Curriculum Vitae

Employments: (I have had 14 contracts during the 16 years of employment below)

  • 1/1 2014 - Permanent Associate professor at the Dept. Physics, Chemistry and Pharmacy, SDU.

  • 1/3 2013-31/8 2013: Associate professor at the Dept. Physics, Chemistry and Pharmacy, SDU.

  • 15/6 2011-31/12 2012: Associate professor at the Center for Fundamental Living Technology, SDU.

  • 15/6 2010-14/6 2011: Post-doc at the Center for Fundamental Living Technology, SDU.

  • 1/7 2009-31/1 2010: Assistant professor, Dept. of Chemistry, AU. Funded by ENS-Lyon.

  • 1/4 2006-30/6 2009: Assistant professor, Dept. of Chemistry, AU. Funded by a FNU Steno grant.

  • 1/8 2003-31/3 2006: Post-doc at the Max Planck Institute for Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany.

  • 1/7 2001-30/7 2003: Post-doc at the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany.

  • 1/2 1999-1/2 2001: Webmaster Risø National Laboratory, Dept. Physics and Chemistry.

  • 1/3 1998-28/2 2001: Employed as a Ph. D. student at Risø National Laboratory, Roskilde, Denmark.

  • 1/8 1997-31/8-1997: Freelance physics consultent for E-scape interactive

Education and thesises:

  • 23/4 2001: Awarded the Ph. D. degree in Physics by the Technical University of Denmark.

    Title of thesis: "A Monte Carlo study on the effects of excluded volume interactions on the scattering from block copolymer micelles and branched polymers"

  • 20/6 1997: Awarded the Masters degree by the University of Copenhagen (cand.scient)

    Title of thesis: "Simulation of migration and coalescence of metal inclusions in homogeneous and isotropic media".

  • 1/9 1991: Immatriculated at the University of Copenhagen, Faculty of Science.

Grants / Contract responsiblities:

  • 2017-2020: PI for Rubber Simulation collaboration between SDU and Continental (330K eur)

  • 2014-2016: PI for Rubber Simulation collaboration between SDU and Continental (360K eur)

  • 2012-2015: PI for FLinTs grant to free ressources at the DCSC cluster at SDU.

  • 2008-2011: Hardware grant for '''Computational soft-condensed matter'' from the Danish Centre for Scientific Computing (26K eur).

  • 2009-2010: Collaboration contract between Århus University/ENS-Lyon. (47K eur)

  • 2006-2009: Danish Natural Science Research Council Steno grant for the project ''Computational soft-condensed matter'' (263K eur)

  • 1999-2001 Webmaster for the Physics and Chemistry department. Risø, Denmark.

Contributions to the scientific community:

  • Reviewer Nature Communications, Physical Review Letters, Macromolecles, and Physical Review E

  • Censor of the Ph.D. thesis “Isothermal and non-isothermal polymer melt flow” of K. Yu from DTU Dept. of Mechanical Engineering. (Fall 2011)

Supervision:

  • 2017 Supervision of J. P. Hansen Bachelor project "Kuhn mapping of mSRP polymer models"
  • 2014 Cosupervisor of N.K. Mattsson Bachelor project on "Pedestrian dynamics".

  • 2014 First year student project "Computer simulation af rubber materials".

  • 2012 Richard J. G. Löfflers KE819 project on assembly of minimal life.

  • 2012 Glenn Nielsens project on simulation of surfactant-oil-water mixtures.

  • 2012 First year student project "Computer simulation af selv-byggende materialer".

  • 2012 Cosupervisor of Martin Autzens project on simulation of surfactant-oil-water mixtures.

  • 2012 ''Philosophy of Quantum Mechanics'' project in Philosophy of Science.

  • 2011 Honour student C. Nielsen project on gel electrophoresis simulations.

  • 2008 Iben Bruun-Hansens project on simulation of liquid crystals.

Committes:

  • 2014- Member SDUs Strategic working group for Nanotechnologies

  • 2014- Member SDUs Strategic working group for Information-Communication Technology

Invited talks at conferences, invited talks at scientific groups, and research stays:

  • 23/8 2016. “Rubber Simulation”. 2nd MD day at Continental, Hannover, Germany
  • 30/5 2016. Organized “Simulating Polymers” workshop at “National supercomputing dag” (DeiC)
  • 2-4/5 2016. Research visit ENS Lyon.
  • 10/11 2015 “How to model real polymers with the Kremer-Grest polymer model” Jülich Soft Matter Days, Bad Honeff, Germany.
  • 23-24/9 2015 “Rubber Simulation”. MD day at Continental, Hannover, Germany
  • 26/9 2014 “Rubber Simulation”. MD day at Continental, Hannover, Germany
  • 26/5 2014 “Using MD to study visoelastic properties”. Topical MD meeting, Copenhagen.
  • 23/8 2016. “Rubber simulation” 2nd MD day at Continental Hannover, Germany.
  • 26/9 2014 “Rubber Simulation”. MD day at Continental, Hannover, Germany

  • 26/5 2014 “Using MD to study visoelastic properties”. Topical MD meeting, Copenhagen.

