Helmholtz Research Academy Hesse for FAIR

Prof. Dr. Christoph Scheidenberger

Prof. Dr. Christoph Scheidenberger


  • received his doctorate at the TU Darmstadt and habilitated at the Justus-Liebig-Universiät Gießen from 2005-2006
  • researches the structures and properties of exotic (short-lived) nuclei, which are formed in nature during the burning phase of stars in nuclear fusion processes or in a supernova explosion.
  • holds a professorship for Experimental Nuclear Physics at the Justus-Liebig-University of Giessen

Main research topic

Nuclear Astrophysics


Prof. Dr. Christoph Scheidenberger
II. Physikalisches Institut
Heinrich-Buff-Ring 16
35392 Gießen

Selected projects of Prof. Dr. Christoph Scheidenberger

Prof. Dr. Christoph Scheidenberger