Ulrich Walter Heinz

Prof. Ulrich Heinz

Ulrich Walter Heinz

Distinguished University Professor, Emeritus Professor



Physics Research Building, M2046

Areas of Expertise

  • phenomenolgy of particle production in relativistic heavy-io
  • thermal quantum field theory in and out of equilibrium
  • relativistic kinetic theory and relativistic (viscous) hydro
  • Theoretical nuclear physics
  • creation, thermalization, and dynamics of quark-gluon plasma


  • M.Sc. Physics Goethe University, Frankfurt 1978
  • Ph.D., Physics Goethe University, Frankfurt 1980

Brief CV: Biosketch Ulrich Heinz

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science, 2005

The Ohio State University Distinguished Scholar Award, 2007