Former Members

Biaolong Liu

PhD student, Postdoc 2014-2020

Currently:
Staff Scientist, PSI, Switzerland
Email: biaolong.liu (at)  psi.ch

Thesis PDF

Tobia Nova

PhD student, Postdoc 2013-2020

Currently:
ETH Postdoctoral Fellow, Quantum Photonics Group, Prof. Atac Imamoglu
Email:

Thesis PDF

Gunda Kipp

Master student 2019

Currently:
Ultrafast Quantum Transport Group at MPSD
Email: gunda.kipp@mpsd.mpg.de

Thesis PDF

Zhanybek Alpichshev

Guest 2017-2018

Currently:
Assistant Professor, Institute of Science and Technology, Vienna
Email: alpishev (at)  ist.ac.at

Roman Mankowsky

PhD-Student 2011-2017, PostDoc 2017/18

Currently:
Paul Scherrer Institute, SwissFEL Bernina
Email: roman.mankowsky@psi.ch

→ Thesis (PDF)

Wanzheng Hu

PostDoc, Scientist 2010-2017

Currently:
Assist. Professor - Boston University, Department of Physics
Email: wanzheng@bu.edu

Yannis Laplace

PostDoc in Hamburg 2012-2016

Currently:
Assistant Professor, École polytechnique, Université Paris-Saclay
Email:  yannis.laplace@polytechnique.edu

Matteo Mitrano

PhD student 2010-2015 and PostDoc 2015-2016 in Hamburg

Currently:
UIUC Department of Physics and Frederick
Seitz Materials Research Laboratory, Urbana, IL
Email: mmitrano@illinois.edu
→ Matteos' thesis

Francesca Calegari

Visiting PostDoc in Hamburg 2014-2015

Currently:
Leading scientist at DESY, Prof. University of Hamburg
francesca.calegari at desy.de

Lijian Zhang

PostDoc in Hamburg 2011-2013

Currently:
Professor, College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Nanjing University, China
Email: lijian.zhang@nju.edu.cn

Matthias C. Hoffmann

Scientist / Group Leader in Hamburg 2009-2011

Currently:
Staff Scientist, LCLS Laser Department, SLAC (USA)
Email: hoffmann slac.stanford.edu

Sergej Brener

Visiting Scientist in Hamburg 2009-2011

Currently:
Radboud University, Nijmegen (NL)
Email: s.brener@science.ru.nl

Stefano Lupi

Visiting Scientist in Hamburg 2010

Professor, CNR-IOM (Institute for Materials Manufacturing) and Dipartimento di Fisica, Università di Roma "La Sapienza"
Email: stefano.lupi roma1.infn.it

Daniele Fausti

PostDoc in Hamburg and Oxford 2008-2010

Currently:

Associate professor, Department of Physics, Univ. of Trieste, Italy

Email: dfausti@units.it

Thomas Garl

PostDoc in Hamburg from 2008-2010

Currently:
Leitung Schülerforschungszentrum Hamburg, Germany
Email: info@sfz-hamburg.de

Jianye Lu

Visiting Scientist in Oxford

Permanent Address:
Institute of Opto-Electronics
Harbin Institute of Technology, P.R. China

Ra'anan (Ron) Tobey

PostDoc in Oxford from 2006-2009

Currently:
Assistant Professor of Physics, Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials, Groningen (NL)
Email: r.i.tobey@rug.nl

Alexander von Hoegen

PhD Student 2016-2021, PostDoc 2021

Currently:
Postdioc at MIT, Gedik Group

Email: alexander.von-hoegen@mpsd.mpg.de

Thesis PDF

 

Jacopo Albergoni

Master Student 2020-2021

Currently:
 

Kenneth Beyerlein

Postdoc 2017-2020

Currently:
Assistant professor at INRS in Montreal
Email: kenneth.beyerlein (at)  inrs.ca

James McIver

Humboldt Fellow, Scientist 2015-2019

Currently:
Group Leader, Ultrafast Quantum Transport Group at MPSD
Email:james.mciver@mpsd.mpg.de

