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Professor Dr. Kurt Aulenbacher
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-22804
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Section Leader
Structural Initiative E: Mainz Energy-recovering Superconduction Accelerator (MESA)
Research: Accelerator physics, spin dynamics and polarimetry at accelerators,spin-polarized electron sources, high brightness photo emission, parity violation in electron–nucleon scattering

Professor Dr. Sonia Bacca (as from September 2017)
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
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Research:
nuclear physics, few- and many-body systems, electroweak reactions, muonic atoms

Professor Dr. Niklaus Berger
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
Staudingerweg 9
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-26266
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Research:

Hadron spectroscopy, lepton flavor violation, muon physics, parity violating electron scattering, silicon pixel tracking detectors, track reconstruction, data acquisition systems


Professor Dr. Sebastian Böser
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Institute of Physics
Experimental Particle and Astroparticle Physics (ETAP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-23865
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Research: Astroparticle physics, Precision measurement of neutrino oscillations, neutrino astronomy, experimental search for supernova neutrinos, large-area photosensor development

Dr. Andrea Brogna
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Electronics Division PRISMA Detector Lab
Staudingerweg 9
55128 Mainz
Room 01-131
Tel.: +49 6131 39-21841
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Professor Dr. Dmitry Budker
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Institute of Physics
Quantum, Atomic and Neutron Physics (QUANTUM)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
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Research:
Testing fundamental symmetries of nature development of all-optical sensors based on atomic vapors and color centers in diamond, zero- and ultralow-field nuclear magnetic resonance (ZULF-NMR), searches for dark matter and dark energy constituents (GNOME, CASPEr), and physics of sodium laser guide stars

Professor Dr. Volker Büscher
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Institute of Physics
Experimental Particle and Astroparticle Physics (ETAP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-20399
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Section Leader
Research Area B: Origin of Mass and Physics beyond the Standard Model
Research: Experimental high-energy physics, supersymmetry and dark matter, Higgs physics

Professor Dr. Achim Denig
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-22830
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Section Leader
Research Area A: Fundamental Interactions
Research: Hadron physics with electromagnetic probesprecision measurements of hadronic form factors, hadron spectroscopy (light quark and charm sector), dark sector physics, hardware: tracking detectors (drift chambers, GEM detectors)

Professor Dr. Christoph Düllmann
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Institute for Nuclear Chemistry
Fritz-Strassmann-Weg 2
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-25852
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Research:
Experiments at the limits of stability: exploring physical and chemical properties of superheavy elements New Elements: Production and Z-Identification, chemical properties of transactinides, chemical theory, nuclear chemical studies, high-precision mass measurements of exotic nuclei, radioisotope production, purification and processing for nuclear science experiments

Professor Dr. Wolfgang Gradl
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-25871
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Research:
Hadron spectroscopy: charmonium and charmonium-like states, amplitude analysis, flavor physics: search for CP-violation and effects of new physics in rare hadronic B-decays and hadronic decays of D mesons

Professor Dr. Martin Hanke-Bourgeois
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Institute of Mathematics
Staudingerweg 9
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-22528
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Research:
Numerical analysis, inverse problems, partial diffrential equations

Professor Dr. Werner Heil
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Institute of Physics
Quantum, Atomic and Neutron Physics (QUANTUM)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-22885
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Section Leader
Structural Initiative F: TRIGA User Facility
Research:
Electromagnetic structure of the neutron, optical pumping of 3He, nuclear spin-relaxation, hyperpolarised 3He for MR lung imaging, angular correlations in neutron beta-decays, physics with ultra-cold neutrons, search for neutron electric dipole moment


Professor Dr. Johannes M. Henn
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Institute of Physics
Theoretical High Energy Physics (THEP)
Staudingerweg 9
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-23095
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Research:
Methods for Quantum Field Theory, xcattering amplitudes, Feynman integrals and special functions, effective field theories and infrared divergences, phenomenology of elementary particles, supersymmetric Yang-Mills theories

Professor Dr. Gabriele Honecker
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Institute of Physics
Theoretical High Energy Physics (THEP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-22897
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Section Leader
Structural Initiative G: Mainz Institute for Theoretical Physics (MITP)
Research:
String theory and string phenomenology/cosmology, D-brane and heterotic model building, geometric, aspects of compactifications, beyond the Standard Model and dark sector physics

