Pineapple Award in Physics

Johann Ostmeyer, Christoph Schürmann and Carsten Urbach were awarded the pineapple award in physics for their publication on Beer mats make bad frisbees. The pineapple award is the Chinese equivalent of the IG Nobel prize.

More details can be found here.

Carsten Urbach
Carsten Urbach
Professor of Theoretical Physics

My research focuses on Computational Physics, and in particular Lattice QCD, Lattice Field Theories and statistical data analysis. This naturally includes high performance computing.