Carsten Svaneborg

Portrait of Carsten Svaneborg

Associate Professor

FKF

Phone: (+45) 6550 8614
Email:
Personal Homepage: www.zqex.dk

Short CV

Education

  • 2001: Awarded the Ph. D. degree in Physics by the Technical University of Denmark.Thesis: "A Monte Carlo study on the effects of excluded volume interactions on the scattering from block copolymer micelles and branched polymers"
  • 1997: Awarded the Masters degree by the University of Copenhagen (cand.scient). Thesis: "Simulation of migration and coalescence of metal inclusions in homogeneous and isotropic media".

Employment

  • 2014 - Permanent Associate professor at the Dept. Physics, Chemistry and Pharmacy, SDU.
  • 2011-2013: Associate professor at the Dept. Physics, Chemistry and Pharmacy, SDU.
  • 2010-2011: Post-doc at the Center for Fundamental Living Technology, SDU.
  • 2006-2010: Assistant professor, Dept. of Chemistry, University of Aarhus.
  • 2003-2006: Post-doc at the Max Planck Institute for Complex Systems, Dresden, Germany.
  • 2001-2003: Post-doc at the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany.

Teaching

  • Soft-condensed matter physics in FY508 Condensed matter (Bachelor 10ECTS)
  • Statistical mechanics and diffusion theory in KE537 Physical Chemistry (Bachelor 10ECTS)
  • Experimental and data handling skills in FY529 First year physics laboratory exercises (Bachelor 2 ECTS)
  • Computational physics and numerical mathematics in FY820 Computational Statistical Mechanical Modelling (Graduate 5ECTS)

Grants

  • 2017-2020: PI for Rubber Simulation collaboration between SDU and Continental (330K eur)
  • 2014-2016: PI for Rubber Simulation collaboration between SDU and Continental (360K eur)
  • 2008-2011: Hardware grant for "Computational soft-condensed matter" from the Danish Centre for Scientific Computing (26K eur).
  • 2009-2010: Collaboration contract between University of Aarhus/ENS-Lyon. (47K eur)
  • 2006-2009: Danish Natural Science Research Council Steno grant for the project "Computational soft-condensed matter" (263K eur)

Research Interests

Physics of soft-condensed materials in particular polymer materials, development of statistical mechanical models for structure-property prediction, development of computational methods and models of soft-condensed materials, analysis of rheological and scattering experimental data.