Professor Dr. Florian Hug
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-27333
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Research:
Accelerator physics, electromagnetism, cryogenics

Dr. Tobias Hurth
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Institute of Physics
Theoretical High Energy Physics (THEP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-22730
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Scientific Coordinator
Structural Initiative G: Mainz Institute for Theoretical Physics (MITP)
Research:
Particle physics phenomenology within and beyond the SM, interplay of collider and flavour physics in the New Physics Search, low-energy-supersymmetry, SCET and other field theoretical methods, QCD corrections, CP violation

Professor Dr. Lutz Köpke
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Institute of Physics
Experimental Particle and Astroparticle Physics (ETAP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-22894
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Section Leader
Research Area A: Fundamental Interactions
Research:
e+e-, ep, pp and fixed target high energy experiments, neutrino astroparticle physics

Professor Dr. Joachim Kopp
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Institute of Physics
Theoretical High Energy Physics (THEP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-26117
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Research:
Theoretical astroparticle physics, physics beyond the Standard Model, neutrinos, dark matter

Professor Dr. Frank Maas
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-27447
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Section Leader
Structural Initiative E: Mainz Energy-recovering Superconduction Accelerator (MESA)
Research:
Electromagnetic structure of hadrons, parity-violating electron scattering, particle detectors, particle beam polarimetry, cryo-targets, detector electronics

Professor Dr. Lucia Masetti
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Institute of Physics
Experimental Particle and Astroparticle Physics (ETAP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-22893
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Research:
Experimental high-energy physics, top-quark physics, detector development

Dr. Harald Merkel
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-25812

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Research Area: C

Professor Dr. Harvey B. Meyer
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
Theory Group
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-20350
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Research:
Lattice QCD, hadron structure, finite-temperature QCD, computational methods in particle physics

Professor Dr. Stefan Müller-Stach
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Institute of Mathematics
Staudingerweg 9
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-22538

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Research Area: D



Professor Dr. Matthias Neubert
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Institute of Physics
Theoretical High Energy Physics (THEP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-23681
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Cluster Coordinator and Director
Mainz Institute for Theoretical Physics (MITP)
Research:
Theoretical elementary-particle physics, QCD and collider physics, flavor physics and CP violation, effective field theories, physics beyond the Standard Model

Professor Dr. Uwe Oberlack
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Institute of Physics
Experimental Particle and Astroparticle Physics (ETAP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-25167
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Section Leader
Structural Initiative H: PRISMA Detector Lab
Research:
Experimental astroparticle physics, dark matter (direct detection), gamma-ray astrophysics

Professor Dr. Michael Ostrick
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-24085
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Research:
Hadron structure, photo-excitation of nucleon resonances, nucleon elastic form factors, spin structure of the nucleon

Professor Dr. Josef Pochodzalla
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-25832
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Research:
Nucleon structure with electromagnetic probes, strange baryons in nuclei, hypernuclei

Professor Dr. Randolf Pohl
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Institute for Physics
Quantum, Atomic and Neutron Physics (QUANTUM)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-22279
Research:
Atomic physics, exotic atoms, muonic atoms, precision laser spectroscopy, nuclear physics, fundamental
constants

Professor Dr. Tobias Reich
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Institute for Nuclear Chemistry
Fritz-Strassmann-Weg 2
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-25250
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Research Area A

Professor Dr. Martin Reuter
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Institute of Physics
Theoretical High Energy Physics (THEP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-23383
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Research:
Quantum gravity, quantum field theory, cosmology

Professor Dr. Stefan Scherer
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
Theory Group
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-23289
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Research:
Chiral perturbation theory, chiral effective field theories of unstable particles, quantization and renormalization of effective field theories, pion photo- and electroproduction, real and virtual Compton scattering, electromagnetic and weak form factors

Professor Dr. Ferdinand Schmidt-Kaler
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Institute of Physics
Quantum, Atomic and Neutron Physics (QUANTUM)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-26234
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Research:
Laser cooling and trapping of atoms and ions, high-resolution spectroscopy, quantum information technologies with atoms, ions, electrons and solids

