Joanna Weng studied physics in Berlin, Strassbourg and Karlsruhe, where she
also started her Ph.D. thesis.
In September 2003 she joined the CERN Doctoral Student program and has been
at CERN ever since. She has worked within the Compact Muon Collaboration
(CMS) doing physics analysis (like Higgs searches & search for extra
dimensions) and has been also working in the CMS detector simulation (based
on Geant4) group.
Her specialty in Geant4-simulation is the parameterisation of