Dr. Gudrun WannerSenior Scientist
Laser Interferometry and Gravitational Wave Astronomy
At the AEI in general:
- Head of optical simulation working group within the AEI group Interferometry in Space
As part of University and Max-Planck-Society Collaborations:
- PI of LEGACY project A3 (a collaboration between Max Planck Society and Chinese Academy of Science)
- PI of project B03 in the Collaborative Research Center (CRC) TerraQ
- Co-PI, Science Board member and leader of topical group “Optical Simulations” of excellence cluster EXC 2123 QuantumFrontiers
- Member of the excellence cluster EXC 2122 PhoenixD
- 2015 - 2019 Board-Member of the CRC 1128: geoQ
- 2014 - 2019 PI of project A05 in CRC 1128 geo-Q
- (Co-)Chair of LISA Stray Light Working Group
- Member of the LISA Publication and Presentation Committee
- Member of the LISA Consortium
- Member of the LISA Pathfinder Science Team, with research focus on the interferometry, optical simulations and tilt-to-length coupling noise
- 2016 - ESA Team Achievement Award for valuable contribution to the LISA Pathfinder mission
Invited presentations outside of the Gravitational Wave Community:
- Sep 2019, HighRR workshop: VISTAS on Detector Physics, Heidelberg, Germany
- Oct 2017, Festvortrag beim Arbeitskreis Geodäsie und Geophysik (AKGG), Blaibach, Germany.
- Oct 2017, Visions-in-Science 2017, Berlin, Germany.
- Jun 2017, Invisibles17 Workshop, Zürich, Swiss.
- Mar 2017, LaThuile conference, LaThuile, Italy.
- Feb 2017, DLR Berlin seminar, Berlin, Germany.
- Co-organizer of AEI’s girls’ day / Zukunftstag
- Invited outreach talks:
- Nov 2018, November der Wissenschaft 2018, AEI Hannover, Germany.
- Oct 2018, Evening lectures of the Vienna Planetary, Planetary Vienna, Austria
- Sep 2018, Lange Nacht der Sterne 2018, Dessau, Germany
- Okt 2017, Herbstuni Hannover, AEI Hannover, Germany
- Apr 2017, Yuri’s Night, Wien, Austria
- Apr 2017, Girls’ Day, AEI Hannover, Germany
- Okt 2016, Herbstuni Hannover, AEI Hannover, Germany
- Aug 2016, Burggespräche des Orion, Burg Albrechtsberg an der Pielach, Austria