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Prof. Dr. Jochen Weller

Prof. Dr. Jochen Weller

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Contact

Room: 101
Phone: +49 89 2180 5976

Welcome to my homepage. I am a Professor at the Department of Physics at Ludwigs-Maximilians University, Munich, where I work at the University Observatory. I am also affiliated with the Excellence Cluster Universe and the Max-Planck Institute of Extraterrestrial Physics.

Recent Publications

Dark Energy Survey Year 1 Results: Weak Lensing Mass Calibration of redMaPPer Galaxy Clusters, McClintock, T., et al., PREPRINT arXiv:1805.00039.

DES Y1 Results: Validating cosmological parameter estimation using simulated Dark Energy Surveys, MacCrann, N., et al., PREPRINT arXiv:1803.09795.

Dark Energy Survey Year 1 Results: Methodology and Projections for Joint Analysis of Galaxy Clustering, Galaxy Lensing, and CMB Lensing Two-point Functions, Baxter, E.~J., et al., PREPRINT arXiv:1802.05257.

The Dark Energy Survey Data Release 1, Abbott, T.~M.~C., et al., PREPRINT arXiv:1801.03181.

All Publications

Publications at INSPIRE
Publications at ADS
Publications at arXiv
Publications at Google Scholar
List of Publications
ORCID iD iconorcid.org/0000-0002-8282-2010

Curriculum Vitae


Career

05/2009 - Max-Planck-Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics, Garching, Germany, Affiliate
10/2008 - Faculty of Physics, University Observatory, Ludwig-Maximilians University, Munich, Germany, Professor
10/2008 - 11/2012 Excellence Cluster for Origin and Structure of the Universe, Garching, Germany, Junior Research Group Leader
10/2005 - 9/2008 Department of Physics and Astronomy, University College London, UK, Lecturer
9/2004 - 8/2005 Theoretical Astrophysics Group, Fermilab, USA, David N. Schramm Fellow
10/2003 - 9/2004 Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge, UK, Fixed Term Lecturer
10/2002 - 9/2003 Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge, UK, PDRA (Leverhulme Fellow)
10/2000 - 9/2002 Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics,
University of Cambridge, UK, PDRA

Committee Work

10/2013- Dean of Studies Deparment of Physics, LMU
10/2013- Editor Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics
2012- Member of the Council for Science Communication of the Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft
2012- Council member "Sterne und Weltraum", Scientific Magazine
12/2009 - Co-Coordinator Research Area E - Excellence Cluster Universe

Education

1999 - 2000 University of California in Davis, USA, Visiting Postgraduate Student
1996 - 2000 Imperial College, London, UK, Doctor of Philosophy, 31 October 2000
Diploma of the Imperial College in Physics, 30 November 2000
Ph.D. program in Theoretical Physics/Cosmology, Thesis Advisor: Prof. A. Albrecht
Thesis Title: Observational consequences of modern cosmological theories
1990 - 1996 University of Karlsruhe, Germany, Diploma in Physics, 16 August 1996

Fellowships

2001 - 2005 Trapnell Fellowship at King's College, Cambridge (resigned 2004)
1997 - 2000 DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) PhD Fellowship
financed by the German Federal Ministry for Research and Technology

Affiliations

Core Team Member Planck Satellite HFI
Member of the Dark Energy Survey (DES)
Member of Euclid (co-coordinater Cluster Science Working Group)
(Member of the Euclid Science Coordination Group)
Member of PanStarrs1 Consortium
Member of HETDEX Consortium
Member of eROSITA Collaboration
Member of the German SKA Consortium