Florian Hase

Florian Häse

Ph.D. Student
Chemical Physics Program
Harvard University

Office: M-112
E-mail: fhase[at]g.harvard.edu
Address: 12 Oxford Street, Mailbox 20, Cambridge, MA 02138

M.Sc. Physics (high distinction), Technical University of Munich 2016
B.Sc. Physics (high distinction), Technical University of Munich 2013

Research Interests
  • Exciton dynamics
  • Machine Learning
  • High through-put free energy calculations

  1. Florian Häse, Christoph Kreisbeck and Alán Aspuru-Guzik. Machine learning for quantum dynamics: deep learning of excitation energy transfer properties Chemical Science. 8 (2017): 8419-8426.
  2. Stéphanie Valleau, Romain Struder, Florian Häse, Christoph Kreisbeck, Rafael Saer, Robert Blankenship, Eugene Shakhnovich and Alán Aspuru-Guzik. Absence of selection for quantum coherence in the Fenna-Matthews-Olson complex: a combined evolutionary and excitonic study. ACS Central Science 3 (2017): 1086-1095 .
  3. Florian Häse and Martin Zacharias. Free energy analysis and mechanism of base pair stacking in nicked DNA. Nucleic Acid Research. 44 (2016): 7100-7108.
  4. Florian Häse, Stéphanie Valleau, Edward Pyzer-Knapp and Alán Aspuru-Guzik. Machine Learning Exciton Dynamics. Chemical Science. 7 (2016): 5139-5147.
  5. Henry G. Hocking, Florian Häse, Tobias Madl, Martin Zacharias, Matthias Rief and Gabriel Zoldak. A Compact Native 24-Residue Supersecondary Structure Derived from the Villin Headpiece Subdomain Biophysical Journal 108 (2015): 678-686.


  1. Florian Häse, Loïc M. Roch, Christoph Kreisbeck and Alán Aspuru-Guzik. PHOENICS: A universal deep Bayesian optimizer. (2018) Preprint: arXiv:1801.01469 .