tissues and nanostructures; anisotropy

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Publications

Preprints

  • M. A. Klatt and S. Torquato. Characterization of maximally random jammed sphere packings. III. Transport and Electromagnetic Properties Via Correlation Functions. arXiv:1710.04268 (2017)
  • M. A. Klatt and K. Mecke. Morphometric analysis in gamma-ray astronomy using Minkowski functionals: III. Sensitivity increase via a refined structure quantification. arXiv:1710.03543 (2017)
  • M. A. Klatt and K. Mecke. Morphometric analysis in gamma-ray astronomy using Minkowski functionals: II. Joint structure quantification. arXiv:1710.03542 (2017)
  • B. Ebner, N. Henze, M. A. Klatt, K. Mecke. Goodness-of-fit tests for complete spatial randomness based on Minkowski functionals of binary images. arXiv:1710.02333 (2017)

Book Chapters

  • M. A. Klatt, G. Last, K. Mecke, C. Redenbach, F. M. Schaller, G. E. Schröder-Turk. Cell shape analysis of random tessellations based on Minkowski tensors. In Lecture Notes in Mathematics Tensor Valuations and their Applications in Stochastic Geometry and Imaging (eds. E. B. Vedel Jensen and M. Kiderlen) 2177:385--421 (Springer International Publishing, 2017)

In Peer-Reviewed Journals

Conference Proceedings


Curriculum Vitae

Positions and Employment

  • 07/2015-present: Postdoctoral Fellow at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
  • 02/2011-02/2012: Research and Teaching Assistant at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg

Education

  • 02/2016: Dr. rer. nat., Department of physics, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • 01-06/2014: Visiting Student Research Collaborator at Princeton University
  • 02/2011-06/2015: PhD student at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • 12/2010: Diploma in physics with honors, grade 1.0, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • 10/2006-12/2010: Undergraduate student at the Universities of Erlangen-Nürnberg and Regensburg
  • 04-09/2006: Distance learning at the University of Kaiserslautern
  • 06/2005: High school diploma (Abitur), grade 1.0

Awards

  • 10/2017: Kulturpreis Bayern, Price for Culture and Science of the Federal State of Bavaria
  • 10/2016: Ohm Prize of the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg for an outstanding dissertation in 2015/2016
  • 06-07/2015: Participant of the 65th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting
  • 03/2015: Best Poster Award at the 18th Workshop on Stochastic Geometry
  • 03/2012-08/2014: PhD Fellow of the German National Merit Foundation
  • 10/2011: Ohm Prize of the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg for an outstanding diploma thesis in 2010/2011
  • 09/2008-12/2010: Fellow of the German National Merit Foundation
  • 04/2008-02/2016 Scholar of the Elite Graduate Program of the State of Bavaria "Physics with Integrated Doctorate Program"
  • 10/2005-03/2011: Scholar of the "Max Weber-Program of the State of Bavaria for the support of the highly-gifted"

Presentations

65th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting

  • Complex and Disordered Structures: from Supernovae to Medical Diagnostics, Talk at the Bavarian Evening at the 65th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting, Lindau, Germany (Jul. 2015)
  • Minkowski Tensors: Sensitive Measures of Anisotropy for Random Spatial Structures, Talk at the Master Class with Kurt Wüthrich at the 65th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting, Lindau, Germany (Jul. 2015)

Invited Conference Presentation

  • Universal hidden order in amorphous cellular geometries, Talk at the International Conference on Geometry and Physics of Spatial Random Systems, Bad Herrenalb, Germany (Sep. 2017)
  • Shape of Anisotropic Random Fields, Talk at the International Conference on Geometry and Physics of Spatial Random Systems, Bad Herrenalb, Germany (Sep. 2015)

