Research Group Joachim Enders
Technical Nuclear Physics

Prof. Dr. Joachim Enders

Student's dean for teachers and Masters of Education

Working area(s)

Experimental and technical nuclear physics


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  • 1990 Abitur (high-school diploma)
    Heinrich-von-Gagern-Gymnasium, Frankfurt
  • 1995 Diplom (M.Sc. equivalent) in physics
    Technische Hochschule Darmstadt
  • 2000 Dr. rer. nat (Ph.D. equivalent) with distinction in physics
    Technische Universität Darmstadt


  • 2000-2002 Research Associate
    Natl. Sup. Cyclotron Lab, Michigan State University
  • 2002-2008 Junior professor W1
    Institut für Kernphysik, Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • since 2008 Professor W2
    Institut für Kernphysik, Technische Universität Darmstadt


  • Electron sources, accelerator components, photon-induced reactions, electron-induced reactions, fission studies at the S-DALINAC funded by DFG through SFB 634
  • Exotic nuclei, knockout reactions, quasi-free scattering, direct reactions, detector R&D, data acquisition R&D, future electron-scattering experiments funded by BMBF, GSI, and HIC for FAIR (LOEWE initiative of the state of Hesse)


  • presently about 65 publications in peer-reviewed journals
  • presently about 75 published conference proceedings
  • present Hirsch index 28
  • list of publications cf. also
    Researcher ID
    Google Scholar



  • 2000 Doctoral degree with distinction
  • 2005 Teaching award of the TU Darmstadt alumni association


  • Dean of studies/chairperson for the curriculum 2006-2008
  • Chairperson for teacher curriculum 2014-2018
  • Referee for various peer-reviewed journals (e.g., PRC, NPA, EPJA, NIMA)
  • Member of Dt. Physikalische Gesellschaft, American Physical Society
  • Member of Freunde der TU Darmstadt, Gerhard-Herzberg-Gesellschaft