Curriculum Vitae

Person Dr. Christopher Broeg

Work and University Education
01/2012 – today Project Manager at the University of Bern, Physikalisches Institut, Dept. Space Research and Planetary Sciences
01/2007 – 12/2011 Post Doc at the University of Bern, Physikalisches Institut, Dept. Space Research and Planetary Sciences
08/2006 – 12/2006 Max-Planck scholarship
project: „Der COROT Planetenzensus – Eine Vorhersage für COROT“
02/2003 – 07/2006 PhD degree at the Friedrich-Schiller-Universität (FSU) Jena in DLR
project: „Gasplanetenentstehung und der COROT Planetenzensus“
08.2005 – 07.2006 Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter at the FSU
02.2003 – 07.2005 Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter at the Max-Planck-Institut
für extraterrestrische Physik (MPE) in Munich
degree: Dr. rer. nat.
02/2002 – 12/2002 Diploma thesis at the MPE
Title: „Rotationsperioden von röntgenselektierten T-Tauri Sternen im
Sternentstehungsgebiet Taurus-Auriga“
Degree: Dipl.-Physiker
11/1996 – 12/2002 University Studies at the Technischen Universität München (TUM)
course of studies: Physics („Allgemeine Physik“)

Summer schools
July 2005 „Kobe International School of Planetary Sciences“ in Hand “Post Summer School Workshop” in Kobe, Japan
Sept. 2003 „Third Helmholz Summer School: Chaos and Stability in Planetary Systems“ in Potsdam

School education
09/1987– 06/1996 Dossenberger Gymnasium, Günzburg
Allgemeine Hochschulreife
08/1993 – 08/1994 High school in Oregon, USA [Arthur-Walter scholarship]

Internships & projects
WS 04/05 exercise course for the lecture „The solar system“
04/2004 – 03/2005 Supervision of the “Numerikum” and the „GNAT Academic Initiative“
10/2003 – 03/2004 Practical physics course for students with a minor in physics
09/2001 – 12/2001 student trainee at MPE
04/2000 – 10/2001 Tutor of the Munich student union (student dormitory Biederstein, e.g. organization of the “Biedersteiner Fasching”)
09/1999 – 05/2001 student assistant at the faculty of physics, chair E12, TUM
05/1998 – 07/1998 student trainee at the centre for mathematics, TUM
09/1997 – 10/1997 student trainee at the faculty of physics, chair E12, TUM

Freelance work
09/1999 Calculation, design, and construction of a mechanical model for strong (magnetic) focussing for the exhibition „Wissenschaft, Kunst und Technik“ in Garching
11/1998 Conceptual design of a mechanical model for strong focussing
1998 Development of an internet-driven database for sample management at the linear accelerator lab of the Munich Universities
1997 - 1998 CARDIS Project: Visual Basic program for field staff to submit tenders

Languages German (mother tongue)
English (business fluent)
French (elementary)

Computing platforms: Linux, Mac OS X, Unix, Windows NT/2000/XP
applications: MS Office, relational DB (SQL)
programming: Ada95/2005, Python, Fortran, HTML, PHP, Visual Basic, C

Interests & Hobbies sports (Volleyball, running), books, strategy board games, cooking



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