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Particle physics and cosmology

The main focus of the research is to understand the fundamental structure of elementary particle physics and gravity and to establish connections with observations performed at various scales, such as in collider or table-top lab experiments as well as in cosmological and astrophysical observations.

This includes:

  • understanding the quantum substructure of black holes and of cosmological space-times,
  • ultraviolet completion of the Standard Model and gravity,
  • building models beyond the Standard Model for addressing long-standing puzzles such as the hierarchy problem, origin of quark and lepton families, strong CP problem, origin of dark matter and dark energy, and microscopic origin of inflation.

Group members

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284 303

Berezhiani, Lasha, Dr.

Scientist 581 302

Cintia, Giordano

PhD-Student 466 348

Dvali, Georgi, Prof. Dr.

Director 306 311

Eisemann, Lukas

PhD-Student LMU 2180-4602 LMU A 312

Kaikov, Oleg

PhD-Student LMU LMU

Koutsangelas, Emmanouil

PhD-Student LMU 2180-4550 LMU A 320

Kudrin, Vera

Secretary 334 308

Michel, Marco

PhD-Student LMU 2180-4553 LMU A 312

Roy, Kaushik

Postdoc 314 347

Sakhelashvili, Otari

PhD-Student LMU 2180-4602 LMU A 306

Sturm, Annette

Secretary 482 307