Published: 19 June 2013, 09:32
On 1 June 2013, Prof. Christian Spielmann has resigned his position as the executive director of the Abbe Center of Photonics after one year. According to the official statute of the ACP, the executive director is annually elected by the board of directors and commissioned by the rector of the Friedrich-Schiller-Universität. Prof. Jürgen Popp was unanimously elected by the board and will fill this position, with Prof. Thomas Pertsch being the new vice director. All ACP members thank Prof. Spielmann for his commitment and dedicated work as ACP executive director during the last term.