Prof. Dr. Frank Würthwein

Frank Würthwein

Professor of Physics, University of California at San Diego (UCSD)

Expertise: High Throughput Computing, Experimental Particle Physics

Frank Würthwein is a Professor in the Physics Department at UCSD working on the CMS experiment at the Large Hadron Collider (LHC). His past physics interests included the successful search for the Higgs boson. Looking forward, he is mostly interested in the search for Dark Matter at the LHC, especially in the context of Supersymmetry. He is presently coordinating the Supersymmetry search program of CMS. His contributions to the CMS experiment are in computing. He is part of the management team of the Open Science Grid, and the XSEDE user advisory committee.