JP Dr.

Maria Fyta

Junior Participating Researcher, Gruppenleiterin am Institut für Computerphysik
Institut für Computerphysik

Kontakt

+49 711 685-63935

Website

Allmandring 3
70569 Stuttgart
Deutschland
Raum: 1.032

Fachgebiet

  • Computational Physics and Materials Science
  • Integration of Biomolecules and Materials
  • Multiscale Modeling of Biophysical DNA-related Processes
  • Mechanical Properties of Materials based on Empirical Methods
  • Electronic Properties of Materials based on Density Functional Theory

Persönliche Daten

Date of birth: 08/25/1976
Place of birth: Bielefeld, Germany
Nationality: Greek

Berufserfahrung
seit 3/2012: Juniorprofessor and der Universität Stuttgart
9/2008 - 2/2012: Postdoctoral und Marie Curie Stipendiat in der Gruppe von Prof. R. Netz, Institut für Physik, Technische Universität München
11/2005 - 7/2008: Postgraduierten-Stipendium in der Gruppe von Prof. E. Kaxiras, Department of Physics, Harvard University USA
9/1999 - 6/2005: Lehrassistent an der Universität Kreta, Griechenland

Education
6/2005: PhD (Department of Physics, University of Crete, Greece)
Advisor: Prof. P.C. Kelires (University of Crete)
Title:Theoretical investigation of the energetics and mechanical properties of nanostructured amorphous carbon
9/2001: M.Sc. in Condensed Matter Physics, University of Crete, Greece.
1995-1999: B.Sc. in Physics, University of Crete, Greece.

Teaching Experience
Teaching assistant for courses in Physics and Mathematics taught at the Physics Department, University of Crete (1999-2005)
Teaching assistant for advanced courses at the Physics Department, Technical University of Munich (2008-)

Activities
Member: Materials Research Society, American Physical Society, Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft, European Physical Society

Languages: Greek, English , German

2010
Intra-European Marie Curie Stipendium

2009
Postgraduierten-Stipendium für Frauen der Exzellenzinitiative München (Stelle für Nachwuchswissenschaftlerinnen aus der Exzellenzinitiative)

2008
Alexander von Humboldt Postgraduierten-Stipendium

2007
Best Paper in einem Workshop am ICCS 2007 (International Conference on Computational Science): "Multiscale Modeling of Biopolymer Translocation Through a Nanopore" von M. Fyta, S. Melchionna, E. Kaxiras, and S. Succi.

2002
Award der National Scholarships Foundation, Griechenland, Graduierte

1998
2. Preis an der Summer school on Advanced Physics, UoC - Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas (FORTH)

1996, 1997
Fortlaufende Awards der National Scholarships Foundation, Griechenland, Studierende

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