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Prof. Dr. Birgit Kanngießer

KFS candidate 2020
BK

Technische Universität Berlin
Institut für Optik und Atomare Physik

Hardenbergstr. 36
10623 Berlin

Tel.: +49(0)30 31421428
Fax: +49(0)30 31423018
birgit.kanngiesser@tu-berlin.de
 

Current research focus:

  • Development of X-ray methods, combination of laboratory with synchrotron sources
  • Structure and dynamics of interfaces and nanomaterials
  • Applications in biomedicine, catalysis and cultural heritage research

 

In the KFS, I would stand up for:

  •  Development of new fields of application
  • Combination Synchrotron and Laboratory
  • Equal opportunities in science
  • Promotion of young talents
  • Upgrades for photon sources
  • Communication with the industry

 

Scientific career

since 2009

Professorship for experimental physics with focus on "Analytical X-ray physics" at the Technische Universität Berlin

2015

Visiting scientist at the ESRF (European Synchrotron Radiation Facility), Grenoble, France

2004-2008

Assistant Professor at the Institute for Optics and Atomic Physics, TU Berlin

2004

Habilitation in physics, Technical University Berlin

 

Gremien und Auszeichnungen

since 2013

Member of the German Gommittee Research with Synchrotron Radiation

since 2018

Member of the Prisma-Forum of the BMBF

2016-2019

Member of the BMBF Expert Committee (Chair 2018/2019)

2011-2015

Member of the beamtime committee of the ESRF

2010-2019

Member of the jury for the "Innovation Award Berlin Brandenburg"

2010-2019

Spokeswoman of the activity field "Optical Analytics" of the Competence Network for Optical Technologies (OpTecBB)

2008

Röntgen Prize 2008 of the Justus Liebig University of Gießen

 

Spokeswoman of the activity field "Optical Analytics" of the Competence Network for Optical Technologies (OpTecBB)