A: Crystallographic and chemical aspects
A1: Model systems and new materials: crystal growth, characterisation, and determination of structures.
A2: Halides of the outer an inner transition metals/ Complex oxides of the 3d-transition metals
A4: Design of new materials and new material properties using thin films and multi layers.
B: Macroscopic properties
B1: Electric and thermal transport in complex transition metal compounds
B3: Thermodynamic and magnetic properties of complex transition metal compounds
C1: Optical spectroscopy of highly correlated transition metal compounds
C2: Neutron scattering of phonon and magnetic excitations in correlated materials
C3: Electron spectroscopy of highly correlated solids, thin films, and surfaces
C4: Anomalous scattering with soft X-rays: spectroscopically resolved structure determination
C5: Non-linear optics of magnetoelectric correlations in multiferroics
D4: Disorder and quantum fluctuation in effective field theories of highly correlated materials.
D7: Heat, charge, and spin transport in spin systems of nearly magnetic materials.
D9: Ab-initio and model calculations of the electronic structure of strongly correlated oxides.
D11: Charge, spin, and orbital degrees of freedom in transition metal compounds: strong correlations and competing phases.
D12: Quantum impurities in correlated metals and insulators.
D13: Heterostructures, surfaces and domain walls in correlated systems.