Professional Career

  • Since 09/2022: Research Associate at the Department of Physics, Cornell University, Ithaca, USA, and the Arnold Sommerfeld Center for Theoretical Physics, Ludwig-Maximilians-University, Munich, Germany


  • 10/2019-08/2022: PhD student in Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, DAMTP, University of Cambridge (Supervisor: Prof. Fernando Quevedo, Thesis title: On Vacuum Structures and Quantum Corrections in String Theory)

  • 01/2019-09/2019: Research visits at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (Prof. Gary Shiu), Ruprecht Karl University in Heidelberg (Prof. Arthur Hebecker) and ICTP Trieste (Prof. Fernando Quevedo)

  • 09/2015 - 12/2018: Master’s degree in Physics at the Ruprecht Karl University in Heidelberg (Thesis supervisor: Prof. Arthur Hebecker)

  • 10/2016-07/2017: Part III of the Mathematical Tripos (Master of Advanced Study in Mathematics) at the University of Cambridge

  • 10/2012-8/2015: Bachelor’s degree in Physics at the Ruprecht Karl University in Heidelberg (Thesis supervisor: Prof. Jürgen Berges)


Prizes, awards and scholarships

  • 03/2020-08/2022: PhD scholarship of the German Academic Scholarship Foundation (GASF)

  • 10/2019-08/2022: STFC studentship awarded by DAMTP

  • 03/2021: Smith-Knight and Rayleigh-Knight Prize for my essay on quantum corrections in string theory compactifications

  • 10/2019 - 02/2020: Helen Stone scholarship awarded by the Cambridge Trust

  • 10/2019: Otto-Haxel prize for ``an outstanding theoretical Master’s thesis’’ awarded by the Department of Physics and Astronomy in Heidelberg once per year for the best theoretical and experimental work

  • 03/2019 - 09/2019: Exposé scholarship of the GASF in support of ambitious research prior to a PhD

  • 10/2017: E.M. Burnett Prize for excellent results in Part III of the Mathematical Tripos

  • 03/2013 - 12/2018: Studienstiftung scholarship of the GASF supporting the education of exceptional academic talents