University of Nevada
Peter Winkler obtained his Dr. rer.nat. degree (PhD) in nuclear physics and later his Dr. rer. nat. habil. degree from the University Erlangen in Germany. In 1979 he joined the physics department of the University of Nevada at Reno for teaching and research. His research interests focused on atomic many-body theory. He obtained tenure in 1985 and became emeritus professor in 2013 after having directed 12 students in their dissertation research. Peter is a fellow of the American Physical Society.
Atomic many-body theory