|2016–||Research Scientist at the RICAM institute of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Linz (Austria).|
|2012–2015||Postdoc position at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Thuwal (Saudi Arabia).|
|2006–2012||PhD and Postdoc positions at the RICAM institute of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Linz (Austria).|
PhD degree in mathematics.
RISC institute of the Johannes Kepler University Linz.
PhD thesis: Minimal families of curves on surfaces.
|1997–2004||MSc in computer science. University of Amsterdam MSc thesis: The Hyperelliptic Curve Discrete Logarithm Problem.|
|2020–2024||FWF–Project P33003, "Trajectories of motions".|
CGTA Best Paper Award for
"Kinematic generation of Darboux cyclides" by N. Lubbes and J. Schicho.
|2015||CONICET-BECAS-POSTDOC Fellowship. Unfortunately, I had to decline this awarded two-year fellowship in Buenos Aires (Argentinia).|
|2023S||Überblick Mathematik I at JKU.
Undergraduate linear algebra (2 hours per week).
|2021W||Überblick Mathematik III at JKU.
Undergraduate analysis (1.3 hours per week).
Applied Mathematics I and II at
Lecture: 5 ECTS, 7 semesters.
Skills practice: 2.5 ECTS, 9 semesters.
|2011||Lecturer during a project week for advanced pre-university students at Kefermarkt in Austria.|
Selection of Talks
Gozd Martuljek (Slovenia).
Talk: "Projective isomorphisms between rational surfaces".
Invited talk: "The shapes of surfaces that contain many circles".
Rigidity and Flexibility of Geometric Structures,
Talk: "On an invariant of linkages".
Curves and Surfaces,
Talk: "Webs of rational curves on surfaces".
Talk: "Surfaces containing two circles through a general point in higher dimensions".
Pilsen (Czech Republic).
Talk: "Hexagonal webs of circles".
New York (USA).
Invited talk: "Circles on surfaces".
|2021||Organizer of the kinematics minisymposium at CGTA 2021.|
|2011||Main organizer of the last week of a three week research program called "Algebraic versus Analytic Geometry: minimal model program" at ESI, Vienna (Austria).|
C++, Java, Python, SQL, Sage, Mathematica, LaTeX.
Source code at GitHub
Programming experience in industry
|Languages||Dutch (native), English (fluent), German (proficient).|