Institute of Optics and Atomic Physics

Alumni of the IOAP

Prof. Dr. Oleg Bostanjoglo

Ultrafast electron microscopy

Prof. Dr. Adalbert Ding

Special Laser Systems

Room: ER 124
Phone: +49 30 314-25566
Email: ding[at]

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Wolfgang Eberhardt

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hans Joachim Eichler

Laser Optics and Photonics

Room: ER 193
Phione: +49 30 314-22498
Email: Joachim.Eichler[at]

Prof. Dr. Peter Heide

Nuclear Physics

Room: EW 0xx
Phone: +49 30 314-25057
Email: Heide[at]

Prof. Dr. Achim Hese

Atomic and Molecular Physics

Room: EW 0xx
Phone: +49 30 314-23013
Email: Hese[at]

Prof. Dr. Maria Krikunova

Ultrafast Physics

ELI Beamlines
Za Radnicí
Dolní Břežany
Czech Republic

Email: maria.krikunova[at]


Prof. Dr. Thomas Möller

Clusters and Nanocrystals

Room: EW 340
Phone: +49 30 314-23712
Email: thomas.moeller[at]

Prof. Dr. Heinz Niedrig

Scanning Electron Microscopy

Email: Heinz.Niedrig[at]

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Sahm

Physics in Teacher Education

Room: EW 0xx
Phone: +49 30 314-23054
Email: sahm[at]

Prof. Dr. Horst Weber

Solid State Lasers, Applied Laser Physics

Email: weber[at]

Prof. Dr. Peter Zimmermann

Photoelectron Spectroscopy

Room: EW 345
Phone: +49 30 314-24649
Email: pz[at]

In Memoriam

PD Dr.-Ing. Heinz-Detlef Kronfeldt

High Resolution Laser Spectroscopy

Dr. Heinz-Detlef Kronfeldt passed away in October 2015 after a long illness (Obituary).

Prof. Dr. Jürgen Kross

Technical Optics

Prof. Jürgen Kross sadly passed away in June 2010.

Prof. Dr. Gebhard von Oppen

Elementary Quantum Objects

Professor Gebhard von Oppen sadly passed away on June 8, 2023 (Obituary).

Prof. Dr. Rudolf Rass

Physics Teacher Education

Prof. Rass sadly passed away in November 2021 (Obituary).

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Sandner

Laser Physics

Our colleague Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Sandner passed away unexpectedly in December 2015 (Obituary).

Prof. Dr. phil. Jörg Willer

Didactics of Physics under Consideration of Epistemological and Scientific Basic Problems

Prof. Willer passed away in October 2017 (Obituary).

Prof. Dr. Dieter Zimmermann

Atomic Physics

Prof. Dieter Zimmermann passed away in February 2015 (Obituary).