Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin - Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences - Optical Metrology

Open Positions

We welcome inquiries for Postdocs, Ph.D. students, visiting students, and visiting scientists joining our team. Various positions may become available at any time. Interested candidates should contact Prof. Achim Peters, Ph.D. (achim.peters (at) or Dr. Markus Krutzik (markus.krutzik (at)


Research Assistant / Postdoc- / Ph.D. positions



Postdoc position in the MAIUS Project available

PhD position in the MAIUS Project available


Joint Lab Integrated Quantum Sensors (Dr. Markus Krutzik, markus.krutzik (at) has several openings in the areas of strontium optical lattice clocks for space application, thermal beam atom interferometry, EIT based velocimeter and BEC interferometery in microgravity, see below:

Update 27.08.21

QUASENS (1 position): 

VelocimEITer (1 position):

SOLIS-1G (2 positions):

Bachelor / Master theses


Master / Bachelor Theses on quantum sensors with strontium atoms for space applications:

     Optical lattice clock

      Atomic Beam Clock


Master thesis on Atom interferometry for geodetic applications and tests of quantum mechanics (pdf, english)


Bachelor and Master thesis on Atomic quantum memories for space-based quantum
communication applications (pdf, english)


Bachelor thesis: Cryogenic photodetector (pdf, english)


Master thesis: cryogenic optical resonator (pdf, german)

Master thesis: tests of the lorentz invariance (pdf, german)








We don't have any internship positions at the moment.