Postdoctoral researcher for line 2. He did doctoral studies at the German Research Center for Geosciences and the University of Potsdam. He specializes in tsunami threat assessment, and also has a specialty in project management. He completed internships at research centers in Norway and Italy where he studied the threat of tsunamis and vulnerability in various regions of the world. He is a member of the group of numerical tsunami modelers who collaborate with ICG-Caribe. At CIGIDEN, he investigates the probability of tsunamis in northern Chile.