Florian Niedermann

Portrait of Florian Niedermann

Post Doc


Short CV


  • 2011 - 2016: PhD in Theoretical Physics, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, Supervisor: Prof. Stefan Hofmann, Thesis title: Natural braneworlds in six dimensions and the cosmological constant problem.
  • 2005 - 2011: Diplom in Physics, Technical University of Munich, Scholarship: German National Academic Foundation, Thesis title: Brane Induced Gravity in Infinite Volume Extra Dimensions.


  • 2018 - present: Post Doc, CP3-Origins
  • 2016 - 2018: Post Doc, University of Nottingham
  • 2011 - 2016: Doctoral Position, Arnold Sommerfeld Center for Theoretical Physics, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Research Interests

Effective field theory and its application to cosmology; in particular, large and infinite extra dimensions, consistent deformations of GR, cosmological constant problem, electroweak hierarchy problem, brane cosmology, inflation, black hole consistency