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physicist , Computer scientist

Philipp Althaus, Swiss physicist, computer scientist. Recipient IROS2002 Best Paper award, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and Robotics Society of Japan, 2002. Steering committee member Local Scout Movement, St. Gallen, Switzerland, 1992—1995; Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Background

Althaus, Philipp was born on April 24, 1972 in St. Gallen, Switzerland. Son of Hans-Peter Althaus and Marietta Althaus-Leuener.

Education

Master of Science in Physics, Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, 1998. Doctor of Philosophy in Robotics and Computer Science, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 2003.

Career

Research assistant Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, 1998—1999, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1999—2003. Guest researcher Advanced Telecomm. Research Institute, Kyoto, 2003.

Software engineer finite element simulation software Comsol AB, Stockholm, 2004—2006. Consultant Accenture, since 2007.

Membership

Steering committee member Local Scout Movement, St. Gallen, Switzerland, 1992—1995. Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers.

Connections

father:
Hans-Peter Althaus

mother:
Marietta Althaus-Leuener