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Work Experience

Freelance Consultant and Researcher

Various Customers

05/2012-now

Postdoctoral Researcher and Teaching Assistant

University Erlangen-Nürnberg – Department Informatik

09/2010-04/2012

Researcher and Teaching Assistant

University Erlangen-Nürnberg – Department Informatik

09/2005-08/2010

Diploma Student

Siemens Hearing Instruments

10/2004-06/2005

Web Developer

Self employed

01/1999-06/2005

Education

Dr.-Ing. (Ph.D.) Computer Science

University Erlangen-Nürnberg – Department Informatik

Topic: Surface Reconstruction from Static and Dynamic Point Data

09/2005-08/2011

Diplom (M.Sc.) Computer Science

University Erlangen-Nürnberg – Department Informatik

10/2000-06/2005

Abitur (University Entrance Degree)

Pestalozzi-Gymnasium Biberach/Riß

09/1990-06/1999

Technical Skills

Computer Graphics

Expert in geometry processing (3D scanning, 3D data processing, mesh fairing, mesh repair, 3D rigid and non-rigid registration, surface reconstruction, mesh animation and deformation, mesh fitting, geometry compression)

Expert in novel 3D depth sensing devices (TOF, Kinect, Stereo cameras)

Expert knowledge in (medical) visualization (implicit and explicit volume visualization, vector field visualization, visualization of time-varying data)

Expert knowledge in (medical) image processing (analysis of volume data, registration)

Advanced knowledge in interactive computer graphics (texturing, rendering, shader / tessellator, ray-tracing, global illumination, shadow mapping)

Mathematics

Numerical analysis, optimization (linear and non-linear), vector analysis, differential geometry

Programming Languages

C++, C, Java, Perl, Maple, Matlab

Graphic/GPU APIs

CUDA, OpenGL, Scenix, Coin3D

Awards and Honors

CeBIT Innovation Award 2013 - 3rd Place

awarded for the project "Next Generation Fashion Store"

03/2013

Received Dr.-Ing. (Ph.D.) Degree with Highest honors

Thesis title: Surface Reconstruction from Static and Dynamic Point Data

08/2011

Received Diploma (M.Sc) Degree with Highest honors

Thesis title: Optimierte Triangulierung von Punktewolken für audiologische Zwecke

 

 

A detailed CV and references are available on demand

06/2005

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