Professor Dr. Elmar Schömer
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Institute of Computer Sciences
Staudingerweg 9
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-24360
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Research:
Algorithmische Geometrie / exaktes geometrisches Rechnen, geometrische Optimierung / Packungsprobleme, Montagesimulation / Kollisionserkennung / Kollisionsreaktion, Virtual Reality / Computergraphik / Computeranimation, GPGPU, 3D Röntgenrekonstruktion

Professor Dr. Matthias Schott
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Institute of Physics
Experimental Particle and Astroparticle Physics (ETAP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-20399
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Research:
Electroweak precision physics at hadron colliders, search for axion-like particles, development andconstruction of micro-pattern gas detectors

Professor Dr. Pedro Schwaller
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Institute of Physics
Theoretical High Energy Physics (THEP)
Staudingerweg 9
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-20507
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Research:
Beyond the Standard Model physics, collider phenomenology, particle cosmology, baryogenesis, dark matter, physics at future colliders, gravitational waves

Professor Dr. Concettina Sfienti
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-25841
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Section Leader
Research Area C: Structure of Matter
Structural Initiative H: PRISMA Detector Lab
Research:
Structure of matter, new particles and interactions, physics of hadrons, strangeness in nuclear physics, neutron stars and the nuclear Equation of State

Dr. William Shepherd
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Institute of Physics
Theoretical High Energy Physics (THEP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-27483
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Research:
Dark matter, collider phenomenology, effective field theories, precision measurements

Professor Dr. Hubert Spiesberger
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Institute of Physics
Theoretical High Energy Physics (THEP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-23682
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Research:
Phenomenology of the electroweak and strong interactions, search for physics beyond the Standard Model, electrical impedance tomography

Professor Dr. Stefan Tapprogge
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Institute of Physics
Experimental Particle and Astroparticle Physics (ETAP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-25610
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Research:
Experimental particle physics, precision measurements of fundamental interactions, search for new physics processes, development of  trigger and data acquisition systems, detector developments for upgrades

Professor Dr. Duco van Straten
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Institute of Mathematics
Staudingerweg 9
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-22435
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Research:

Professor Dr. Marc Vanderhaeghen
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
Theory Group
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-23695
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Section Leader
Research Area C: Structure of Matter
Research:
Hadron structure, QCD and exclusive processes, parton distributions, real and virtual Compton scattering processes, spin structure of the nucleon

Professor Dr. Jochen Walz
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Institute of Physics
Quantum, Atomic and Neutron Physics (QUANTUM)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-25976
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Research:
Anti-hydrogen, antiproton physics at low energies, laser physics, quantum optics, trapping and cooling of ions and neutral atoms

Dr. Rainer Wanke
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Institute of Physics
Experimental Particle and Astroparticle Physics (ETAP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-25981
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Research Area: A, C

Professor Dr. Stefan Weinzierl
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Institute of Physics
Theoretical High Energy Physics (THEP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-25579
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Section Leader
Research Area D: Theoretical Concepts and Mathematical Foundations
Research:
Precision calculations in particle physics, mathematical physics

 

Dr. Quirin Weitzel
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Detector Division PRISMA Detector Lab
Staudingerweg 9
55128 Mainz
Room 01-133
Tel.: +49 6131 39-27418
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Dr. Klaus Wendt
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Institute for Physics
AG QUANTUM
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-22882
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Research:

Professor Dr. Hartmut Wittig
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Institute for Nuclear Physics
Theory Group
J.-J.-Becherweg 45
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-26808
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Cluster Coordinator and Section Leader Research Area D: Theoretical Concepts and Mathematical Foundations
Research:
lattice QCD, physics of hadrons, flavour physics

Professor Dr. Michael Wurm
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Institute of Physics
Experimental Particle and Astroparticle Physics (ETAP)
Staudingerweg 7
55128 Mainz
Tel.: +49 6131 39-23928
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Research:
Low energy neutrino physics:
search for sterile neutrinos in the SOX experiment, spectroscopy of solar neutrinos in the Borexino experiment, preparation and construction of the JUNO detector for determining the neutrino mass hierarchy, further development of organic liquid scintillators for future neutrino experiments