Markus Roth

Prof. Dr. Markus Roth

+49 6151 16-23580
+49 6151 16-23305

Website der AG M. Roth

Schlossgartenstraße 9
64289 Darmstadt

Raum: S2|14 321

Arbeitsgebiet(e)

  • Laser- und Plasmaphysik

Curriculum Vitae

General

  • Name: Markus Roth
  • Date of birth: 5. November 1965 in Darmstadt
  • Citizenship: german
  • Status: married

Education

  • 1971 – 1975: Carlo – Mierendorff Grundschule, Griesheim
  • 1975 – 1984: Justus-Liebig Gymnasium, Darmstadt
    • June 1984 Abitur
  • 1984 – 1985: Service in the German Army
  • 1986 – 1994: Study of Physics at the Technischen Universität Darmstadt
  • 1992 – 1994: Diploma – Thesis at the Institut f. Angewandte Physik
  • 1994: Diploma
    • Title: Zeitaufgelöste Untersuchung des Emissionsverhaltens einzelner Spektrallinien von hochionisiertem Neon in einem Plasmafokus
  • 1995 – 1997: PhD thesis at the Gesellschaft für Schwerionenforschung Section Schwerionen – Plasmaphysik
  • 1997: Promotion
    • Title: Experimentelle Bestimmung des Energieverlustes schwerer Ionen in lasererzeugten Plasmen

Professional Career

  • 1995 – 1998: Multiple research trips to Russia in the frame of the WTZ contract (ICP-Chernogolovka, ITEP-Moskau)
  • 1998: Staff scientist at GSI, Project planning of the High Energy laser System PHELIX
  • 1999 – 2000: Guest scientist at the Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA. Research at the LLNL Petawatt Laser, Falcon Laser, 100 MeV Electron linear accelerator
  • 1999: Work at Sandia National Laboratory, Albuquerque, USA Z-Beamlet Laser Facility
  • 2000 – 2003: Staff scientist at GSI
  • 2000 – 2001: Research at the Ecole Polytechnique, Laboratoire pour l'Utilisation des Laser Intenses
  • since 2003: Professor at the University of Technology, Darmstadt, Institute for Nuclear Physics, Radiation and Beam Physics

Current research activities

  • Energy loss of heavy ions in laser generated plasmas
  • High energy density in matter
  • Particle acceleration by ultra-intense lasers
  • Plasma physics with Terawatt and Petawatt lasers
  • Laboratory Astrophysics using laser and ion beams

  • since 1986 member of the german physical society
  • Referee for NSF, IOP, several journals

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