Education

PhD in chemistry
2004-2008Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
  • Graduation: 22 May 2008
  • Thesis title: "Modelling of Long-Period Fibre Gratings in Chemical Sensing Applications"
  • Supervisor: Dr. Peter Wentzell (Department of Chemistry)
    Co-supervisor: Dr. Michael Cada (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering)
  • GPA: A+ (4.3 out of 4.3)
Diplom Ingenieur in technical chemistry
1996-2003Vienna University of Technology, Austria
  • Overall mark: Achieved with distinction
Diploma thesis in chemistry
2002-2003Universidad de Oviedo, Spain
  • Thesis title: "Water Dissolved Oxygen Sensing By Means of RTP Measurements: A Comparison Between Different Immobilisation Procedures and Measurement Principles"
  • Supervisor: Dr. José Manuel Costa Fernández, workgroup of Dr. Alfredo Sanz-Medel
Chemistry studies
1999-2000University of Plymouth, UK
Gymnasium (secondary education)
1992-1996Laaer Berg-Straße, 1100 Vienna, Austria
Gymnasium of the Vienna Boys' Choir (secondary education)
1988-1992Obere Augartenstraße, 1020 Vienna, Austria
Volksschule of the Vienna Boys' Choir (primary education)
1987-1988Obere Augartenstraße, 1020 Vienna, Austria
Volksschule (primary education)
1984-1987Braunhubergasse, 1110 Vienna, Austria