Pease note:

There will be no further funding of the HALOSTAR-program. Nevertheless, we will continue to find new ways of supporting junior scientists. Please keep looking at our homepage ( – we will advertise the beginning of  new programs.


HALOSTAR is a coordinated PhD programme of Leibniz Universität Hanover. Involved in the programme are the disciplines of physics, mathematics and geodesy, with research concentrated on the entire range of quantum physics, light and space-time research, and the mathematical principles.

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Who can apply?

HALOSTAR promotes students at different levels of education and purposely introduces them to the cutting-edge research projects of the partners involved.

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When does the programme start and how can I apply?

The programme will commence in the winter semester 2010/2011. Applications should therefore be submitted in good time prior to the start of the winter semester, no later than 15.07.2010. The quickest way to apply is by using our online form …

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Prof. Dr. Karsten Danzmann

Callinstraße 38
30167 Hannover
Tel.: +49 511 762-2356

Alexander Wanner

Chief executive
Welfengarten 1
30167 Hannover
Tel.: +49 511 762-17240

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