“There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.” – Albert Einstein

To convince more and more people of the beauty of physics and the world in general, I got myself involved in several outreach activities. A selection of projects / events, where I took (will take) part in the organisation and/or realisation, are listed below.

“Tag der offenen Tür in Garching”
organisation of / guide at the experimental particle physics exhibition and a BYOPD event, Garching (21 October 2017)
“25 years of ATLAS”
organisation of events to celebrate ATLAS’ birthday (September/October 2017)
“Tag der offenen Tür in Garching”
organisation of / guide at the experimental particle physics exhibition and a BYOPD event, Garching (22 October 2016)
“Sydney Science Festival”
BYOPD event during Collider exhibition and Sydney Science Festival, Sydney (20 – 21 August 2016)
“Science Night Geneva”
possible BYOPD event, Geneva (9 – 10 July 2016)
“International Masterclasses 2016”
Munich (25 February 2016)
“Building Blocks of the Universe – using stackable plastic bricks to impart knowledge in particle physics”
public note about BYOPD and the ATLAS LEGO model (5 October 2015)
“CERN PopScience at FNAC Balexert”
hosting a ‘Build Your Own Particle Detector’ event at the European Researches’ Night, Geneva (25 September 2015)
“Lange Nacht der Wissenschaft in Garching”
organisation of / guide at the experimental particle physics exhibition and a BYOPD event, Garching (27 June 2015)
“Die Teilchen-Nadel im Daten-Heuhaufen finden”
talk at the annual DFDDA meeting, Deggendorf (19 June 2015)
“International Masterclasses 2015”
moderation/supervision at the masterclass, Munich (23 March 2015)
“Collider”
official contributor to the ‘Collider’ exhibition at Palais de la Découverte, Paris (17 October 2014 – 19 July 2015)
“CERN PopScience at FNAC Rive”
hosting a ‘Build Your Own Particle Detector’ event at the European Researches’ Night, Geneva (26 September 2014)
“Tag der Forschung am Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht”
hosting a ‘Build Your Own Particle Detector’ event at a research day, Geesthacht (20 September 2014)
“ATLAS LEGO Challenge!”
hosting a brick-sorting event at CERN, Geneva (17-21 February 2014)
“Discovery Center Annual Report”
contributing chapters about outreach and the “Higgs on Bricks” event, Copenhagen (December 2013)
“Higgs on Bricks”
Peter Higgs signing an ATLAS LEGO model during Foundation Day at University of Manchester, Manchester (16 October 2013)
“Kulturnatten”
organising the particle physics exhibition at the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen (11 October 2013)
“CERN Open Days 2013”
organisation/running of the “Build Your Own Particle Detector” tent, ATLAS-Guide, CERN (28/29 September 2013)
“Origins 2013”
several physics speed-dates, CERN (27 September 2013)
ATLAS model construction at University of Bergen
building the ATLAS models together with high school students at the University of Bergen (7-10 August 2013)
“Build Your Own Particle Detector”
seeting up a platform (www.build-your-own-particle-detector.org) for the programme (24 July 2013)
“Passeport Big Bang” Inauguration
organisation/running of the “Build your own particle detector” station, CERN (2 June 2013)
“Kulturnatten”
organising the particle physics exhibition at the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen (12 October 2012)
ATLAS model construction at CERN
building and advertising the ATLAS model at CERN (26/27 September 2012)
“Public hangout at ICHEP”
taking part in a joined public ATLAS and CMS Q’n’A Google hangout in Melbourne (7 July 2012)
“LHC exhibition at Melbourne Planetarium”
taking part in the organisation, Museum Victoria Melbourne (June/July 2012)
“Tag der Weltmaschine – Science Slam”
participant in the science slam, Urania Berlin (23 December 2011)
“ATLAS LEGO model”
designing and building a 1:50 LEGO model of the ATLAS detector (October/November 2011)
“Kulturnatten”
guide at the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen (14 October 2011)
“Big Bang”
guide in the “Big Bang” exhibition, Experimentarium Copenhagen (11 January 2011)
“Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften in Berlin und Potsdam”
guide at the Physics Institute, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (5 June 2010)
“Tag der Wissenschaften am Marie-Curie-Gymnasium Wittenberge”
talk about the physics and technique(s) of the LHC, Marie-Curie-Gymnasium Wittenberge (13 November 2009)
“MINT-Experimentier-Camp 2009 der Stiftung Deutsche Wirtschaft e.V.”
guide for teachers and students in the exhibition, DESY (6 November 2009)
Official CERN Guide
(ATLAS, CAST, CMS, Computing Center, LEIR/LEAR, LHCb, Linac2, SM18)
Guide to various CERN experiments, CERN (2009)
“Weltmaschine”
guide in the exhibition, subway station Bundestag (1/2 November 2008)
“LHC-Startup BMBF Press Conference”
press conference, Federal Ministry of Education and Research (10 September 2008)
“Physik zum Frühstück”
Q&A about physics, DESY (13 July 2008)
“Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften in Berlin und Potsdam”
guide in the “LHC-Train”, S41 LHC-Train (14 June 2008)
“CERN Open Day 2008”
ATLAS guide, CERN (6 April 2008)
“Lange Nacht der Wissenschaften in Berlin und Potsdam”
guide at the Physics Institute, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin (9 June 2007)
“Kulturnatten”
guide at the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen(13 October 2006)