Alumni

We enjoyed, benefitted and profited from the discussions, from the common exchange of ideas and conceptions and from working with our former group members of the theory group IFF-1, Quantum Theory of Materials, listed in order of most recent departure from the group. See also former group pictures.

Period

Former Members

Position

Institution

2019 – 2023

Robin Hilgers

Master & Doctoral student

INFORM DataLab GmbH, Data Strategy Consultant, Aachen

2021 – 2023

Hangyu Zhou

Guest Doctoral Student

Beihan University

2020 – 2023

David Gustin

Doctoral Student

 

2022 – 2023

Cheng Wang

Master Student

University Duisburg-Essen

2016 – 2019

Miriam Winkelmann

Doctoral Student

 

2019 – 2023

Johanna Carbone

Master & Doctoral student

TU Vienna

2019 – 2023

Uriel Aceves

Master & Doctoral student

IT-Consulting

2021 – 2023

Jörn Stöhler

Doctoral Student

 

2022 – 2023

Sarina Lebs

Master Student

 

2022 – 2023

Xiaoyu Liu

Master Student

 

2018 – 2023

Henning Janssen

Master & Doctoral student

 

2018 – 2023

Stefan Rost

Doctoral student

Boston Consulting Group (BCG), Düsseldorf, Germany

2018 – 2021

Vladyslav Kuchkin

Doctoral student

 

2014 – 2021

Uliana Alekseeva

Postdoc

 

2021 – 2022

Nicolas Eßing

Master student

 

2021 – 2022

Markus Struckmann

Master student

 

2021 – 2022

Areej Salim

Stipendiat

 

2021 – 2022

Chun Kit Dennis Law

Master student

PGI-8, Research Center Jülich

2021 – 2022

Rubel Mozumder

Master student

FAIRMAT, NOMAD Lab Berlin

2021 – 2022

Eduardo Mendive Tapia

Postdoc

 

2020 – 2022

Souvik Paul

Postdoc

University of Warwick

2020 – 2022

Daniele Pinna

Postdoc

0VIX

2019 – 2022

Dongwook Go

Postdoc

 

2018 – 2022

Vasily Tseplyaev

Doctoral student

 

2018 – 2022

Hanan Hamamera

Doctoral student

 

2018 – 2022

Anoop Kaithalikunnel Chandran

Doctoral student

JSC, FZJ

2018 – 2022

Hyun-Jung Kim

AvH Fellow Postdoc

 

2018 – 2019

Fabian Bertoldo

 

DTU Kopenhagen

2017 – 2022

Matthias Redies

Master & Doctoral student

 

2017 – 2022

Maximilian Merte

Master & Doctoral student

 

2017 – 2022

Stefan Rost

Docotoral student

 

2015 – 2022

Imara Lima Fernandes

Doktoral student & Postdoc

Trianel GmbH, Aachen

2014 – 2022

Christian-Roman Gerhorst

Doctoral student

Bosch

2012 – 2022

Roman Kovacik

Postdoc

 

2016 – 2022

Sergii Grytsiuk

Postdoc

University of Nijmegen

2002 – 2022

Ute Winkler

Secretary

retired

2017 – 2021

Matthias Redies

Doctoral student

 

2015 - 2021

Hongying Jia

Postdoc

 
2011 - 2021
Manuel Dos Santos Dias

Postdoc

Daresbury Laboratory (UK)

2018 - 2021
Kartik Samanta

Postdoc

MPI Dresden

2015 - 2021

Sascha Brinker

Master & Doctoral Student

 

2014 - 2021

Jens Bröder

Master & Doctoral student

PGI-9, Rearch Center Jülich

2020 - 2021
Zhewen Xu

Master Student

 

2018 - 2021

Lichuan Zhang

CSC Doctoral Student

 
2019 - 2020
Ivetta Slipukhina

Postdoc

 

2016 - 2020

Fabian Lux

Master & Doctoral student

Univeristy of Mainz

2016 - 2020

Avinash Tiwari

Postdoc

 

