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Peter Mueller

Principal Physicist

Biography

Degrees Attained

Dr. rer. nat.        2003, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany;
Dipl. Phys.         1996, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany.

Employment History

since 2012           Affiliate Assistant Professor, University of Washington, Seattle;
since 2011           Physicist, Argonne National Laboratory;
2007 – 2011        Assistant Physicist, Argonne National Laboratory;
20052007        Named Postdoctoral Fellow, Argonne National Laboratory;
20032005        Postdoctoral Fellow, Argonne National Laboratory;
20012003        Visiting Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory;
19972001        Research Assistant, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany;
19952001        Teaching Assistant, Johannes Gutenberg University, Mainz, Germany.

Awards

2011  Presidential Early Career Award for Scientist and Engineers;
2011  DOE Office of Science Early Career Research Award;
2010  IUPAP Young Scientist Prize in Nuclear Physics
2005  Willard Frank Libby Postdoctoral Fellowship of Argonne National Laboratory.

Research Interests

Laser spectroscopy for nuclear structure studies;
Low-energy tests of fundamental symmetries;
Ultra-sensitive trace-isotope analysis.