2009 Ph. D. (Dr. rer. nat.), Faculty of Physics, Ludwigs-Maximilians-Universität München
Advisor: T. W. Hänsch
2005 M. Sc (Physik-Diplom), Physics Department, Technische Universität München.
Advisor: G. Abstreiter

Academic positions

2016- Full Professor
2015 Associate Professor
2013-15 Assistant Professor
Niels Bohr Institute
Copenhagen University, Denmark
2010-12 Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Laboratory of Photonics and Quantum Measurement
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL), Switzerland
2005-10 Doctoral / Postdoctoral Research Assistant
Laser Spectroscopy Division
Max-Planck-Institute of Quantum Optics, Germany


2014 IUPAP Young Scientist prize in Optics
International Commission for Optics and International Union of Pure and Applied Physics
2012 EPFL Latsis Prize
Fondation Latsis Internationale
2011 Early Career Researcher Prize in Quantum Electronics and Optics
European Physical Society
2010 Otto Hahn Medal
Max Planck Society