Curriculum Vitae

Main tasks of the current position at LRZ

  • Team leader of the LRZ Application Lab in Astrophysics, collaboration with users of the LRZ supercomputing facilities from the astrophysics community.
  • Coordinator of the High-Level Support Activities within the LRZ Application Support group.

Research interests

Numerical hydrodynamics, computational astrophysics, cosmological structure formation, turbulence modelling, hydrodynamical instabilities, high-performance computing and visualisation.

Fellowships and appointments

Academic education

  • Technische Universität München, Germany.
    Doctorate (Doktor der Naturwissenschaften) magna cum laude, July 2005.
    Dissertation Topic: "The ignition of thermonuclear flames in Type Ia Supernovae".
    Advisor: Wolfgang Hillebrandt.
  • Università degli studi di Catania, Italy.
    Graduated with the mark of 110/110 magna cum laude, April 2001.
    Dissertation topic: ``Synthesis of p-nuclei in Type II Supernovae: role of the  22Ne(alpha, gamma)26Mg reaction''.
    Advisors: R.A. Zappalà, V. Costa.
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