Short CV/Education and training

  • 1997
    Vordiplom (intermediate examination) in mathematics, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany

  • 1997 – 1999
    Research graduate student, Goethe University Frankfurt

  • 1999 – 2001
    Instructor / teaching assistant for courses in mechanics, electrodynamics and quantum mechanics, Goethe University Frankfurt, shared time with research project #06-OF-940

  • 2000
    Diplom degree in physics, Goethe University Frankfurt

  • 2003
    PhD, theoretical physics, Goethe University Frankfurt

  • 2003 – 2004
    Research fellow of the GSI (Society for Heavy Ion Research), Darmstadt, Germany, under project #OF-ST 4

  • 2004 – 2005
    Postdoctoral research fellow, Department of Physics, University of Arizona, USA

  • 2005 – 2006
    Postdoctoral research fellow, Department of Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA

  • 2006 – 2009
    Postdoc at Perimeter Institute, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

  • 2009 – 2015
    Assistant Professor at Nordita, Stockholm, Sweden

  • Since 2015
    Research Fellow, Frankfurt Institute for Advanced Studies, Germany

Selected publications

  • Hossenfelder, S.: “A Covariant Version of Verlinde’s Emergent Gravity”, Phys. Rev. D 95, 124018 (2017), arXiv:1703.01415 [gr-qc].

  • Hossenfelder, S. and T. Zingg: “Analogue Gravity Models From Conformal Rescaling”, Class. Quant. Grav. 34, 165004 (2017) arXiv:1703.04462 [gr-qc].

  • Hossenfelder, S.: “Static Scalar Field Solutions in Symmetric Gravity”, Class. Quant. Grav. 33, 185008 (2016) arXiv:1603.07075 [gr-qc].

  • Hossenfelder, S.: “A relativistic acoustic metric for planar black holes”, Phys. Lett. B 752, 13 (2016) arXiv:1508.00732 [gr-qc].

  • Hossenfelder, S.: “Analog Systems for Gravity Duals”, Phys. Rev. D 91, no. 12, 124064 (2015) arXiv:1412.4220 [gr-qc].

  • Hossenfelder, S., Smolin, L.: Conservative solutions to the black hole information problem. In: Phys. Rev. D 81, 2010. 064009 [arXiv:0901.3156 [gr-qc]].

  • Hossenfelder, S.: A Bi-Metric Theory with Exchange Symmetry. In: Phys. Rev. D 78, 2008. 044015, [arXiv:0807.2838 [gr-qc]].

  • Hossenfelder, S.: A Note on Quantum Field Theories with a Minimal Length Scale. In: Class. Quant. Grav. 25, 2008. 038003, arXiv:0712.2811 [hep-th].

  • Hossenfelder, S.: Multi-particle states in deformed special relativity. In: Phys. Rev. D 75, 2007. 105005 [arXiv:hep-th/0702016].

  • Dienes, K.R., Hossenfelder, S.: A hybrid model of neutrino masses and oscillations: Bulk neutrinos in the split-fermion scenario. In: Phys. Rev. D 74, 2006. 065013 [arXiv:hep-ph/0607112].

  • Hossenfelder, S.: Interpretation of quantum field theories with a minimal length scale. In: Phys. Rev. D 73, 2006. 105013 [arXiv:hep-th/0603032].

  • Hossenfelder, S.: Anti-Gravitation. In: Phys. Lett. B 636, 2006. 119 [arXiv:gr-qc/0508013].

Complete list of publications

Soft Skills/Other activities and achievements

Soft Skills

  • Public Outreach, Science Communication


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