Career

2012: Seven months paternity leave
2009-today: Technische Universität München , Munich Centre of Advanced Computing: MAC@KAUST Scientific Project Manager
in charge of the KAUST (King Abdullah University of Science and Technology) - TUM (Technische Universität München) special partnership projects Simulating CO2 Sequestration and Virtual Arabia
2009-2011: Technische Universität München , Munich Centre of Advanced Computing: Acting Coordinator
take over duties of Michael Bader who left TUM from 2009-2011
2005-2009: Technische Universität München : Research Assistant

Education

2011-today: Technische Universität München : Habilitation (Computer Science)
Mentor: Hans-Joachim Bungartz
Mentor: David E. Keyes
2005-2009: Technische Universität München : Ph.D. Student (Computer Science)
A Framework for Parallel PDE Solvers on Multiscale Adaptive Cartesian Grids
Advisor: Hans-Joachim Bungartz
Reviewer: Christoph Zenger
Reviewer: David E. Keyes
2000-2005: Technische Universität München : Diploma Computer Science (Minor subject: Mathematics)
Advisor: Christoph Zenger
1999-2000: Dominikus-Ringeisen-Werk Ursberg: Civilian Service
1990-1999: Ringeisen-Gymnasium-Ursberg : Abitur (A-Levels)
1986-1990: Elementary School Ursberg

Further Education

Oct 2011 - Oct 2013: Carl von Linde-Akademie - ProLehre Intensivkurs 2011
Advanced didactic training, two year course
Aug 2009 - today: IGSSE - International Graduate School of Science and Engineering
Project Team Leader - KAUST@MAC
Jul 2007 - Jul 2009: IGSSE - International Graduate School of Science and Engineering
Associate Ph.D. Student, Centre for Simulation Technology in Engineering
Feb 2008 - Apr 2008: SCI - Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute, University of Utah, USA
Research visit, Problem Solving Environments (PSE)
Host: Christopher R. Johnson
Feb 2005 - Mär 2005: Accenture, Munich / Kronberg:
Internship, business process consulting, financial services
Apr 2004 - Oct 2004: Technische Universität München:
Chair of Scientific Computing in Computer Science

Student research assistant, computational fluid dynamics
Mar 2003 - Jul 2003: Technische Universität München:
Chair of Software & Systems Engineering

Student research assistant, agile methods and UML
Sep 2002 - Feb 2003: sd&m - software design & management, Munich
Internship, enterprise application integration, financial services, software development and object-oriented design
Mar 2001 - Sep 2001: Technische Universität München: Chair of Software & Systems Engineering
Student research assistant, worked on second edition of Übungen zur Einführung in die Informatik
Jun 2000 - Oct 2000: sd&m - software design & management, Munich / Zurich
Internship, stock exchange, software development (C/C++)

Additional Courses

Sep 2008: Ferienakademie der TU München, Sarntal, Italy:
Computational Engineering - From Models to Software
Apr 2006: Spring School COCUZ - 'Computational Science with Chemistry Applications for University Training in Uzbekistan' , Tashkent, Uzbekistan:
Train the Trainers - Modern Teaching Paradigms for Lectures and Exercises
Sep 2004: Joint Bavarian Swiss International School, Binntal, Switzerland:
Sophisticated Ideas on Navier-Stokes Solvers
Mar 2004: Joint Advanced Student School, St. Petersburg, Russia:
Finite Elements Preserving Continuity
Sep 2003: Ferienakademie der TU München, Sarntal, Italy:
Spacetree Data Structures
Feb 2003: First German Russian Winter School, St. Petersburg, Russia:
Minimum Spanning Trees