Dr. Benjamin Lutz
Nuclear Physics
Phone: +49 351 260 2947

Dr. Benjamin Lutz

Dr. Benjamin Lutz - Portrait for web business card

Foto: A. Wirsig



 ORCID: 0000-0003-3057-7831

ResearcherID: U-4283-2017

Scopus: 24464220600

Article about my current work: A Focus on Cancer

Article about my previous work: CMS Outer Hadron Calorimeter Upgrade with SiPM

Publications:, PhD thesis, Diploma thesis

Curriculum Vitae

  • Oct 2000 - May 2006 University of Hamburg (Germany), Student at the Institute of Experimental Physics
  • May 2006  Diploma degree in physics with honours
  • Jul 2006 - Aug 2010 PhD Student at DESY  and University of Hamburg
  • Aug 2010 PhD degree (Dr. rer. nat.) with "magna cum laude''
  • Sep 2010 Jul 2014 DESY Fellow working for the CMS-Experiment at CERN
  • since Jan 2015 working at Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden Rossendorf

Research Topics

  • Detectors for particles and radiation
    • neutron and gamma detectors for proton therapy
    • particle flow calorimeters for HEP experiments
  • Simulation with Geant4
    • detector simulation
    • proton therapy beam delivery system
    • validation of hadronic physics
  • Silicon photo-multipliers (SiPM)
    • application
    • radiation hardness
    • optical coupling
  • Readout electronics and data acquisition (DAQ)
    • readout systems for SiPM
    • DAQ for waveform digitzers
    • ASIC characterisation


Dr. Benjamin Lutz
Nuclear Physics
Phone: +49 351 260 2947