Published: 5 June 2015, 16:21
On 1 June 2015, Prof. Thomas Pertsch Popp has resigned his position as the executive director of the Abbe Center of Photonics after one year. The ACP community wishes to thank Thomas Pretsch his enormous commitment and dedicated work as ACP executive director during the last term.
According to the statute of the ACP, the executive director is annually elected by the board of directors. Now, with the unanimous election of Andreas Tünnermann, he will fill this position, with Prof. Stefanie Gräfe being the deputy director. Along with this election, all ACP directors confirmed that the center will continue to take its management decisions and responsibilities as a joint task with the respective duties and obligations shared by the whole board.