2014 - 2020

Filipe Guimaraes

Postdoc

 
2008 - 2020
Shigeru Tsukamoto

Postdoc

IBI-5, Research Center Jülich

2006 - 2020

Frank Freimuth

Postdoc

Johannes Gutenberg- University Mainz

1999 – 2019
Phivos Mavropoulos

Principale Investigator

Universität Athen, Griechenland

2011 – 2019
Mohammed Bouhassoune

Postdoc

 
2013 – 2019
Jan-Philipp Hanke

Master & Doctoral student

Aixigo AG Aachen

2014 – 2019
Gideon Müller

Master & doctoral student

FZ Friedrichshafen

2014 – 2019
Marcel Bornemann

Doctoral student

d-fine GmbH Frankfurt

2013 – 2019

Patrick Buhl

Master & Doctoral student

University of Mainz

2009 – 2019
Bernd Zimmermann

Diploma & Doctoral student & Postdoc

Inform Aachen

2017 – 2018

Arjana I Gede

Master student

 
2013 – 2018
Chengwang Niu

AvH Fellow Postdoc

School of Physics, Shandong University, China

2016 – 2018
Jonathan Chico

Postdoc

Sandvik, Stockholm

2012 – 2018
Irene Aguilera

AvH Fellow Postdoc

IEK-5 Research Center, University of Amsterdam

2016 – 2017
Steven Rendon Restrepo
 

École Centrale Paris, Frankreich

2014 – 2017
Julen Ibanez Azpiroz

Postdoc

Centro de Fisica de Materiales, San Sebastian, Spanien

2013 – 2017
Rico Friedrich

Doctoral student

Duke University, Durham, USA

2010 – 2017
Mathias Christian Thomas David Müller

Master & Doctoral student

D-fine, Düsseldorf

2013 - 2017
Kaustubh Bhat

Doctoral student

Statkraft Düsseldorf

2013 - 2017
Guillaume Geranton

Doctoral student

AGP Glass

2016 - 2017
Luiz Felipe Aguinsky
  
2015 - 2017
Daniel Schürhoff

Master student

JSC Research Center Jülich

2011 - 2017

Nicole Helbig

Emmy-Noethe Fellow young investigator

RWTH-Aachen

2009 - 2016
Ivetta Slipukhina

Postdoc

 
2015 - 2016
Max Nusspickel

Master student

King's College London

2006 - 2016
Markus Betzinger

Master & Doctoral student & HGF Postdoc

LPA Consulting

2010 - 2016
Hoang Long Nguyen

Postdoc

Cognotekt Köln

2008 – 2016
Boris Lorenz

Doctoral student

Continental AG Frankfurt

2013 – 2016
Ashis Kumar Nandy

Postdoc

Department of Physics and Astronomy, Materials Theory, Uppsala University

2010 – 2016
Daniel Aaron Klüppelberg

Doctoral student

 
2011 – 2015
Andrea Neroni

Doctoral student

Prometeia, Bologna, Italy

2011 – 2015
Siebe Rossen

Doctoral student

TU Eindoven

2010 – 2015
Benedikt Schweflinghaus

Doctoral student

SAP

2014 – 2015
Nicholas Ohs

Master student

ETH Zürich

2014 – 2015
Johannes Kirschmair

Master student

New Zealand

2009 – 2015
Ersoy Sasioglu

Postdoc

Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg

2013 – 2015
Andrea Nobile

Postdoc

Huawei Technologies München

2012 – 2015
Iris Theophilou

Postdoc

Max Planck Institute for the Structure and Dynamics of Matter (Hamburg)

2012 – 2015
Ali Al-Zubi

Doctoral student

American University of the Middle East in Kuwait

2012 – 2015
Zeila Zanolli

Marie-Curie Fellow Postdoc

Department for Theoretical Physics, RWTH-Aachen University

2011 – 2015
Elias Rabel

Doctoral student

Sankt Stefan im Rosental, Österreich

2011 – 2015
Jeiran Jokar

Doctoral student

SAP

2010 – 2015
Jürgen Weischenberg

Master & Doctoral student

Technische Universität Darmstadt

2009 – 2015
Timo Schena

Master & Doctoral student

d-fine GmbH Frankfurt

2007 – 2009
Predrag Lazic

Postdoc

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, USA

2006 – 2015
Kourosh Rahmanizadeh

Doctoral student

 
2012 – 2014
Roman Kovacik

Postdoc

RWTH Aachen

2012 – 2014
Giovanna Lani

Postdoc

Amsterdam Institute of Molecules, Medicines and Systems (AIMMS)

2010 – 2014
Martin Callsen

Doctoral student

Tsukuba University, Japan

2007 – 2014
David Bauer

Master & Doctoral student

E.ON Inhouse Consulting GmbH

2012 – 2013
Konstantin Tillmanns

Diploma student

 
2010 - 2013
Pengxiang Xu

Postdoc

Institute for Theoretical Physics , RWTH Aachen University

2009 - 2013
Daria Popova

Doctoral student

Center for Free Electron Science, DESY, Hamburg

2007 - 2013
Paul F. Baumeister

Master & Doctoral student

Exascale Innovation Center (EIC) , JSC, Forschungszentrum Jülich

2008 - 2013
Martin Schlipf

Doctoral student

Electronic Structure Laboratory, UC Davis, USA. 

