People at the Max Planck School of Photonics
Here you will find a list of all MPSP Fellows, i.e. your potential PhD supervisors. If you are interested in the research work of a particular fellow, we recommend that you visit the website of the respective partner institution.
Research Topic: Interaction of high intensity EUV and soft X-ray radiation with carbon-based nanostructures and materials
Research Topic: SLS of high-performance polymers with fiber or diode lasers through integrated IR absorbers.
Research Topic: Nanolayer sources of entangled photons
Research Topic: Attosecond physics inside of quantum materials.
Research Topic: Generation of entangled photons with extreme wavelengths separation
Research Topic: Quantum communication in space
Research Topic: Theory of Quantum Optomechanics
Research Topic: Fiber Optic Sensor Networks.
Stefan W. Hell
Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Max Planck Institute for Medical Research, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Heidelberg University
Research Topic: Far-Field Optical Imaging at Molecular Resolution
Research Topic: Ultrafast magnetic imaging using high-harmonic radiation
Steffen J. Sahl
Research Topic: Nanoscopic Analysis of Neurodegenerative Disease Proteins.
Research Topic: Curved x-ray waveguides and resonators: x-ray optic on a chip.
Franz X. Kärtner
Research Topic: THz acceleration promises GV/m accelerating fields
Research Topic: Theory of ultrafast nonlinear x-ray processes of many-body systems
Research Topic: X-ray quantum optics with x-ray waveguides and diffractive structures.
Research Topic: Strong-field dynamics of molecular systems
Research Topic: Nanoimaging
Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Optics and Precision Engineering
Research Topic: Spin-orbit photonics in inhomogeneous anisotropic media
Research Topic: Ultrafast fragmentation dynamics of fundamental molecules in intense laser fields
Research Topic: Nanoscale photon control for next generation ultrafast integrated quantum systems
Research Topic: Coherent biomedical Raman Imaging by means of ultrafast tunable laser sources
Isabelle StaudeMPSP Ombudsperson
Picture: A. Günther-Mitsching, FSU Jena
Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Optics and Precision Engineering, Helmholtz Institute Jena, Friedrich Schiller University Jena
Research Topic: Quantum Source Development and Application.
David HungerMPSP Ombudsperson
Research Topic: Label-free single-molecule sensing with open-access microcavities
Research Topic: Silicon photonics and 3D integration for ultra-fast signal processing
Research Topic: Printed Perovskite Single Photon Devices
Research Topic: Advancing STED nanoscopy-based tools for live cell dynamics.
Research Topic: Theoretical and Numerical Nanooptics.
Research Topic: Development of a multi-color Thomson X-ray source
Research Topic: Attosecond imaging and spectroscopy of light-induced dynamics in molecules and nanostructures
Research Topic: Ultrafast laser physics and spectroscopy
Research Topic: Theory of attosecond metrology in solids and nanoscale objects.