Burkhard Schmidt

Position

Senior researcher (since 2000)

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Freie Universität Berlin

ORCID: 0000-0002-9658-499X

Burkhard Schmidt

Academic Experience

02/2000-present

Freie Universität Berlin
Numerical Mathematics / Scientific Computing
(Prof.'s R. Klein, C. Hartmann, Ch. Schütte)

03/1999-01/2000

Zuse Institut Berlin
Department of Scientific Computing (Prof.'s P. Deuflhard, Ch. Schütte)

04/1994-02/1999

Freie Universität Berlin
Institute for Physical and Theoretical Chemistry (Prof. J. Manz)

02/1988-11/1992 and 01-03/1994

Max-Planck-Institut für Strömungsforschung (Göttingen)
Department for Atomic and Molecular Physics (Prof. U. Buck)

Foreign/Postdoctoral Studies

07-10/1993 and 08-09/1996 and 08-09/1997

University of California (Irvine, USA)
Department of Chemistry (Prof. R. B. Gerber)

01-06/1993 and 11-12/1993

Hebrew University (Jerusalem, Israel)
Fritz-Haber Center for Molecular Dynamics (Prof. R. B. Gerber)

10-12/1988

University of Washington (Seattle, USA)
Department of Chemistry (Prof. R. O. Watts)

Academic Training

04/1994-07/1998

Habilitation: Freie Universität (Berlin)
Institute for Physical and Theoretical Chemistry (Prof. J. Manz)
Title of thesis: Making and Breaking of Chemical Bonds:
Dynamics of Elementary Reactions from Gas Phase to Condensed Phases

02/1988-02/1992

Doctoral studies: Max-Planck-Institut für Strömungsforschung (Göttingen)
Department of atomic and molecular physics (Prof. U. Buck)
Title of thesis: Structure and Spectra of Molecular Clusters

11/1985-01/1988

Diploma studies: Max-Planck-Institut für Strömungsforschung (Göttingen)
Department of atomic and molecular physics (Prof. U. Buck)
Title of thesis: Measurements of differential elastic scattering
cross sections for the systems He-Kr and He-Xe

10/1984-01/1988

Graduate studies:
Georg-August-University (Göttingen)
Department of Physics

10/1982-09/1984

Undergraduate studies:
University of Osnabrück
Department of Physics