Andrea Cartella

PhD-Student 2012-2017

Currently:
Francesca Calegari's Group at DESY
Email: andrea.cartella@desy.de

→ Thesis

Young-Mi Park

Postdoc 2016-2017

Currently:
Assist. Professor - Incheon National University, Department of Physics
Email: ymb@inu.ac.kr

Enrico Pomarico

PostDoc 2015-2016

Currently:
Senior Academic Associate UAS
Haute école du paysage, d'ingénierie et d'architecture de Genève - HEPIA

Vincent Kemlin

PostDoc in Hamburg 2015

Currently:
Lecturer at l'Ecole polytechnique, Paris-Palaiseau

Haiyun Liu

Beamline Scientist in Hamburg 2010-15

Currently:
Strong-field and Ultrafast Photonics Lab, Institute of Laser Engineering, Beijing University of Technology

Cassi Hunt

PhD student in Hamburg 2010-2015

Currently:
Data Scientist at RelationalAI

⇒ link to Cassis's Thesis PDF

Stefan Kaiser

PostDoc + Scientist in Hamburg 2009-2014

Currently:
Professur für Experimentelle Festkörperphysik Techn. Univ. Dresden
Email: (old) S.Kaiser@fkf.mpg.de

Andrea Caviglia

PostDoc in Hamburg 2010-2012

Currently:
Assistant Professor, Kavli Institute of Nanoscience, Delft (NL)
Email: a.caviglia tudelft.nl

Nicky Dean

PhD student and PostDoc in Oxford 2006-2011

Currently:
Chief Editor at Nature Energy
→ Nicky's thesis

Michele Ceriotti

Visiting PostDoc in Oxford 2011

Currently:
Professor, Head of Laboratory
Laboratory of Computational Science and Modelling - COSMO

Cristian Manzoni

Scientist in Hamburg 2009-2010

Currently:
IFN-CNR, Dipartimento di Fisica - Politecnico di Milano
Email: cristian.manzoni polimi.it

Simon Wall

DPhil student in Oxford from 2005-2009

Currently:
Associate Professor, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Aarhus University, Denmark
Email: simon.wall 'at'  phys.au.dk
→ Simon's Thesis (8MB ZIP)

Julia Stähler

PostDoc in Oxford from 2008 to 2009

Currently:
Leader of the electron dynamiχ group at the Fritz-Haber-Institute in Berlin, Germany.
Email: staehler fhi-berlin.mpg.de

Stefano Bonora

Visiting Student in Oxford

Currently:
Research Scientist, Instituto di Fotonica e Nanotecnologie (IFN - CNR), Padova, Italy
Email: bonox dei.unipd.it

Alice Cantaluppi

PhD-student in Hamburg 2013-2018 (thesis), PostDoc 2018

Falk-Ulrich Stein

PostDoc in Hamburg 2015-2018

Sam Moore

Guest in Hamburg 2016-2017

Benjamin Mahler

Master-student in Hamburg -2017

Vikaran Khanna

PhD-student in Oxford 2009-2015

Luca Piovani

Master-student in Hamburg 2013

Paul Popovich

PostDoc in Hamburg 2010-2012

Alexander Zhura

Post-Doc in Hamburg 2010-2011

Andreas Dienst

DPhil student in Oxford 2008-2011

Hartmut Hafermann

Visiting PostDoc in Hamburg 2010

 

Andrew Smerald

Summer Student 2007 in Oxford

Srivats Rajasekaran

PostDoc in Hamburg 2013-18

Antonio Picano

Master student in Hamburg 2017-18 (thesis)

Eliza Casandruc

PhD-Student 2011-2017, PostDoc 2017  → Thesis (PDF)

Hubertus Bromberger

Beamline Scientist in Hamburg 2010-2017

Ekaterina Moehr

PostDoc in Oxford 2012-2014

Giovanni Cotugno

PhD-student in Hamburg/Oxford 2010-2014 (thesis)

Jesse C. Petersen

Post-Doc + Scientist in Oxford 2008-2013

Jyotsana Gupta

PostDoc in Hamburg 2011-2012

Henri P. Ehrke

DPhil student in Oxford and Hamburg from 2007-2010 (thesis)

Chris Simpson

MPhys Student in Oxford

Seshadri Nadathur

Summer Student 2006 in Oxford