Published: 2 June 2014, 13:13
On 1 June 2014, Prof. Jürgen Popp has resigned his position as the executive director of the Abbe Center of Photonics after one year. According to the 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. Thomas Pertsch was unanimously elected by the board and will fill this position, with Prof. Stefanie Gräfe being the new deputy director. All ACP members thank Prof. Popp for his commitment and dedicated work as ACP executive director during the last term.