Scientist and head of the Department for Distributed Systems and Component Software at the German Aerospace Center (DLR), located in Berlin, Braunschweig and Cologne. His research fields include data analysis, distributed computing, mobile systems, HPC, social networks, and software engineering. Chair of Python events such as PyCon DE 2013 in Cologne, Germany, or the workshop series Python for High-Performance and Scientific Computing (PyHPC). Co-founder of Medando, a startup that develops develops mobile health apps for Android that support personalized medicine, independent living, and self tracking (Quantified Self).
Interested in Data Analytics, Diversity, Mobile Systems, Quantified Self