Contributed Conference Presentations

  • Anisotropy in finite continuum percolation: threshold estimation by Minkowski functionals, Talk at the 19th Workshop on Stochastic Geometry, Stereology and Image Analysis, Luminy, France (May 2017)
  • Shape analysis of disordered structures across length scales, Talk at the spring school "Probability in mathematics and physics", Darmstadt, Germany (Mar. 2017)
  • Shape analysis of random fields in physics, Talk at the 6th Workshop on Geometry and Physics of Spatial Random Systems, Hohenwart, Germany (Dec. 2016)
  • Anisotropic Gaussian Random Fields Characterized by Minkowski Tensors, Talk at the DPG Spring Meeting, Regensburg, Germany (Mar. 2016)
  • Characterization of Anisotropic Gaussian Random Fields by Minkowski Tensors, Talk at the 12th German Probability and Statistics Days, Bochum, Germany (Mar. 2016)
  • Nuclear Pasta and Butterfly Scales United by the Same Spatial Microstructure, Poster at the International Conference "Shape Up: Exercises in Materials Geometry and Topology", Berlin, Germany (Sep. 2015)
  • Morphometry of Random Fields in Physics, Poster at the 18th Workshop on Stochastic Geometry, Stereology and Image Analysis, Lingen, Germany (Mar. 2015)
  • Characterization of Maximally Random Jammed Sphere Packings using Voronoi Correlation Functions, Poster at the International Conference "Jam-Packed: Conference on Packing and Jamming of Particulate Systems", Erlangen, Germany (Sep. 2014)
  • Characterization of Maximally Random Jammed Sphere Packings using Voronoi Correlation Functions, Talk at the Workshop on Tensor Valuations in Stochastic Geometry and Imaging, Sandbjerg, Denmark (Sep. 2014)
  • Characterizing Maximally Random Jammed Sphere Packings using Minkowski Functionals and Tensors, Talk at the 111th Statistical Mechanics Conference, Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA (May, 2014)
  • Structure of Randomness. Talk at the Forum for Doctoral Students of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation, Cologne, Germany (Nov. 2013)
  • Morphometric Analysis in Gamma-ray Astronomy, Poster at the International Conference on Geometry and Physics of Spatial Random Systems, Freudenstadt, Germany (Sep. 2013)
  • Percolation Threshold for Anisotropic Continuum Percolation, Talk at the 4th Workshop on Geometry and Physics of Spatial Random Systems, Aarhus, Denmark (Apr. 2013)
  • Papaya and Karambola: a Practical Demonstration, Talk at the 4th Workshop on Geometry and Physics of Spatial Random Systems, Aarhus, Denmark (Apr. 2013)
  • Minkowski Maps: Detection of Diffuse Signals with Strong Background Noise, Poster at the DPG Spring Meeting, Regensburg, Germany (Mar. 2013)
  • Quantifying Shape in Heterogeneous Media by Minkowski Tensors, Talk at the DPG Spring Meeting, Regensburg, Germany (Mar. 2013)
  • Morphometric Analysis in Gamma-ray Astronomy, Poster at the 5th International Symposium on High-Energy Gamma-Ray Astronomy, Heidelberg, Germany (Jul. 2012)
  • Morphometric Analysis in Gamma-Ray Astronomy Using Minkowski functionals, Talk at the DPG Spring Meeting, Göttingen, Germany (Feb. 2012)
  • Morphometric Analysis in Gamma-ray Astronomy, Poster at the 1st Workshop on Geometry and Physics of Spatial Random Systems, Bad Herrenalb, Germany (Jul. 2011)

Seminar Lectures

  • Characterization of Maximally Random Jammed Sphere Packings, Institute for Stochastics, Karlsruhe Insitute of Technology, Germany (Jan. 2017)
  • Morphometry of random spatial structures in physics, Special Colloquium, Heidelberg University, Germany (Jul. 2016)
  • Morphometry of random spatial structures in physics, CSGB Seminar, Aarhus University, Denmark (Jun. 2016)
  • Morphometry of random spatial structures in physics, Special Seminar LMU/MPQ, Chair Professor Theodor W. Hänsch, LMU München, Germany (Apr. 2016)
  • Random Spatial Structures: Nuclei, Soft Matter, and the Universe, Meeting of the Elite Graduate Program "Physics with Integrated Doctorate Program", University of Regensburg, Germany (Jan. 2015)
  • Minkowski Functionals of Anisotropic Boolean Models, Physics Institute, University of Stuttgart, Germany (Aug. 2014)
  • Morphometric Analysis of Random Fields, Theoretical Chemistry, Princeton University, New Jersey, USA (Feb. 2014)
  • Morphometric Analysis in Gamma-Ray Astronomy, Telecommunications Laboratory, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany (May 2013)
  • Morphometric Analysis in Gamma-Ray Astronomy, Erlangen Center for Astroparticle Physics, Erlangen, Germany (Feb. 2013)
  • Sensitivity Increase via the Morphometric Analysis in Gamma-Ray Astronomy, Instiute of Stochastics, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany (Jan. 2013)
  • Anisotropic Boolean Models: MIL, Minkowski Tensors, and Percolation, Institute of Theoretical Physics, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany (Jan. 2013)
  • Morphometric Analysis in Gamma-Ray Astronomy, Meeting of the Elite Graduate Program "Physics with Integrated Doctorate Program", Plankstetten, Germany (Jun. 2011)
  • Morphometric Analysis in Gamma-Ray Astronomy, Erlangen Center for Astroparticle Physics, Erlangen, Germany (Feb. 2011)
  • Percolation Threshold for Anisotropic Continuum Percolation, Meeting of the Elite Graduate Program "Physics with Integrated Doctorate Program", University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany (Feb. 2010)

Images

Three-dimensional random spatial structure

Random spatial structure

Percolation of void clusters of Boolean models

Percolation of void clusters

Bond percolation

Bond percolation

Excursion sets of Gaussian random fields

Excursion sets of Gaussian random fields





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