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Feb 2016 Dr. rer. nat., summa cum laude
Department of physics, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg Dec 2010 Diploma in physics with honors
Department of physics, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg Education
Jan 2014 – Jun 2014 Visiting Student Research Collaborator
Princeton University, New Jersey, USA Feb 2011 – Jun 2015 Ph.D. student
University of Erlangen-Nürnberg Oct 2006 – Dec 2010 Undergraduate student
Universities of Erlangen-Nürnberg and Regensburg Apr 2006 – Sep 2006 Undergraduate student
University of Kaiserslautern Positions and Employment
Since Oct 2020 Sponsored affiliate of Princeton University
Oct 2020 – present Postdoctoral Research Scholar
During the pandemic, I returned to Germany. I work at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg and Saarland University Oct 2018 – Sep 2020 Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Department of Physics, Princeton University Jul 2015 – Sep 2018 Postdoctoral Research Scholar
Department of Mathematics, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Feb 2011 – Jun 2015 Research and Teaching Assistant
Department of Physics, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg Awards and Fellowships
Oct 2017 Kulturpreis Bayern – Price for Culture and Science of the Federal State of Bavaria
Oct 2016 Ohm Prize of the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg for an outstanding dissertation in 2015/2016
Jun 2015 – Jul 2015 Participant of the 65th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting
Mar 2015 Best Poster Award at the 18th Workshop on Stochastic Geometry
Mar 2012 – Aug 2014 Ph.D. Fellow of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation
Oct 2011 Ohm Prize of the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg for an outstanding diploma thesis in 2010/2011
Sep 2008 – Dec 2010 Fellow of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation
Apr 2008 – Feb 2016 Scholar of the Elite Graduate Program of the State of Bavaria “Physics with Integrated Doctorate Program”
Oct 2005 – Mar 2011 Scholar of the “Max Weber-Program of the State of Bavaria for the support of the highly-gifted”
Selected list of publications
M. A. Klatt, G. Last, D. Yogeshwaran.
Hyperuniform and rigid stable matchings. Random Struct Alg. 2020-1–35 (2020) M. A. Klatt and K. Mecke.
Detecting structured sources in noisy images via Minkowski maps. EPL (Europhysics Letters) 128:60001-p1–8 (2019) M. A. Klatt, P. J. Steinhardt, S. Torquato.
Phoamtonic designs yield sizeable 3D photonic band gaps. Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 116:23480–23486 (2019) C. Spengler, F. Nolle, J. Mischo, T. Faidt, S. Grandthyll, N. Thewes, P. Jung, M. Koch, F. Müller, M. Bischoff, M. A. Klatt, K. Jacobs.
Strength of bacterial adhesion on nanostructured surfaces quantified by substrate morphometry. Nanoscale 11:19713–19722 (2019) M.A. Klatt, J. Lovrić, D. Chen, S. C. Kapfer, F. M. Schaller, P. W. A. Schönhöfer, B. S. Gardiner, A.-S. Smith, G. E. Schröder-Turk, S. Torquato.
Universal hidden order in amorphous cellular geometries. Nat. Commun. 10:811 (2019) B. Ebner, N. Henze, M. A. Klatt, K. Mecke.
Goodness-of-fit tests for complete spatial randomness based on Minkowski functionals of binary images. Electron. J. Statist 12:2873–2904 (2018) B. D. Wilts, B. Apeleo Zubiri, M. A. Klatt, B. Butz, M. G. Fischer, S. T. Kelly, E. Spiecker, U. Steiner, G. E. Schröder-Turk.
Butterfly gyroid nanostructures as a time-frozen glimpse of intracellular membrane development. Science Advances 3:e1603119-1–8 (2017) B. Schuetrumpf, M. A. Klatt, K. Iida, G. E. Schröder-Turk, J. A. Maruhn, K. Mecke, and P.-G. Reinhard.
Appearance of the Single Gyroid Network Phase in “Nuclear Pasta” Matter. Physical Review C 91:025801-1–7 (2015) M. A. Klatt and S. Torquato.
Characterization of Maximally Random Jammed Sphere Packings: Voronoi Correlation Functions. Physical Review E 90:052120-1–12 (2014) J. Hörrmann, D. Hug, M. A. Klatt, and K. Mecke.
Minkowski Tensor Density Formulas for Boolean Models. Advances in Applied Mathematics 55:48–85 (2014) G. E. Schröder-Turk, W. Mickel, S. C. Kapfer, M. A. Klatt, F. M. Schaller, M. J. F. Hoffmann, N. Kleppmann, P. Armstrong, A. Inayat, D. Hug, M. Reichelsdorfer, W. Peukert, W. Schwieger, and K. Mecke.
Minkowski Tensor Shape Analysis of Cellular, Granular and Porous Structures. Advanced Materials 23:2535–2553 (2011) Selected list of presentations
How to find a hidden order among disorder. Keynote opening the 15th International Congress for Stereology and Image Analysis, Aarhus, Denmark (May 2019)
Universal hidden order in amorphous cellular geometries. Invited talk at the International Conference on Geometry and Physics of Spatial Random Systems, Bad Herrenalb, Germany (Sep 2017)
Shape of Anisotropic Random Fields. Invited talk at the International Conference on Geometry and Physics of Spatial Random Systems, Bad Herrenalb, Germany (Sep 2015)
Complex and Disordered Structures: from Supernovae to Medical Diagnostics. One of two plenary talks of young scientists at the Bavarian Evening at the 65th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting, Lindau, Germany (Jul 2015)
Minkowski Tensors: Sensitive Measures of Anisotropy for Random Spatial Structures. Talk at the Master Class of Nobel laureate Kurt Wüthrich at the 65th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting, Lindau, Germany (Jul 2015)
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