Helmholtz Research Academy Hesse for FAIR

Prof. Dr. Wilfried Nörtershäuser

Prof. Dr. Wilfried Nörtershäuser


  • received his doctorate in Mainz in 1999
  • Researches, among other things, the laser spectroscopy of radioactive isotopes and highly charged ions and the nuclear structure
  • has held a professorship for Experimental Atomic and Nuclear Physics of Radioactive Nuclides at the TU Darmstadt since 2012
  • has been one of the directors of the Helmholtz Research Academy Hesse for FAIR since 2020.

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Prof. Dr. Wilfried Nörtershäuser
TU Darmstadt
Institut für Kernphysik
Schlossgartenstr. 9
64289 Darmstadt

Selected projects of Prof. Dr. Wilfried Nörtershäuser

Prof. Dr. Wilfried Nörtershäuser