Prof. W.D. Heiss

  • Contact information
    Telephone: +27 21 808 3383
    Fax: +27 21 808 3385
    Building: Merensky Building, Room 1041
    Postal Address:
    Department of Physics
    University of Stellenbosch
    Private Bag X1
    Matieland, 7602
    South Africa
  • Professor at the Department of Physics, US
    Professor Emeritus (University of the Witwatersrand)
    Fellow of the Royal Society of South Africa
    Recipient of the De Beers Gold Medal 2002
    Hosted the workshop "The Physics of Exceptional Points" at Stellenbosch in November 2010, see
  • Research interests:
    Quantum chaos, quantum phase transitions, physical significance of exceptional points
  • Selected publications:
    publications list
  • Non-academic interests: Classical music (listening and practising), Hiking