Omar Valsson

Dr. Omar Valsson

Group Leader
Theory Group (AK Kremer)
Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research
Mainz, Germany

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ResearcherID/Publons: D-2438-2010
ORCID: 0000-0001-7971-4767

Other Appointments

  • Deputy Member Representative of FAIR-DI
  • Deputy Member Representative of BiGmax Max Planck Network
  • Member of TRR 146

Professional Experience

  • Group Leader, Theory Group (AK Kremer)
    Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany
    Apr 2017 to Present
  • Postdoctoral researcher with Prof. Michele Parrinello
    ETH Zurich and USI Lugano, Switzerland
    Oct 2012 to Mar 2017

Education

  • PhD in Physics, University of Twente, Netherlands
    Sept 2008 to Sept 2012
    Supervisor: Prof. Claudia Filippi
    Thesis: Understanding visual absorption from first principles
    (DOI: 10.3990/1.9789036534116)
  • MSc in Physics, University of Iceland, Sept 2006 to June 2008
  • BSc in Physics, University of Iceland, Sept 2003 to June 2006

Contact Information

Omar Valsson
Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research
Ackermannweg 10
D-55128 Mainz
Germany

Email: valsson@mpip-mainz.mpg.de
Phone: +49 (0)6131 379 333
Fax: +49 (0)6131 379 340
Office: 1.123