2009 - 2013
Hongbin Zhang

Postdoc

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey (USA)

1976 - 2013

Ansgar Liebsch

Principle Investigator

retired

2009 - 2012
Tobias Burnus

Postdoc

 
2011 - 2012
Narasimham Mulakaluri
 

University Freiburg

2010 - 2012
Pascal Kordt

Diploma student

Max-Planck Institut für Polymerforschung, Mainz

2008 - 2012
Alexander Thieß

Doctoral student

TWT GmbH - Science & Innovation

2006 - 2011
Swantje Heers

Diploma & Doctoral student

Bundesnetzagentur Bonn

2006 - 2011
Andreas Gierlich

Diploma & Doctoral student

Soptim Aachen

2004 - 2010
Erik Koch

Postdoc

German Research School for Simulation Science

2005 - 2010
Andreas Dolfen

Doctoral student

German Research School for Simulation Science --> Esprit GmbH

2009 - 2010
Clemens Adolphs

Diploma student

German Research School for Simulation Science

2000 - 2009
Marcus Heide

Doctoral student

Osaka University, Japan

2006 - 2009
Ali Al-Zubi

Doctoral student

MPI Düsseldorf

1975 - 2009

Hans Lustfeld

Principle Investigator

retired

2002 - 2008
Manfred Niesert

Diploma & Doctoral student

Areva Erlangen

2003 - 2008
Arno Schindlmayr

Postdoc

University Paderborn

2005 - 2008
Simon Woodford

Doctoral student

Institute of Cancer Research, Therapeutic Ultrasound Team, Sutton, Surrey, England

2005 - 2008
Chunyan Yang

Doctoral student

EPFL SB IPN LNS, Lausanne

2007 - 2008
Mohammed Bouhassoune

Postdoc

University Paderdorn

2007 - 2008
Tomoya Ono

AvH Fellow Postdoc

Osaka University

1971 - 2007
John Harris

Principle Investigator

 
2006 - 2007
Laurent Chaput

Postdoc

University of Mulhouse

2006 - 2007
Alexander Hanuschkin

Diploma student

University Freiburg

2005 - 2007
Eva Pavarini

Principle Ivestigator

PGI-2 Research Center

1974 - 2006

Andreas Bringer

Principle Investigator

retired

2000 - 2005
Jaakko Akola

Postdoc

University of Jyväskylä, Finland

2002 - 2005
Yurij Mokrousov

Doctoral student

Universität Hamburg

2003 - 2005
Juarez da Silva

Postdoc

HU Berlin, NREL Boulder

2003 - 2005
Jussi Enkovaara

Marie-Curie Fellow Postdoc

Technical University of Helsinki, Espoo

2004 - 2005
Andrei Postnikov

Postdoc

University of Metz

2004 - 2005
Azadeh Farahzadi

Doctoral student

RWTH Aachen

2001 - 2003
Vacile Caciuc

Postdoc

Universität Münster

2002 - 2003
Tsukurn Ohwaki

Postdoc

NISSAN Research Center, Yokohama, Japan

1996 - 2002
Ralf Berger

Doctoral student

RWTH Aachen

1999 - 2002
Armin Antons

Doctoral student

Rutgers University

2002 - 2002
Armin Antons

Doctoral student

Ingenieurfirma in Aachen

1970 - 2001
Kurt Sturm

Principle Investigator

 
1995 - 2001
Winfried Kromen

Doctoral student

HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt AG

1996 - 2000
Stefan Heinze

Doctoral student

IBM Yorktown Heights, Universität Hamburg

1996 - 2000
Philipp Kurz

Doctoral student

SD&M Ratingen

1997 - 2000
Xiliang Nie

Postdoc

NREL Boulder

1998 - 2000
Sean Clark

Postdoc

London

1999 - 2000
Friedrich Förster

Diploma student

MPI of Biochemistry, Martinsried

1993 - 1999
Oliver Pfaffenzeller

Doctoral student

 
1997 - 1999
Rainer Spettmann

Diploma student

 
1997 - 1998
Dietrich Frielinghaus

Diploma student

 
1996 - 1997
Markus Aretz

Diploma student

Universität Bochum

1996 - 1997
Detlef Hohl

Doctoral student

 
1990 - 1996
Benedikt Engels

Doctoral student

Universität Bochum

1992 - 1996
Peter Richard

Doctoral student

SAP Deutschland AG & Co. KG, AUDI AG

1992 - 1996
Christian Schroer

Doctoral student

Universität Bochum

1995 - 1996
Susanne Handschuh

Dcotoral student

 
1995 - 1996
Rossitza Pentcheva

Diploma student

FHI der MPG Berlin, München

1994 - 1995
Sasha Schick

Postdoc

Evanston, UC Davis, Academy of Science Praque

1963 - 1994
Konrad Fischer

Principle Investigator

retired

Pictures of Alumni

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Group photo 2007
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Group photo 2004

Group pictures PGI-1 / IAS-1

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Group 2004
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Group 2007
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Group photo of staff PGI-1/IAS-1

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