Dr. Stella Stopkowicz

Personal record

Education and Scientific Positions

Apr 2002 - Feb 2008 Study of chemistry, University of Mainz, diploma thesis:
"Quantum-chemical calculation of relativistic corrections
for electrical properties"
Mar 2008 - Feb 2012 PhD student, Institute of Physical Chemistry,
University of Mainz with Professor J. Gauss, PhD thesis:
"Higher-order perturbative relativistic corrections
to energies and properties"
Mar 2012 - Mar 2015 Postdoctoral researcher at the CTCC/
University of Oslo, Norway, with Professor T. Helgaker
2008 - 2010 Visiting researcher at University of Bologna, Italy:
Various 1-2 week research stays with Prof. C Puzzarini
and Prof. G Cazzoli on the topic of the theoretical
prediction of hyperfine parameters
Since April 2015 "Akademische Rätin", University of Mainz, pursuing a
habilitation
Oct 2017 - Apr 2018 Researcher at the Centre of Advanced Study (CAS)
in Oslo, Norway, in the project
molecules in extreme environments

Academic Degrees

February 2008 Diploma in chemistry
February 2012 Ph.D. (Dr. rer. nat.) in theoretical chemistry

Supervision of Students (2015 - today)

  • Florian Hampe, PhD student (since Sep 2015)
  • Markus Prengel, bachelor student (Jan-Apr 2016)
  • Niklas Gross, bachelor student (Feb-May 2016), master student (May-Oct 2018)
  • Simon Blaschke, bachelor student (Apr-Jul 2018)

Lectures and Lab Courses (2015 - today)

  • Lecture: Theoretical Chemistry I: Hartree-Fock Theory
  • Lecture: Theoretical Chemistry II: Methods for the description of electron correlation
  • Practical course in Theoretical Chemistry I: Implementation of HF-SCF for H2, HeH+, and H2O using a minimal basis
  • Practical course in Theoretical Chemistry II: Introduction into computational chemistry

Tutoring at summer schools (2013 - today)

  • European Summerschool in Quantum Chemistry (2013, 2015 and 2017)
  • Sostrup Summerschool, Quantum Chemistry and Molecular Properties (2014)
  • Modern Wavefunction Methods (2016, 2018)

Conference talks

06.2012 Invited talk, NKS meeting, Hamn in Senja, Norway
04.2013 Invited talk at the workshop "Numerical Challenges in Relativistic Quantum Mechanics", Paris, France
08.2013 Invited talk on the ISTCP VIII conference, Budapest, Hungary
09.2014 Invited talk on the REHE conference, Smolenice, Slovakia
10.2014 Invited talk, NKS meeting, Lillestrøm, Norway
08.2015 Invited talk at the workshop "New Developments in Coupled- Cluster Theory", Telluride, USA
02.2016 Invited talk at the workshop "Modern Methods in Quantum Chemistry IX", Mariapfarr, Austria
02.2016 Invited talk on the ISTCP IX conference, Grand Forks, North Dakota, USA
10.2016 Contributed talk at the "Symposium für Theoretische Chemie", Bochum, Germany
03.2017 Invited talk at the workshop "Modern Methods in Quantum Chemistry X", Mariapfarr, Austria
08.2017 Contributed talk at the workshop "New Developments in Coupled-Cluster Theory", Telluride, USA
08.2017 Contributed talk on the WATOC conference, Munich, Germany
10.2017 Invited talk on the CTCC 10-years celebration meeting, Tromsø, Norway
01.2018 Invited talk on the conference "Molecules in extreme environments", Oslo, Norway
03.2018 Invited talk at the workshop "Modern Methods in Quantum Chemistry XI", Mariapfarr, Austria
06.2018 Invited talk on the conference "Atoms, Molecules, and Materials in extreme Environments", Oslo, Norway
07.2018 Contributed talk at the "21st European White Dwarf Workshop", Austin, Texas, USA
08.2018 Invited talk on the conference "Molecular Electronic Structure", Metz, France
09.2018 Contributed talk at the "Symposium für Theoretische Chemie", Halle, Germany