Laurent Gizon

Positions (since 2011)
Director, Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research
Professor, Institute for Astrophysics, University of Göttingen

Education
Ph.D. in Physics, Stanford University, Stanford, USA
M.Sc. in Astrophysics, Université Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France
Ingénieur SUPAERO, Ecole nationale superieure de l'aeronautique et de l'espace, France

Distinctions
2011- Scientific Member of the Max Planck Society
2011 Annual Lecture, Alexander von Humbold Association of Bangalore
2010 Open Lecture, Keck Institute for Space Studies, Caltech
2009 Karen Harvey Prize of the American Astronomical Society
2007 Starting Grant of the European Research Council
2005 JOSO Prize for Solar Physics

Professional Service
Editorial Board Member, Solar Physics
Board Member and Data Processing Manager, PLATO Mission Consortium
Coinvestigator, Polarimetric and Helioseismic Imager (PHI) on Solar Orbiter
Board Member, European Solar Physics Division of the European Physical Society
Board Member, European Helio- and Asteroseismology Network
Organizing Committee Member, IAU Div. II Comm. 12 Solar Radiation and Structure