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  • 1984: Born in Krefeld, Germany
  • 1990: School
  • 2001: Study abroad at ATI in Phoenix, OR, USA
  • 2004: Military Service (Rotenburg and Koblenz)
  • 2005: Internship at Wilhelm Buller GmbH & Co. KG, Duisburg
  • 2005: Enrolled at Technische Universität Darmstadt
  • 2008: Bachelor of Science in Physics
  • 2009: Collaboration with IJS in Ljubljana, Slovenia, supported by TU Darmstadt and INCAS**3
  • 2010: Master of Science in Physics
  • 2010: PhD student at GSI for the ExtreMe Matter Institute EMMI
  • 2013: PhD in Physics at University of Mainz, Germany
  • 2013: Post-Doc at GSI
  • 2016: Post-Doc at Institut für Kernphysik, Technische Universität Darmstadt


Year Publication
2009 The Low-Energy Photon Tagger NEPTUN
2010 Pulse shape classification in liquid scintillators using the fuzzy c-means algorithm
2011 The Darmstadt High-Intensity Photon Setup (DHIPS) at the S-DALINAC
2011 Fragmentation and systematics of the pygmy dipole resonance in the stable N=82 isotones
2012 High count rate γ-ray spectroscopy with LaBr3:Ce scintillation detectors
2013 Particle identification using clustering algorithms
2013 The high-efficiency gamma-ray spectroscopy setup gamma3 at HIγS
2014 Characterization of γ-ray detectors using the photon tagger NEPTUN for energies up to 20 MeV

Participation in Experiments

Year Experiment Location
Aug 2013 (g,g',g' ') 94Zr, 128Te, 156Gd, 140Ce HIγS, Duke
Oct 2012 (g,g',g' ') 124Sn, 140Ce, 233U, 156Gd, 76Ge, 40Ca, 32S HIγS, Duke
May 2012 s412: 136Xe, 124Sn, 126Sn, 128Sn, 130Sn GSI, Darmstadt
Nov 2011 (g,g',g' ') on 11B HIγS, Duke
Oct 2011 (g,g') on 112Sn, 142Nd, 140Ce HIγS, Duke
Oct 2011 s405, s408 GSI, Darmstadt
Dec 2009 Detector-Tests (CsI, LaBr) IJS, Ljubljana
Nov 2009 Detector-Tests (CsI) S-DALINAC (NEPTUN), Darmstadt
May 2009 Detector-Tests (LaBr) S-DALINAC (NEPTUN), Darmstadt
Feb 2009 (g,g') on 76Se, 124Sn S-DALINAC (Injector), Darmstadt
Sep 2008 (g,g') on 20Ne, 94Mo, 130Te, 142Ce, 148Sm, 136Xe, 204Pb, 235U S-DALINAC (Injector), Darmstadt
2007 (g,g') on 154Gd S-DALINAC (NEPTUN), Darmstadt

Further Education

Year School
2013 HGS-HIRe Lecture Week on Nuclear Structure in Astrophysics
2012 MITx 6.002x Electronics and Circuits
2010 HGS-HIRe Lecture Week on Nuclear Structure
2009 JUAS School for Accelerator Physics (Archamps, France), supported by TU Darmstadt and GSI

Useful skills

Skill Details Proficiency
Languages German, English Fluent
Programming languages C, C++, C#, Java, Perl, Python, Haskell, D, VHDL, Fortran Fluent (C, C++, Perl), Average (Haskell, D, Java, Python, C#), Beginner (VHDL, Fortran)
Toolkits Qt, ROOT, GSL, OpenCL, OpenGL Fluent (Qt), Good (ROOT, GSL), Beginner (OpenCL, OpenGL)
Sports Any Sucky (besides Badminton and Pool Billard)