Contact

Dr. Andreas Müller,
Scientific Manager

+49 (89) 35831-7104
andreas.mueller@universe-cluster.de

Current Research Fellows

Dr. Xavier Defay (E)

Nov 2014 - Oct 2017

Dr. Xavier  Defay
Dr. Xavier Defay Telephone: +49 89 35831-7134
Email: Dr. Xavier Defay

Experimental particle physics: neutrinos and the direct search for dark matter, kryogenic detectors.

Dr. Jens Jasche (E)

Oct 2014 - Oct 2017

Dr. Jens  Jasche
Dr. Jens Jasche Telephone: +49 89 35831 7128
Email: Dr. Jens Jasche

Theoretical cosmology: simulations of large scale structure.

Dr. Martin Jung (A, B, C)

Oct 2014 - Oct 2017

Dr. Martin  Jung
Dr. Martin Jung Telephone: +49 89 35831-7164
Email: Dr. Martin Jung

Theoretical particle physics: flavour physics, CP violation and calculations of the neutron’s EDM.

Former Research Fellows

Dr. Oleg Andreev (A, D)

Sep 2007 - Aug 2009

Dr. Oleg  Andreev
Dr. Oleg Andreev

String theory, Quantum Chromodynamics

Dr. Maximo Ave-Pernas (D, E, F, G)

Jan 2009 - Jan 2010

Dr. Maximo  Ave-Pernas
Dr. Maximo Ave-Pernas

Cosmic rays, gamma astronomy, telescopes AUGER and MAGIC; observation

Dr. Christoph Bobeth (C)

Oct 2011 - Sep 2013

Dr. Christoph  Bobeth
Dr. Christoph Bobeth

Flavour physics in the standard model and beyond; Theory

Dr. Lise Christensen (G)

Oct 2009 - Sep 2011

Dr. Lise  Christensen
Dr. Lise Christensen

Galaxy evolution, ESO telescopes; Observation

Dr. Robert Dunn (F)

Oct 2008 - Sep 2010

Dr. Robert  Dunn
Dr. Robert Dunn

Black holes, X-ray binaries, jets, X-ray astronomy; Observation

Dr. Kristina Giesel (A, E, G)

Jan 2010 - Jul 2010

Dr. Kristina  Giesel
Dr. Kristina Giesel

Loop quantum gravity and field theories, Theory

Dr. Claudio Grillo (E, F)

Mar 2010 - Feb 2012

Dr. Claudio  Grillo
Dr. Claudio Grillo

Dark matter, gravitational lensing, galaxies and clusters of galaxies; Experiment

Dr. Boris Grube (C, D)

Oct 2008 - Sep 2010

Dr. Boris  Grube
Dr. Boris Grube

Hadron physics, COMPASS; Experiment

Dr. Diego Guadagnoli (C)

Sep 2009 - Aug 2011

Dr. Diego  Guadagnoli
Dr. Diego Guadagnoli

Flavour physics and CP violation, Theory

Dr. Claudia Hagedorn (B)

Nov 2013 - Dez 2015

Dr. Claudia  Hagedorn
Dr. Claudia Hagedorn Telephone: +49 89 35831-7161
Email: Dr. Claudia Hagedorn

Particle physics theory, flavour physics; Theory

Dr. Aleksi Halkola (E)

Aug 2009 - Jul 2011

Dr. Aleksi  Halkola
Dr. Aleksi Halkola

Gravitational lenses, clusters of galaxies and dark matter; Observation

Dr. Sara Lucatello (G)

Jan 2008 - Jan 2010

Dr. Sara  Lucatello
Dr. Sara Lucatello

First generation metal poor stars, nucleosynthesis; Observation

Dr. Sinéad McGlynn (F)

Feb 2011 - Jan 2013

Dr. Sinéad  McGlynn
Dr. Sinéad McGlynn

Gamma Ray Bursts and their afterglows; Fermi satellite; Observation

Dr. Andrea Merloni (F)

Apr 2008 - 31 Mar 2010

Dr. Andrea  Merloni
Dr. Andrea Merloni

Black holes, active galaxies, X-ray and radio astronomy, LOFAR; Theory and Observation

Dr. Minoru Nagai (C)

Oct 2008 - Sep 2011

Dr. Minoru  Nagai
Dr. Minoru Nagai

Flavour physics, CP violation and physics beyond the standard model; Theory

Dr. Nadine Neumayer (F)

Jan 2011 - Oct 2012

Dr. Nadine  Neumayer
Dr. Nadine Neumayer

Black holes, galaxies, nuclear star clusters; Observation

Dr. Louise Oakes (B, C)

Oct 2010 - Sep 2012

Dr. Louise  Oakes
Dr. Louise Oakes

B physics, ATLAS; Experiment

Dr. Antonio Palazzo (C, E)

Sep 2010 - Sep 2012

Dr. Antonio  Palazzo
Dr. Antonio Palazzo

Neutrino physics, Dark Matter, Theory and Experiment

Dr. Erandy Ramírez (A, E)

Sep 2010 - Aug 2012

Dr. Erandy  Ramírez
Dr. Erandy Ramírez

Inflation, dark matter, dark energy; Theory

Dr. Mikhail Revnivtsev (E, F)

Aug 2008 - Jul 2010

Dr. Mikhail  Revnivtsev
Dr. Mikhail Revnivtsev

Compact objects, stellar populations, X-ray astronomy; Observation

Dr. Assaf Sternberg (F)

Mar 2014 - Oct 2015

Dr. Assaf  Sternberg
Dr. Assaf Sternberg Telephone: +49 89 35831-7153
Email: Dr. Assaf Sternberg

Supernovae Typ Ia and their progenitor stars, spectroscopy, sample analyses; observational astronomy

Dr. Patrick Vaudrevange (A, B)

Oct 2013 - Oct 2016

Dr. Patrick  Vaudrevange
Dr. Patrick Vaudrevange Telephone: +49 89 35831-7164
Email: Dr. Patrick Vaudrevange

String Theory and physics beyond the standard model, Theory

Dr. Oton Vazquez Doce (D)

Jan 2012 - Dec 2013

Dr. Oton  Vazquez Doce
Dr. Oton Vazquez Doce

particle physics: strangeness physics, QCD; experiment

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