Univ.-Prof. Dr. Harvey B. Meyer

 

Professional and scientific career

since April 2014
Professor at the Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz

2010
Junior Professor at the Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz

2009
Fellow in the Theoretical Physics Division of CERN

2008
Research Scientist at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.I.T.), Cambridge, USA

2006
Postdoctoral research position at M.I.T.

2004
Postdoctoral research position at DESY, Zeuthen, Germany

2001-2004
D.Phil. in Theoretical Physics, University of Oxford, UK

1996-2001
Diplome de Physique, Lausanne University, Switzerland

Grants and Awards

2018 ERC Consolidator Grant
Strong-interaction matter coupled to electroweak probes and dark matter candidates (SIMDAMA)

Resarch interests

  • Lattice field theory
  • 'Non-Equilibrium Phenomena from Euclidean QCD' (NEPhEuQCD) collaboration
  • QCD phase diagram, thermal field theory, sprectral functions
  • Hadron structure, hadronic light-by-light scattering

Teaching

  • SoSe 2019
  • Numerische Algorithmen
  • WiSe 2018/2019
    Numerische Algorithmen
  • SoSe 2018
    Klassische Elektrodynamik (Theorie 2)
  • WiSe 2017/2018
    Klassische Mechanik (Theorie 1)
  • SoSe 2017
    Mathematische Rechenmethoden
  • WiSe 2016/2017
    Höhere Quantenmechanik (Theorie 5)
  • SoSe 2016
    Statistische Physik (Theorie 4)
  • WiSe 2015/2016
    Klassische Feldtheorie (Theorie 2)
  • SoSe 2015
    Klassische Mechanik (Theorie 1)
  • WiSe 2014/2015
    Mathematische Rechenmethoden
  • SoSe 2014
    Höhere Quantenmechanik und Quantenfeldtheorie (Theorie 6)
  • WiSe 2013/2014
    Theoretische Physik 3, Quantenmechanik
  • SoSe 2013
    Theoretische Physik 5, Klassische Feldtheorie
  • WiSe 2012/2013
    Mathematische Rechenmethoden 1
  • SoSe 2012
    Mathematische Rechenmethoden 2
    Infoseminar "Die Physik Arbeitsgruppen stellen sich vor":
    Presentation of the lattice QCD group for Bachelor/Master students
  • WiSe 2011/2012
    Theoretische Physik 5, Klassische Feldtheorie
  • WiSe 2010/2011
    Einführung die Gittereichtheorie

Selected publications

Lattice QCD and the anomalous magnetic moment of the muon
By Harvey B. Meyer, Hartmut Wittig
arXiv:1807.09370 [hep-lat] Prog.Part.Nucl.Phys. 104 (2019) 46-96

Iso-vector axial form factors of the nucleon in two-flavour lattice QCD By Stefano Capitani et al..
By Harvey B. Meyer, Hartmut Wittig
arXiv:1705.06186 [hep-lat] Int.J.Mod.Phys. A34 (2019) no.02, 1950009

Euclidean correlators at imaginary spatial momentum and their relation to the thermal photon emission rate
By Harvey B. Meyer
arXiv:1807.00781 [hep-lat] Eur.Phys.J. A54 (2018) no.11, 192

Hadronic light-by-light scattering amplitudes from lattice QCD versus dispersive sum rules
By Antoine Gérardin, Jeremy Green, Oleksii Gryniuk, Georg von Hippel, Harvey B. Meyer, Vladimir Pascalutsa, Hartmut Wittig
arXiv:1712.00421 [hep-lat] Phys.Rev. D98 (2018) no.7, 074501

Lattice calculation of the pion transition form factor \(\pi^0\to\gamma\gamma\) By Antoine Gérardin, Harvey B. Meyer, Andreas Nyffeler
arXiv:1607.08174 [hep-lat] Phys.Rev. D94 (2016) no.7, 074507

The pion quasiparticle in the low-temperature phase of QCD
By Bastian B. Brandt, Anthony Francis, Harvey B. Meyer, Daniel Robaina
arXiv:1506.05732 [hep-lat] Phys.Rev. D92 (2015) no.9, 094510

Lattice QCD and the Timelike Pion Form Factor
By Harvey B. Meyer
arXiv:1105.1892 [hep-lat] Phys.Rev.Lett. 107 (2011) 072002

Transport Properties of the Quark-Gluon Plasma: A Lattice QCD Perspective
By Harvey B. Meyer
arXiv:1104.3708 [hep-lat] Eur.Phys.J. A47 (2011) 86

General Public

The Higgs boson and the origin of the electron mass
By Harvey B. Meyer
PDF document (1 MB), Nov. 28, 2013