Ruprecht Karls Universität Heidelberg

Anna Battista

Research Interests

    • Malaria parasite motility
    • Active particles
    • Stochastic processes

Short Vita

    Since November 2011
    PhD student at Heidelberg University, Institute for Theoretical Physics, HGS Mathcomp, under the supervision of Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schwarz
    October 2006- November 2012
    Student at the Scuola Galileiana di Studi Superiori ( University of Padova, Italy)
    September 2011
    Master degree in Physics at University of Padova
    September 2010- June 2011
    Ten months stay in Copenhagen, Denmark, in the course of the Master Thesis, supervised by Prof. A. Maritan (University of Padova) and Dr. H. Flyvbjerg (Technical University of Denmark)
    October 2009- September 2011
    Master studies of Physics at University of Padova
    October 2006 - July 2009
    Bachelor studies of Physics at University of Padova

Master Thesis

      Statistical mechanics of DNA melting and its observation, University of Padova and Technical University of Denmark, 2011.


    • Winter semester 2012/2013, Tutorial on Statistical Physics (Master of Physics, 7th semester), Heidelberg University
    • Summer semester 2012, Tutorial on Theoretical Physics IV (Quantum Mechanics) (Bachelor of Physics, 6th semester), Heidelberg University


    • 25. - 30. 03. 2012, DPG Spring Meeting of the Condensed Matter Section, TU Berlin, Germany
    • 14. - 17. 03. 2012, Joint meeting of the German Society for Tropical Medicine and International Health (DTG) and German Society for Parasitology (DGP), Heidelberg University, Germany


Institute for Theoretical Physics
Ruprecht-Karls-University of Heidelberg
BIOQUANT, Im Neuenheimer Feld 267
Room 163
69120 Heidelberg, Germany
email: anna.battista at
phone: +49-(0)6221-54-51253
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