Practical Experience

Since 2018

Head of Microelectronics and Erfurt Branch Office
IMMS Institut für Mikroelektronik- und Mechatronik-Systeme gemeinnützige GmbH

Oct. 2016 – Dec. 2017

Scientific R&D Engineer
Ilmenau University of Technology
Electronic Measurement Research Lab
Analog, RF, and millimeter-wave IC design
Millimeter-wave communications

Dec. 2012 – Sep. 2016

Team Lead Sensor and Actuator Electronics
IMMS Institut für Mikroelektronik- und Mechatronik-Systeme gemeinnützige GmbH
Analog, RF, and mixed-signal IC design and methodology
Management of research and development projects

Jan. 2011 – Nov. 2012

Analog IC Design Engineer
IMMS Institut für Mikroelektronik- und Mechatronik-Systeme gemeinnützige GmbH
Analog and RF IC design and methodology
Management of research project

May 2010 – Nov. 2010

Internship / Master’s thesis
Cadence Design Systems, Inc.
Cadence Research Laboratories at Berkeley (CA), USA
Funded by the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD)

Apr. 2007 – Apr. 2010

Student Research Assistant
IMMS Institut für Mikroelektronik- und Mechatronik-Systeme gemeinnützige GmbH
Analog circuit design and electronic design automation

Mar. 2007

Internship
Funkwerk AG

Higher Education

Since 2011

Dr.-Ing., Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Ilmenau University of Technology
PhD student at Institute for Information Technology
Field of Expertise:
CMOS-integrated analog, mixed-signal, and RF circuits
Cicruit design methodology and automation

Activities and Societies:
Council of the faculty
Committee of course program
Appointments committee for chair

2009 – 2010

M.Sc., Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Ilmenau University of Technology
Field of Expertise:
RF and Microwave Engineering
Activities and Societies:
Hochschulfilmclub der TU Ilmenau im Medienverbund e.V.
Forschungsgemeinschaft elektronische Medien e.V.

2005 – 2009

B.Sc., Electrical Engineering and Information Technology
Ilmenau University of Technology
Field of Expertise:
Communication Engineering
Activities and Societies:
Teaching assistant
Forschungsgemeinschaft elektronische Medien e.V.

Languages and Skills

German
English
Native proficiency
Professional working proficiency
Electronics
Development of analog, RF, and mixed-signal ASICs; Top-down design from specification to tape out; Functional verification with Cadence SpectreRF and Cadence AMS Designer
Software
Microsoft Windows, UNIX/Linux, Cadence Custom IC, Agilent ADS, CST Microwave Studio, MathWorks MATLAB/Simulink, Wolfram Mathematica, Microsoft Office, Adobe Illustrator
Programming
Verilog-AMS, VHDL-AMS, C/C++, Assembly language, HTML/PHP/CSS, LaTeX, Shell scripting

Additional Information

Publications
1 Book chapter
1 Invited talk
3 Journal paper
20 Conference papers
3 Patents
8 Others

Lectured Courses
Fundamentals of Semiconductor Electronics
Fundamentals of Circuit Design
Computer-Aided Design and Methodology
Modeling and Simulation of Analog Systems
Signal and Systems Theory
Honors and Awards
Winner of SDC, EuMW 2017, Nuremberg, Germany, 2017
Silver Medal, iENA 2015, Nuremberg, Germany, 2015
EDA Achievement Award 2015, Dresden, Germany, 2015
Best Paper Award, ANALOG 2014, Hannover, Germany, 2014
Master of Science with Honors, Ilmenau, Germany, 2010
LIONS Club Advancement Award, Ilmenau, Germany, 2010
Best Paper Award, ANALOG 2010, Erfurt, Germany, 2010
Best Paper Award, CDNLive! EMEA, Munich, Germany, 2009
DPG Book Award, 2004

Personal Information

Date of Birth
January 12, 1986
Leisure Interests
Riding bicycle and motorcycle, swimming, listening to music