Curriculum Vitae

Work & Education

 

2011 - present Postdoctoral fellow at Princeton University, Program for Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences (AOS), and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory (GFDL), Princeton, USA.
 
2006 - 2010 Ph.D. in numerical plasma physics at Centre de Recherches en Physique des Plasmas (CRPP), Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland (EPFL).
 
2001 - 2006 M.Sc. in Physics at Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland (EPFL).
2003-04 Exchange year at Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden.
2005 Master thesis in Department of Physics and Astronomy, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden.

 

Teaching

 

2007 - 2010 General Physics for Mathematicians, and
Quantum Mechanics for Mathematicians
 
2006 - 2007 Computational Physics for Physicists

 

Awards & Fellowships

 

May 2013 Winner of Princeton University's Art of Science contest with this picture.
May 2013 Selection in the AIP Physics of Plasmas Editor's Choice of the Best Articles of 2012 with one of my co-authored papers
2013 - 2014 12 months Swiss National Science Foundation Advanced Researchers Postdoctoral Fellowship
2011 - 2012 18 months Swiss National Science Foundation Prospective Researchers Postdoctoral Fellowship