Alexander comes from Germany. He has a background in solid state physics/statistical physics and holds a Bachelor and a Master in Physics, both from ETH Zurich. During his studies he also worked as research assistant. In his project, he is now investigating the evolutionary dynamics of resistance in cancer using branching processes.

In his free time he likes orchestra classical music and jazz music, cycling, kitesurfing and running. 

Beneficiary: Barts Cancer Institute, Queen Mary University of London (UK)

Supervisor: Dr. Benjamin Werner

Secondments at partner organizations: TU Delft (NL), Moffitt Cancer Center (FL, USA)