Jens Marklof

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Jens Marklof
Professor Jens Marklof FRS.jpg
Jens Marklof in 2015, portrait via the Royal Society
Residence England
Fields Mathematics, Physics
Institutions University of Bristol
Alma mater Universitaet Hamburg
Universitaet Ulm
Notable awards

Jens Marklof FRS is a German mathematician working in the areas of quantum chaos, dynamical systems, equidistribution, modular forms and number theory.[1][2] Marklof is currently Professor of mathematical physics at the University of Bristol, UK.[1][2]


After studying physics at the University of Hamburg, Marklof was awarded a doctorate in 1997 at the University of Ulm.[3]

Awards and honours[edit]

In June 2010, Marklof was awarded the Whitehead Prize by the London Mathematical Society for his work on quantum chaos, random matrices and number theory.[4] Marklof was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society (FRS) in 2015.[5]



  1. ^ a b Jens Marklof. "Jens Marklof's Homepage". 
  2. ^ a b University of Bristol. "Prof Jens Marklof". 
  3. ^ "Jens Marklof, University of Bristol, UK - Biography". Complex patterns in wave functions - drums, graphs, and disorder. The Royal Society. 2012. Retrieved 21 June 2012. 
  4. ^ London Mathematical Society. "Prize Winners 2010". [permanent dead link]
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