Dr. Laurin Ostermann


Resume Theoretical Physicist & Jazz-Pianist

After my studies of physics at the University of Innsbruck I took up PhD studies in the group of Prof. Helmut Ritsch, where I have been working on collective effects in quantum optics since June 2011 and received my PhD in October 2016. In addition, my studies of the piano at the Conservatory of Tyrol have allowed me to participate in numerous musical projects over the years.

Professional experience
Researchersince June 2011Institute for Theoretical Physics, University of Innsbruck (Austria)

Scientific employee in the group of Prof. Helmut Ritsch

Part-time programmerMay 2005 - June 2011Steiger electronics, Innsbruck (Austria)

Programming (mostly web applications) and consulting for a local IT solutions company

PhD in PhysicsOctober 2016University of Innsbruck (Austria)

Research int he realm of superradiance and optical quantum many-body effects in the group of Prof. Helmut Ritsch since June 2011. PhD with excellence.Thesis: "Collective Radiation of Coupled Atomic Dipoles and the Precise Measurement of Time"

Diploma in PhysicsOctober 2010University of Innsbruck (Austria)

Mag. rer. nat (MSc equivalent) with excellence. Diploma thesis in the group of Prof. Gebhard Grübl entitled "Fleming's Quantum-Master-Inequality in Spin-1/2-Systems"

Diploma in MusicJune 2009Tiroler Landeskonservatorium, Innsbruck (Austria)

with main subject Jazz Piano. Studies with Stephan Costa, Florian Bramböck and Martin Nitsch

Matura (A-Lavels)June 2004Meinhardinum Stams (Austria)

with excellence

Voluntary and Social Engagement
Supporting member of BFV Imstsince 2013Regional association of fire brigades Imst (Imst, Austria)

Technical consultant in IT matters related to public relations (bfv-imst.at)

Board member of BSVTsince 2011Tyrolean association of the Blind and Vision Impaired (Innsbruck, Austria)

Consulting and voting board member

Supporting member of FF Silzsince 2005Voluntary Fire Brigade Silz (Silz, Austria)

Mostly helping with IT equipment and most importantly the website of the local fire brigade (feuerwehr-silz.at)