Peter Klein is a Senior Scientist at the Fraunhofer ITWM, Kaiserslautern.
He holds a PhD in Physics from the Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany, with a thesis on “Klassische und Tight-Binding Molekulardynamik für niederenergetische Prozesse in Materialien”.
During his 22 years at the ITWM he hold various R&D roles at several departments, covering fluid dynamics, parallelization, molecular dynamics, development of production devices and medical applications. Since his PhD thesis, he is working on multiscale models for materials, with a focus on surface and interface related phenomena.
Resently, he joint the Board of the Quantum Computing Competence Center at the ITWM.