Interests: Physics, Materials Research - Especially Oxides, Superconductivity, Global Scaling, Mathematics, Metaphysics Age: 56
Born 1962 in Bremen (Germany)
1983 - 1989: Study of physics at the University of Heidelberg (Germany)
1989 - 1992: Doctoral thesis in the department of Dr. J. Georg Bednorz at the IBM Zurich Research Laboratory (Switzerland). Doctorate / PhD at the University of Zurich in 1991. Field of work: Synthesis of oxides ? especially in crystalline form via the melt ? and study of their properties, solid state chemistry / physics.
1997 - 2007: Research scientist in the department of Prof. Dr. Jochen Mannhart at the Institute of Physics of the University of Augsburg (Germany). Field of work: Setting up a new laboratory, synthesis of oxides ? especially in crystalline form via the melt ? and study of their properties, solid state chemistry / physics.
2005: Participation in an overall 13 - day course in Global Scaling lectured by Dr. Hartmut Mueller at the Global Scaling Research Institute (Germany).
2007 - 2010: Freelance work, autonomous occupation with subjects in the area of (an extended) physics / science and creation and updating of several presentations and papers. Creation and updating of the website www.novam-research.com with the aim to disseminate information, presentations, papers and links about fundamentally new developments in science and technology such as entirely novel energy technologies.
Since January 2011: Research scientist in the group of Prof. Dr. Nicola Spaldin at the Department of Materials of the ETH Zurich (Switzerland): www.theory.mat.ethz.ch/people/senior_scientists/lfrank . Field of work: Setting up a new laboratory, synthesis of oxides and study of their properties, crystal growth via the melt, solid state chemistry / physics
Author / Co-author of 70 scientific publications
Participation in several congresses and meetings about entirely novel energy technologies in Germany, Switzerland, Austria and Hungary