Curriculum Vitae


  • Habilitation in Mathematical Physics:
    “Spectral functions in mathematics and physics”
    University of Leipzig
    January 17, 2000
  • Ph.D. in Theoretical Physics: “Effective actions  –  Asymptotic series expansions of functional determinants”
    University of Kaiserslautern
    Jan. 1989 – Jan. 1992
      • Diplom (Diploma) in Theoretical Physics: Master Thesis: “Stress energy tensor renormalization using the Hadamard formalism in globally hyperbolic spacetimes”
        University of Kaiserslautern
        Jan. 1985 – Dec. 1988

Present Appointment:

      • Professor of Mathematics, Baylor University, Waco, TX (USA)
        since 2003

Previous Positions held:

      • Post-doctoral Associate, Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences, Leipzig (Germany)
        Sept. 2001 – Dec. 2002
      • Research Associate, University of Manchester (England)
        May 1999 – Aug. 2001
      • Visiting Professor, University of Trento (Italy)
        Oct. 1992 –  Sept. 1993

For more information, please download my CV  (PDF)