research background in physics: hybrid quantum systems, cavity QED, many-body physics, ultra-cold quantum gases, quantum optics, computational physics

Journal Referee: EuroPhysics Letter (EPL), Phys. Rev B, Phys.Rev.Lett, New Journal of Physics

selected publications (further on arxiv): 

  1. N. Mann, M. Reza Bakhtiari, A. Pelster and Michael Thorwart, Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 063605 (2018)  ( arxiv  )
  2. N. Mann, M. Reza Bakhtiari, F. Massel, A. Pelster and Michael Thorwart,Phys. Rev. A 95, 043604 (2017)  (arxiv)
  3. M. Reza Bakhtiari, Andreas Hemmerich, Helmut Ritsch, and Michael Thorwart, Nonequilibrium Phase Transition of Interacting Bosons in an Intra-Cavity Optical Lattice, Phys. Rev. Lett. 114, 123601 (2015)  (arxiv)

  4. J. Klinder, H. Keßler, M. Reza Bakhtiari, M. Thorwart, and A. Hemmerich, Observation of a Superradiant Mott Insulator in the Dicke-Hubbard Model,  Phys. Rev. Lett. 115, 230403 (2015)  (arxiv)

  5. G. Fläschner, K. Ruschmeier, A. Schwarz, M. Reza Bakhtiari, M. Thorwart and Roland Wiesendanger, Temperature and non-linear response of cantilever-type mechanical oscillators used in atomic force microscopes with interferometric detection, Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 123102 (2015)  

  6. B. Schmidt, M. Reza Bakhtiari, I. Titvinidze, Ulrich Schneider, Michiel Snoek, and Walter Hofstetter, Dynamical Arrest of Ultracold Lattice Fermions, Phys. Rev. Lett. 110, 075302 (2013)  (arxiv)

  7. M. Reza Bakhtiari, Mikko J. Leskinen, and Paivi Törmä, Spectral Signatures of the Fulde-Ferrell-Larkin-Ovchinnikov Order Parameter in One-Dimensional Optical Lattices, Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 120404 (2008)  (arxiv)


  • solo lecturer: Theoretical Ultra-Cold Atoms, summer 2015, Hamburg Uni 
  • Tutors supervisor: Statistical Physics (winter 2009) & Quantum Optics (summer 2010), Frankfurt Uni