Successful Dissertation Defense

Congratulations to Alexander for successfully defending his dissertation

On August 19th our colleague Alexander Toifl successfully defended his dissertation. Alexander’s PhD work has been developed in the framework of the Christian Doppler Laboratory for High Performance Technology Computer-Aided Design (HPTCAD) project which is jointly funded by the Christian Doppler Research Association and by our partner company Silvaco, Inc. Because of the successful cooperation, Alexander has joined Silvaco’s team starting August 1st, located at Silvaco’s office in Vienna. As he decided to continue his career in industry we congratulate and wish him all the best for the future!

Special thanks go to the dissertation committee:

Committee Chair:

  • Univ.-Prof. Michael Feiginov (TU Wien, Austria)

Supervisor and Examiner:

  • Privatdoz.Dr. Josef Weinbub (TU Wien, Austria)   

Reviewer and Examiner:

  • Univ.-Prof.Dr. Ulrich Schmid (TU Wien, Austria)


  • Prof. Li-Tien Cheng, PhD  (University of California, San Diego, USA )