Education & Employment
Junior Research Fellow at Merton College
Member of the Algorithms and Complexity Theory Theme at the Department for Computer Science at Oxford University under the supervision of Prof. Leslie Ann Goldberg.
08/2016 - 09/2019
PhD Student in Computer Science
Saarland University and Cluster of Excellence (MMCI), supervised by Dr. Holger Dell.
Thesis Title: Counting Problems on Quantum Graphs: Parameterized and Exact Complexity Classifications.
Defended on July 15th, 2019.
10/2014 - 09/2019
Graduate School of Computer Science at Saarland University
01/2016 - 05/2016
Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing
Visiting graduate student in the program Counting Complexity and Phase Transitions.
Bachelor of Science in Computer Science
Thesis Title: The Complexity of (Parameterized) Counting Problems on Line Graphs.
Supervised by Prof. Markus Bläser.
Awarded with the Bachelor-Prize of the Computer Science Faculty of Saarland University.
10/2011 - 09/2014
Bachelor's studies in Computer Science
Minor subject: Mathematics.
Workshops & Seminars
10/2019: IGAFIT Workshop for Algorithms Postdocs in Europe (AlgPiE by IGAFIT 2019), Będlewo Palace
09/2018: Operations Research and Parameterized Complexity Workshop, Bergen
08/2017: Computational Counting, Schloss Dagstuhl - Leibniz Center for Informatics
06/2017: Syntax and Semantics of Low-Level Languages (LOLA), Reykjavik
Presentation of: Yannick Forster, Fabian Kunze and Marc Roth. The Strong Invariance Thesis for a Lambda Calculus.
01/2017: Randomization in Parameterized Complexity Theory, Schloss Dagstuhl - Leibniz Center for Informatics
PC Member of the 15th International Symposium on Parameterized and Exact Computation (IPEC 2020)
External Reviewer for ITCS, STACS, FOCS and MFCS
2019: External reviewer for ICALP, SODA, WG, MFCS and ESA
2018: External reviewer for CSR, ICALP, STACS and the Journal of Computer and System Sciences
2017: External reviewer for ISAAC and Algorithmica
2016: External reviewer for ESA
Hobbies & Interests
I am playing the clarinet since 2000 and have very basic knowledge and experience in conducting wind ensembles.
I enjoy dancing and have some experience in ballroom and Latin dances. My favourite is Quick Step.
I enjoy modern mainstream pop-culture in almost every form.