Curriculum Vitae


Personal Data

Name: Axel Kohlmeyer
Day of birth: 05. April 1966
Place of birth: Mettingen (Westf.), Germany          (Wikipedia article)
Marital Status: Single
Nationality German
Parents: Gisela and Werner Kohlmeyer
Hollenbergs-Hügel 9
49492 Westerkappeln, Germany     (Wikipedia article)
 
Address: Institute for Computational Molecular Science (035-07)
College of Science and Technology
Temple University, Philadelphia PA 19122, USA
Email: akohlmey@gmail.com
Phone: (+1) 040-2240-434
Fax:
Office: Science Education and Research Center, Room 714

Education I

09/1972 - 08/1974 Elementary School Westerkappeln-Handarpe
09/1976 - 08/1985 Städt. Goethe-Gymnasium in Ibbenbüren
Majors: Math & Chemistry

Employment I

06/1985 - 11/1985 Bakery Assistant
Marina Kuchen GmbH, Mettingen
04/1986 - 11/1987 Civilian Alternative Service ("Zivildienst")
ev. Jakobi Parish, Rheine
02/1988 - 08/1988 Bakery Assistant
Conditorei Coppenrath & Wiese, Westerkappeln

Education II

10/1988 - 03/2000 University Education in Chemistry
Universität Ulm
08/1994 Final oral diplom exams
Majors: physical chemistry, organic chemistry
Minor: theoretical chemistry
08/1994 - 04/1995 Diplom-Thesis:
Computersimulationen von Wasserensembles unter
Berücksichtigung der Polarisierbarkeit

Thesis advisor: Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Witschel
04/1995 - 06/2000 PhD-Thesis:
Randbedingungen und Parameter für Computersimulationen
großer Wassersysteme

Thesis advisor: Prof. Dr. Eckhard Spohr
   

Employment II

04/1991 - 04/1997 Scientific Helper
Abteilung Theoretische Chemie
Universität Ulm
Responsibilities: Mathematical exercises,
Computer courses,
Unix/Linux system administration
04/1997 - 03/2000 Scientific Assistant
Abteilung Theoretische Chemie
Universität Ulm
Responsibilities: Instructor: pre-med chemistry,
Instructor: computational chemistry,
Unix/Linux system administration

Employment III

04/2000 - 09/2005 Research Associate
Lehrstuhl für Theoretische Chemie
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Responsibilities: Instructor: computational (bio-)chemistry,
senior computer and network manager
high-performance computing system administration
   

Employment IV

10/2005 - 06/2009 Associate Director & Senior IT-Support staff, 
Center for Molecular Modeling,
University of Pennsylvania
Responsibilities:
Instructor:
computational chemistry and statistical mechanics,
high-performance computer and network manager,
scientific software development and support

Employment V

07/2009 - 09/2011 Associate Director & Research Associate Professor
Institute for Computational Molecular Science
Temple University
Responsibilities:
Lecturer: computational chemistry;
scientific and high-performance computing
high-performance computing cluster
design, procurement, setup and management;
high-performance computing consultant
TeraGrid Campus Champion for Temple University
10/2011 - 06/2012 Associate Vice Dean for Scientific Computation, College of Science & Technology
Assistant Vice President for High-Performance Computing, Computer Services
Associate Director, Institute for Computational Molecular Science
Temple University
Responsibilities: Lecturer: special topics in applied math;
scientific and high-performance computing curriculum development;
high-performance computing cluster
design, procurement, setup and management;
high-performance computing consultant
XSEDE Campus Champion for Temple University

Employment VI

07/2012 to 12/2013
Scientific Computing Expert Staff, Information and Communication Technology Section,
 International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy.
Responsibilities: Scientific and high-performance computing curriculum development, lectures and workshops;
high-performance computing consultant; scientific application software development.

Employment VII

since 01/2014 Associate Dean for Scientific Computation, College of Science & Technology
Assistant Vice President for High-Performance Computing, Computer Services
Associate Director, Institute for Computational Molecular Science
Temple University
Responsibilities: Scientific and high-performance computing computing consulting and training,
high-performance computing cluster procurement, deployment and management.

Also: External Scientific Associate, International Centre for Theoretical Physics, Trieste, Italy.
Responsibilities: Scientific and high-performance computing curriculum development, workshops and consulting;
Lecturer in international master program for high-performance computing.