Brief CV


Study of Physics at the University of Stuttgart


Diploma in Physics (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Dr. hc. H. Haken),
Topic: Modeling of magnetoencephagram-data by neural populations


PhD-project at Max-Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience in Leipzig, group of F.Kruggel


Research Associate of Max-Planck Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience in Leipzig, Germany

Guest Scientist at Max-Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences in Leipzig, Germany

PhD at University of Stuttgart, Germany (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. R. Friedrich

Schloessmann-Fellowship Award of the Max Planck Society

Foundation of a software company in Leipzig (product :software to analyze experimental brain signals)

Official Software Invention at the Max Planck-Institute for Cognitive Neuroscience Leipzig, 
product licensed by Garching Innovations

2001 - 2002

Schloessmann-Fellow at the Max Planck-Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences in Leipzig 


Guest Scientist at the Faculty of Human Movement Sciences at the Vrije University in Amsterdam

2002 - 2004

Postdoc at the Weierstrass-Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics in Berlin

2004 - 2007

Wissenschaftlicher Assisstent with L. Schimansky-Geier, Humboldt University Berlin

2006 - 2007

Research Associate in the group of Andre Longtin, Department of Physics, University of Ottawa

2007 - today

Charge de Recherche Premiere Classe (CR1), INRIA-team CORTEX
INRIA Nancy-Grand Est, Nancy, France


ERC Starting Grant MATHANA: Mathematical Modeling of Anaesthesia

Habilitation (HDR) at University Nice - Sophia Antipolis

2013 - 2015

Scientific and administrative head of INRIA-team NEUROSYS

2015 Directeur de Recherche at INRIA-team NEUROSYS

2015 - 2019 Researcher at Department for Data Assimilation at Deutsche Wetterdienst

2019 -

Directeur de Recherche at INRIA-team MIMESIS, INRIA Grand Est, Strasbourg