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Prof. Johannes Kästner

Johannes Kästner,
Prof., Dr. rer. nat., Dipl.-Ing.
Institute for Theoretical Chemistry
University of Stuttgart
Room 01.837
Pfaffenwaldring 55
D-70569 Stuttgart
Germany

Phone: +49 (0)711 / 685-64473
Fax: +49 (0)711 / 685-64442
E-Mail
www.uni-stuttgart.de/theochem/kaestner

My name is spelled Kaestner if no umlauts (ä) are available

Johannes Kaestner

Education and Scientific Career:

since 2014 Professor for Computational Chemistry (W3 o.L.), Universität Stuttgart, Institute for Theoretical Chemistry and Stuttgart Research Centre for Simulation Technology and Cluster of Excellence "Simulation Technology" (SimTech).
2014 Habilitation in Theoretical Chemistry.
2008–2014 Juniorprofessor, Applied Quantum Mechanics, Universität Stuttgart, Institute of Theoretical Chemistry and Stuttgart Research Centre for Simulation Technology and Cluster of Excellence "Simulation Technology" (SimTech). Tenure-track.
2006–2008 Research staff in the Scientific Computing Department of the STFC (previously: CCLRC) at Daresbury Laboratory, UK
2004–2006 Postdoctoral researcher with Walter Thiel, Max-Planck-Institut für Kohlenforschung, Mülheim an der Ruhr, Germany
2001–2004 Scientific coworker (Ph.D. student) with Peter E. Blöchl, Clausthal University of Technology, Germany
2004 Ph.D. degree with honors (summa cum laude) in theoretical physics with Peter E. Blöchl, Clausthal University of Technology, Institute of Theoretical Physics.
2001 Master's degree (with honors) in chemistry with K.H. Schwarz, Vienna University of Technology, Institute of Physical and Theoretical Chemistry (now Institute of Materials Chemistry).
1996–2001 Study of Chemistry ("technische Chemie"), Vienna University of Technology. 1997–2001 additionally study of physics

 

Prizes and Awards:

2015 OYGA Award of the The Lise Meitner-Minerva Center for Computational Quantum Chemistry, Israel.
2012 Hans G.A. Hellmann prize of the German Arbeitsgemeinschaft für Theoretische Chemie.

 

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