Kerstin Tackmann

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Kerstin Tackmann

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Kerstin Tackmann is member of the DESY ATLAS group. She has worked on the BABAR experiment at SLAC and has contributed to the ATLAS experiment from 2008 onwards. With her young investigator group at DESY, she is working on studies of the properties of the Higgs boson discovered in 2012 by the CMS and ATLAS experiments at CERN's LHC.

Academic career

Since 2016         ERC Starting Grant, DESY 
2011-2016 Helmholtz Young Investigator Research group, DESY 
2008-2011 Research fellow, CERN
2008           Scientific Assistent, Humboldt University Berlin
2004-2008  Ph.D., University of California, Berkeley
1998-2004  Technical University Dresden, Diploma in Physics (March 2004)