Matthias Hecker

Matthias Hecker

Matthias Hecker

Postdoctoral Researcher, School of Physics and Astronomy


John T. Tate Hall
Room 130-20
116 Church Street Se
Minneapolis, MN 55455


Ph.D., Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), 2020

M.Sc., Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), 2016

Research Interests

My research interests mostly evolves around unconventional and topological superconductors with a certain focus on fluctuation-induced phases and their properties.

Selected Publications

  1. Vestigial nematic order and superconductivity in the doped topological insulator CuxBi2Se3, M. Hecker and J. Schmalian, npj Quantum Materials 3,1 (2018),
  2. Z3-vestigial nematic order due to superconducting fluctuations in the doped topological insulator NbxBi2Se3 and CuxBi2Se3, C. Cho et al., Nature Communications 11,1 (2020),

Preferred Pronouns: He/Him/His