Lebenslauf

Education

9/2005 – 3/2006

Chalmers, Gothenburg, Sweden

  • Studies in management and computer sciences

3/2005 – today

Participation in the UNITECH programme

  • Exchange to Sweden

  • Seminars concerning teamwork, leadership and management of cultural differences

09/24/2004

Intermediate diploma Grade „gut“ (1.8)

10/2002 – today

RWTH Aachen

  • Studies in computer sciences and electrical engineering, 6th semester

04/12/2002 – 04/14/2002

Basic course for managing youth groups

09/1992 – 05/2001

Theodor-Heuss-Gymnasium, Dinslaken

  • Abitur. Grade „Sehr gut“(1.3)

  • Commendation and extra present for excellent achievement in physics classes by the “Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft”

  • Appreciation of honorary activity by the „Katholische Junge Gemeinde“

03/1997 – 03/01/1998

Choir leading education

  • D-Level examination passed with grade „gut“ (2.0)

08/1988 – 07/1992

Averbruch – Primary school, Dinslaken



Practical Experience

11//2004 – 4/2005

Student assistant at „Lehrstuhl für Kommunikationsnetze“(ComNets), Aachen

  • Working on optimised transmission protocols for the project WIGWAM [1Gbit/sec. Wireless LAN]

  • Focused on optimisations in MAC-layer.

  • Participation on a paper:Interference Aware Adaptive MAC Protocol for MC-CDMA Adhoc Wireless LANs” by Orfanos, G. and Walke, B. and Jansen, J.-W. and Reumerman, H.-J.
    Accepted by the PIMRC 2005, Berlin, Germany

04/2005 – 07/2005

Practical course in DSP programming: Development of a distance measuring device based on ordinary loudspeaker and a microphone

10/2004 – 02/2005

Practical course: Development of a radio controlled watch with VHDL on an FPGA. It was also able to play a melody in two voices without(!) a D/A-converter

02/2002 – 08/2002

Initially part time, from 05/01/2002 on full time Software developer at “D.I.E. CAD und Statik Software GmbH”

  • Translation of the software applications into English

  • Development on the customer database

  • Customer support via telephone

07/02/2001 – 04/30/2002

Alternative civilian service at DRK Dinslaken

  • Transport of handicapped people

  • (Emergency) goods transport

07/2000 – 08/2000

07/1999

Land surveyors assistant at “Schwarzer & Helbig GmbH” in Voerde

  • Surveying and mapping of tunnels, dykes, factories, …



Activities and Interests

08/2004 – 05/2005

“Robotercub Aachen” RCA

  • Developing Software for a robot

  • Winning the “Eurobot Deutschland 2005 ” at the “Hannover Messe”, Germany

  • Participation at the world championships “Eurobot open 2005” in Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland

08/1993 – 09/2002

Member of the choir „Die Schiefen Spieler - Dinslaken 1989 e.V.“

  • Singing in a choir and playing xylophone

  • Working in the managing committee as deputy for the younger members

  • Choir conductor of the „Wichtelchor“( children aged 4 to 7)

  • Chaperon on choir camps

09/2000 - 07/2002

Managing a youth group of the “Katholische Junge Gemeinde(KJG) Dinslaken”

  • Organisation of weekly meetings

  • Organisation of short trips

1995 - 07/2002

Member of „MTV Rheinwacht Dinslaken“.

  • Playing badminton and volleyball

  • Vice chairman of the volleyball division (2000 - 2002)



Skills

Languages

  • German: native speaker

  • English: fluent in spoken and written

  • French: basic

  • Swedish: basic

PC skills

  • Administration of Linux and Windows systems

  • Programming in C++, Visual Basic, Pascal, Delphi

  • VHDL Design with Quartus II (Altera)

  • Assembler programming with VisualDSP++ (Analog Devices)

  • Simulations with MATLAB and Simulink

  • Assembly and repair of personal computers

  • Adobe Photoshop, MS Office, Corel Draw, KDevelop, Visual Studio, Adobe Audition, …

Musical skills

  • Guitar: triannual education

  • Xylophone: quadrennial education