Dr. Andreas Mussgiller

Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron DESY

CMS group

Notkestr. 85

D-22607 Hamburg



since 03/2012

Staff scientist at Deutsches Elektronen-Synchroton DESY

10/2008 – 02/2012

Postdoctoral fellow at Deutsches Elektronen-Synchroton DESY

12/2005 - 09/2008

Postdoctoral research associate at the University Erlangen-Nuremberg


PhD from University of Cologne: Identification and Tracking of low Energy Spectator Protons

04/2003 - 11/2005

Research associate at the Institute for Nuclear Physics, Research Centre Jülich

10/2000 - 03/2003

Student at University of Cologne

08/1998 – 03/2003

Research associate at the Institute for Nuclear Physics (part-time), Research Centre Jülich

08/1998 – 03/2003

Diploma from University of Applied Science Munich: Setup and Test of a vacuum-compatible Read-Out System for Silicon-Strip-Detectors

10/1995 - 03/2000

Student at University of Applied Science Munich


since 2020

CMS Phase 2 Outer Tracker End Caps (TEDD) coordinator

Member CMS Tracker Upgrade Steering Group (TUSG)

Member CMS Tracker Institution Board (TIB)


Organizer, facilitator and lecturer at School on Carbon Fibre Composites at 10th Terascale Detector Workshop

Co-organizer 10th Terascale Detector Workshop

since 2016

Leader of the DESY CMS sub-group detector development

since 03/2015

Coordinator of the work package Advanced Materials and Interconnects within the Helmholtz research topic Matter and Technologies

Member of the Terascale Alliance Detector Board


Organiser, facilitator and lecturer at Introductory school on thermal and mechanical simulations based on finite-element calculations at 8th Terascale Detector Workshop


Co-organizer of the CMS upgrade school


Co-organizer of the forum on tracking detector mechanics 2014

06/2014 - 04/2021

Elected member of the DESY scientific committee

Member Forum on Tracking Detector Mechanics Organizing Committee


Co-organizer of the Forum on tracking detector mechanics 2014


Co-organiser CMS Upgrade Week

since 05/2013

Co-convener of the CMS phase 2 outer tracker module working group


Co-organiser Workshop on non-sensitive materials in high-energy

physics - NONSENS2012

02/2012 - 12/2014

Coordinator of the work package advanced material of the Helmholtz detector technology and systems platform

01/2010 - 10/2011    

CMS alignment software coordinator