Short CV/Education and training

  • 1993 – 1998
    Diplom degree in physics at the University of Münster. Diplom thesis at the Forschungszentrum Jülich research centre and at the COSY-11 Experiment in Jülich

  • 1998 – 2001
    PhD at Mainz University and at the NA48 Experiment at CERN

  • 2001 – 2004
    DESY Postdoc, worked on ZEUS

  • 2004 – 2005
    Parental leave for first child

  • 2005 – 2006
    DESY Postdoc, worked half-time on ZEUS and ILC

  • 2006 – 2007
    Parental leave for second child

  • 2007 – 2009
    DESY Postdoc, worked half-time on ZEUS, ILC and DESY II test beam

  • Since 2009
    Head of young investigator group; research topic: Search for supersymmetry, at the CMS experiment

Selected publications

  • Melzer-Pellmann, I.A.: Study of beam-beam effects with offset and angle scans. In: EUROTeV-Report 2007, p. 21.

  • Behnke, T. et al.: Test Beams at DESY. In: EUTDET-Memo 2007.

  • ZEUS Collaboration: Diffractive photoproduction of D*±(2010) at HERA. In: Eur. Phys. J. C51, 2007. pp. 301-315.

  • Melzer-Pellmann, I.A.: Diffractive interactions in ep collisions. In: Proceedings of the Photon2005. In: Acta Phys. Polon. B37, 2006. pp. 811-818.

  • Melzer-Pellmann, I.A.: H1 and ZEUS Results on Beauty Production. In: Proceedings of the 39th Rencontres de Moriond on QCD and High Energy Hadronic Interactions, 2004.

  • Bloch, I. et al.: A radiation Monitor for the ZEUS Detector at HERA. In: IEEE Trans. Nucl. Sci. 51, 2004. pp. 1606-1612.

  • ZEUS Collaboration: Bose-Einstein correlations in one and two-dimensions in deep inelastic scattering. In: Phys. Lett. B5 83, 2004. pp. 231-246.

  • NA48 Collaboration: A precise Measurement of the Decay KL → π0γγ. In: Phys. Lett. B5 36, 2002. pp. 229-240.

  • Melzer-Pellmann, I.A.: New Results of Kaon rare Decays from NA48. In: Proceedings of the 35th Rencontres de Moriond on QCD and High Energy Hadronic Interactions, 2000.

Complete list of publications

Selected projects

  • Member of various experiment teams

  • CMS, ZEUS, NA48, COSY-11

Soft Skills/Other activities and achievements

Additional interests

  • Horses, music (piano)

Other activities and achievements/family

  • Married, 2 children (born 2004 and 2006)


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