Peter Menzenbach

PhD Student



since 04/2017  

Development of a Pulsed PA Aerosol Detector for process control at the Laser and Aerosol Group.

2010 - 2012

Development of a Pulsed PA Aerosol Spectrometer with OPO laser source at the Laser and Aerosol Group (parallel to full time employment)

2005 – 2009

Project leader at Innolas GmbH: Development of a diode-pumped Q-switched Nd:YAG laser with 100 Hz repetition rate for efficient pumping of an OPO system (Common research project with TUM and General Electric Research Center Garching) on Pulsed Photoacoustic Spectroscopy

1990 - 05/2017

Senior positions in leading companies for scientific laser systems, notably Continuum Inc., Innolas GmbH

01/1980 – 07/1989

Diploma in Physics, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

Diploma thesis Psychophysikalische Experimente zur Induktion der Bewegungswahrnehmung", Institut für medizinische Optik, Sektion Physik, LMU


Haisch; C., Menzenbach, P., Bladt; H., Niessner, R., A wide spectral range photoacoustic aerosol absorption spectrometer. Analytical Chemistry (2012) 8941–8945.