Henning Kirschenmann

Henning Kirschenmann

  • PL 64 (Gustaf Hällströmin katu 2)



  • Finland


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Personal profile

Curriculum vitae

Academy Research Fellow at the Helsinki Institue of Physics. Title of docent in physics (equivalent to habilitation or adj./ass. professor). Specialised in jet-energy corrections and physics analyses with hadronic final states. Performing data-analysis and machine learning studies using Python and C++.


Work experience

  • since 09/2023: Helsinki Institute of Physics, Academy Research Fellow (Starting grant by the Research Council of Finland; Budget 1.1 mio. EUR)
  • 01/2022 - 08/2023: Helsinki Institute of Physics, Senior Scientist 
  • 2/2017 - 12/2021: Helsinki Institute of Physics, Scientist 
  • 11/2014 – 01/2017: CERN, Senior Research Fellow in the CERN CMS group
  • 01/2011 – 10/2014: Hamburg University, research assistant in the group of Prof. Peter Schleper


Leadership and expert functions within CMS

  • 09/2022 - 08/2023: Group leader (L3) of the CMS physics subgroup for top quark mass and other properties (TOP-TMPD) (ca. 30 PhD students and postdocs)
  • 09/2020 - 08/2022: Group leader (L2) of the CMS physics object group for jets and MET (largest POG in CMS with ca. 250 FTE service work months per year)
  • 09/2018 - 08/2018: Group leader (L3) of the CMS standard model physics subgroup for analyses in hadronic final states (SMP-HAD) (ca. 40 PhD students and postdocs)
  • 09/2016 – 08/2018: Group leader (L3) of the CMS jet energy corrections and resolutions group (ca. 20 PhD students and postdocs)
  • 12/2014 – 08/2016: Group leader (L3) of the CMS JetMET trigger group (ca. 15 PhD students and postdocs)

Fields of Science

  • 114 Physical sciences

International and National Collaboration

Publications and projects within past five years.