Bjoern is a research fellow at Imperial College London and will soon be a lecturer at the University of Bristol. After his PhD at the University of Freiburg on the D0 experiment, he worked with the University of Chicago and Fermilab on ATLAS. Then he joined CMS and Imperial College London.
Bjoern’s research focuses on dark-matter searches at colliders and on how to combine these with other dark-matter detection methods. Besides working on CMS data analysis, he performs phenomenological research on new dark-matter models, contributes to the CMS triggering system/upgrade and enjoys working with students and doing outreach.
Voice for: August 2016
From: Imperial College London
Interested in: Dark matter, phenomenology, trigger, education, outreach
Personal Twitter: @BjoernPenning