Dr. Liam Keegan

Basic

Heidelberg, Germany

Skills

C++
Python
Algorithm Development
Statistical Analysis
Theoretical Physics
Linux
Software Development
STL
HPC
Unit Testing
Continuous Integration

Timeline

Professional experience for Liam Keegan

  • Current 2 years and 8 months, since May 2019

    Scientific Software Developer

    Universität Heidelberg

    Scientific Software Developer, BIOQUANT/COS, Heidelberg University

  • 3 months, Jan 2019 - Mar 2019

    Scientific Software Engineer, HPC.

    Blue Brain Project / EPFL

    Scientific Software Engineer in the High Perfomance Computing group of the Blue Brain Project / EPFL.

  • 1 year, Oct 2017 - Sep 2018

    Postdoctoral Researcher

    ETH Zürich

    * Developing and optimizing C++ physics simulation codes * Implementing and testing new algorithms * Data analysis in Python * Teaching C++ numerical simulation and data analysis course * Supervising Masters student Proseminars

  • 3 years, Nov 2013 - Oct 2016

    Senior Fellow

    CERN

    * Developing and optimising C/C++ MPI physics simulation codes. * Design, implementation and maintenance of an open source Python/PyQt GUI input file editor. * Running these codes on HPC linux clusters and analyzing and visualising the resulting data. * Preparing scientific papers, and giving seminars and international conference talks on the results of this research.

  • 2 years, Nov 2011 - Oct 2013

    Postdoctoral Researcher

    Instituto de Física Teórica UAM/CSIC, Madrid, Spain.

    * Developing and optimising C/C++ MPI physics simulation codes. * Running these codes on HPC linux clusters and analyzing and visualising the resulting data. * Preparing scientific papers, and giving seminars and international conference talks on the results of this research.

Educational background for Liam Keegan

  • 3 years and 10 months, Sep 2007 - Jun 2011

    Theoretical Physics

    University of Edinburgh

    PhD in computational high energy physics: "Dynamical Electroweak Symmetry Breaking on the Lattice" Supervisor: Prof. Luigi Del Debbio

  • 3 years and 10 months, Sep 2003 - Jun 2007

    Physics

    University of Oxford

Languages

  • English

    First language

  • French

    First language

  • Spanish

    Fluent

  • German

    Intermediate

Interests

Violin
Squash

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