  • 18/2 2013 “Molecular origins of viscoelasticity in polymeric materials studied with molecular dynamics.”. Danish Polymer Centre / DTU chemical engineering, Lyngby Denmark.

  • 15/8 2012 “Dynamic Bonded DNA models” DNA18 conference, Århus, Denmark.

  • 4/10 2011 “Mesoscopic DNA simulations” at the MatchIT workshop, Odense, Denmark.

  • 19/9 2011 “ECCell simulation” ECCell workshop, Venice

  • 27/7 2011 “What can we learn from simulations?” at the Dynacorp workshop, Anacapri, Italy.

  • 19/9 2010 Talk "ECcell simulation and Programming" at the ECcell/MatchIT Workshop, Weizmann Institute, Israel.

  • 28-29/4 2011. FP7 project MatchIT review at European Centre for Living Technology, Venice.

  • 7-12/2 2011. Complex Fluids group at University of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Lectured about computer simulations of complex liquids at a workshop.

  • 5/3 2010. Talk “Computer Simulations of Polymer Materials” at Centre for Fundamental Living technology, University of Southeren Denmark, Denmark.

  • 18/1-27/1 2010. Research stay at Centre Blaise Pascal, Lyon, France.

  • 29/11-5/12 2009. Research stay at Centre Blaise Pascal, Lyon, France.

  • 26/11 2009. Talk “Scattering from complex structures - a LEGO approach.” at University of Copenhagen Life Sciences Faculty, Denmark.

  • 13-19/10 2009. Research stay at Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, USA.

  • 12/1 2009. Invited talk “Elastic Properties of Polymer Networks” Radisurf group. K. Daasbjerg, University of Århus, Denmark.

  • 11/11 2008. Jülich soft matter days. Bonn, Germany.

  • 17/6 2008. Danish Physics Society meeting. Nyborg, Denmark.

  • 30/4 2008. Invited talk “Ageing and Stress Transfer in Polymer Networks”. T. C. B. McLeish' group, Leeds, UK.

  • 16/9 2007. 11th Polymer Discussion. Meissen, Germany.

  • 1/8 2007. One week research stay at Centre Européen de Calcul Atomique et Moléculaire. Cecam, Lyon, France.

  • 24/6 2007. 4th. European Conference on Neutron Scattering. Lund, Sweden.

  • 1/2 2007. 4th Scandinavian Workshop on Scattering from Soft Matter, Lund, Sweden.

  • 8/9 2006. Invited talk "Microscopic Deformations, Macroscopic stresses, and Primitive Paths in Polymer Networks". T. C. B. McLeish' group, Leeds, UK.

  • 3/9 2006. PNG: Functional and Biological Gels and Networks. Sheffield, UK.

  • 8/3 2006. Statistical Physics, Soft Matter and Biological Physics. Nordita, Copenhagen, Denmark.

  • 27/3 2006. German Physics Society meeting. Dresden, Germany.

  • 18/6 2005. Simulations of entanglements in polymeric liquids. Cecam workshop, Lyon, France.

  • 28/3 2000. Scattering Methods Applied to Soft Matter. Summer school, Bombannes, France.

Competence courses:

  • 2014: Project management for researchers and Ph.D. students. (Grantmanship - 2 ECTS)

  • 11-29/11 2013. PRINCE2 Foundation course on project management

  • 26/11 2012. Education Lounge D. Needham. “How can I integrate research in my teaching”

  • Spring 2007. Course on university pedagogics. (University of Aarhus)

  • May 2006. Course on public outreach. (Research and innovation ministry)

Posters presented at Conferences:

  • 29/9 2011. SimBioMa, Konstanz, Germany

  • 26/5 2011. Danish Biotechnological society. Vejle, Denmark.

  • 18/10 2009. Multiple length and time scales in complex fluids. Santa Fe, USA.

  • 13/8 2009. Danish Colloid and Interface Symposium. Århus, Denmark.

  • 27/1 2009. 6th Nordic scattering workshop. Århus, Denmark.

  • 21/1 2009. iNano årsmode. Århus, Denmark.

  • 27/6 2008. Liquid Matter conference 2008. Lund, Sweden.

  • 29/5 2008. Danish Center for the use of Synchrotron X-ray and Neutron facilities. DanScatt, Århus, Denmark.

  • 21/1 2008. iNano årsmode. Århus, Denmark.

  • 2/4 2008. SimBioMa 2008 conference. Konstanz, Germany.

  • 16/8 2007. Danish Colloid and Interface Symposium. Århus, Denmark.

  • 15/7 2007. Elastomers, Networks & Gels. Gordon Conference, New Hamshire, US.

  • 4/3 2005. German Physics Society meeting. Berlin, Germany.

  • 16/11 2004. Jülich Soft Matter Days. Kerkrade, Nederlands.

  • 13/8 2003. Hairy interfaced and stringy molecules. Workshop/Summer school, SDU, Odense, Denmark.

  • 6/6 1999. Methods in Molecular Simulation. CPP5 summer school, Manchester, UK.