- Dipl.-Inform. (equivalent to MSc), Department of Computer Science, Universitaet Karlsruhe
- Dr.-Ing. (equivalent to PhD), Department of Electrical Engineering, Universitaet Karlsruhe
- Privatdozent (equivalent to state doctorate), Department of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, Universitaet Kalsruhe
Research in my laboratory focuses on the following topics: 1. Cellular and tissue remodeling in the aging and diseased heart, and after cardiac therapy, 2. Clinical translation of fiber-optics confocal microscopy, 3. Localization and function of transient receptor cation channels in cardiac myocytes, and 4. computer modeling of cardiac cells and tissues.