Department of

Computational Biological Chemistry

Associate Professor
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Researcher ID

Curriculum vitae

University of Giessen
1994-1997Study of chemistry
University of Göttingen
1997-1999Study of chemistry
1998 ERASMUS semester: Bromination of cyclopropylidenes
Advisor: Prof. M.F. Ruasse, A. de Meijere
1999Diploma thesis: Photodissociation of iodine in supercritical fluids
Advisor: Prof. J. Troe
Max-Planck Institute of Biophysical Chemistry (Göttingen)
1999-2003 PhD thesis: Intra- and intermolecular vibrational energy transfer of selected molecules
Advisor: Prof. J. Troe
2003 Postdoctoral fellowship:Vibrational energy transfer of benzylic systems
Advisor: Prof. D. Schwarzer
University of Vienna
2004-2006 Postdoctoral fellowship:Studying the protein-water interface
Advisor: Prof. O. Steinhauser
2006-2012 University assistant:
Department of Computational Biological Chemistry
Research Lab for Computational Technologies and applications
2012 Habilitation: Computational studies of molecular ionic liquids
2013-2016 Assistant professor at the Department of Computational Biological Chemistry
2013- Workgroup leader "Physico-chemical properties of ionic liquids"
of COST action CM1206
2017- Associate professor at the Department of Computational Biological Chemistry

Teaching activities

Research activities


  • Click here to find my publication list at my Researcher-ID account.

Scientific committees

  • Member of the management committee of COST action CM1206
  • Workgroup leader of COST action CM1206
  • Organizer of COST workshop "Ionic liquids at interfaces" in Antalya (2015)
  • Co-organizer of the "26th EUCHEM on Molten Salts and Ionic Liquids" in Vienna (2016)
  • Member of the Scientific committee of ILMAT 7 in Santiago de Compostela (2017)

Reviewing activities

  • DFG (Germany), NSF (US), ANR (France)
  • J. Chem. Phys., Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., J. Phys. Chem. A, J. Phys. Chem. B, Phys. Rev. Lett., Fluid Phase Equil., Monatshefte
Imprint: (as stipulated by austrian law, MedienG 2005): O. Steinhauser / S. Boresch, Institut für Computergestützte Biologische Chemie, Währinger Strasse 17, 1090 Wien, Austria