Doctor of Philosophy2003-2007 University of Birmingham, United Kingdom
Ph.D. on computational modelling of visual attention and simulation of asymmetries, similarity and top-down effects in visual search.
Graduate Engineer1998-2003 Technical University of Ilmenau, Germany
Computer Science for Engineering Applications, Diplom-Ingenieur Diploma (MSc) Thesis: Examination and Implementation of video-based facial expression recognition systems.
Research and Development2009-2021 Fraunhofer Institut for Factory Operation and Automation IFF, Magdeburg, Germany
PostDoc - Marie-Curie Fellow2007-2009 University of Sheffield, United Kingdom
Research work on leaf shape imaging and modelling of leaf growth.