DDipl.-Ing. Dr. techn.
Physicist. 'Science Officer'
Married to Dr. Siegfried Proyer.
Since 2006 Consulting Engineer at punktwissen: 'Theory Department'. Planning of 'ice storage heat pump systems', measurement engineering, software development for data analysis, simulations. Troubleshooting, network protocol analysis. Know-how transfer and consulting: Physics - energy - IT. Research of state-of-the-art. Remote support 'to the point'. For long-term clients: Consultant Public Key Infrastructures and X.509 certificates: Design, implementation, reviews, troubleshooting. 2006-2012 also as Professional Services subcontractor of Microsoft, Verizon.
2011-2013 Master's degree program 'Sustainable Energy Systems'. at University of Applied Sciences Burgenland. Passed with Distinction. Solar and wind power, engineering thermodynamics, energy law, smart grid. Master Thesis 'Security Architectures of Smart Metering Solutions'. Perfomance-based Scholarships 2012 and 2013.
2009 Business license as a Professional Engineer in Applied Physics.
2007-2011 Side-project: Lecturer IT security. FH Joanneum, Master's degree programme 'Advanced Security Engineering'. Yearly lecture 'Authentication, Authorization and PKIs'. Member of ASE development team, final exams. Sommer 2006: University of Salzburg - Ditact Women's IT Summer Studies'. Lecture 'Cryptography Basics'.
2001-2005 Senior Consultant at Microsoft Austria. Windows PKI deployments, IT security, IT infrastructure (Windows servers, networks, Active Directory, Exchange). Microsoft Gold Star Award, Microsoft Great People Award - Excellence in Execution. Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer / Administrator for Windows 2000 and Windows 2003.
2000-2001 Manager IT Infrastructure at Austrian Research Centers (Seibersdorf, AIT) Providing corporate IT services to about 1000 users, 5 direct reports.
2000-2001 Post-graduate studies 'Communication and Management Development'. One-year course at the Danube-University Krems. With distinction. Project: 'Research organisations between centralism and decentralism'.
1998-2000 Self-employed IT Consultant and Trainer IT consulting and support for SME companies, project support IT outsourcing at Austrian Research Centers, delivery of IT trainings and curriculum development 'vocational training IT Technician' at BUZ (local IT training center). Archived website
1995-1997 Scientist at Austrian Research Centers Seibersdorf, Division Materials Research. Contract research for steel industry, TEM crystal structure analysis and optimization of steel microstructure. EU and national projects.
1992-1995 Scientist at University of Linz, Department of Applied Physics. Pulsed-laser deposition of high-temperature superconducting thing films. Modelling of gas dynamics in laser ablation process, automation, Excimer lasers, ceramic high temperature superconductors, vacuum technology, electrical and optical material properties, X-ray diffraction analysis. BRITE-EURAM project 'Thin Film HTC Superconductor Growth at Microwave Frequencies'. Development and optimization of experimental setups for pulsed-laser deposition, project management and controlling. Summer 1992 Visit at NKT Research Center, Copenhagen, DK. Publications on scholar.google.com
1996 Promotion Sub Auspiciis Praesidentis Rei Publicae Special honors, by the president of Austria
1992-1995 PhD Studies, Doctorate in Technical Sciences Thesis: 'Pulsed-Laser Deposition of High Temperature Superconducting Thin Films - Fundamentals and Technology'. 1995 Young Scientist Award of the European Materials Research Society at Conference on Laser Ablation. 1995 Doctoral examinations with distinction. 1996 Award for exceptional achievements by the Ministry of Science.
1990-1995 Assistant Lecturer at University of Linz. Lecture and lab on high temperature superconductivity, problem solving classes in laser materials processing and solid state physics, tutorial in foundations of physics and theoretical physics. Supervision of diploma students.
1987-1992 Master's degree program Technical Physics Johannes Kepler University of Linz. Focus: solid state physics, laser physics, optics, high temperature superconductivity, gas dynamics. 1991 Diploma Thesis at the Department for Applied Physics: 'Preparation of Thin Layers of the High Temperature Superconductor Bi-Sr-Ca-Cu-O by Laser-Induced Depositon' (in German). 1990 and 1989 Perfomance-based Scholarships. Final exams with distinction.
1979-1987 Bundesgymnasium Ramsauerstraße (High School). Final exam with distinction. Focus on natural sciences.