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Camera.png Martin Schmidkunz

Martin Schmidkunz

  • User Experience Specialist
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  • Name: Martin Schmidkunz
  • Address: SUSE LINUX Products GmbH, Maxfeldstrasse 5, 90409 Nuermberg
  • Email:
Lassists.png Steps in my life
  • Date and place of birth: 18th March 1981 in Nuremberg, Germany
  • School:Sigmund Schuckert Gymnasium Nuremberg
  • 2001: Sitting around in the office of the German rescuing organization Malteser Hilfsdienst and waiting till the community service is over.
    After that I started to study sociology, politic science and slavonic studies in Erlangen
  • 2002: Skipping sociology etc. and switching to study psychology in Erlangen
  • 2005: After various jobs I started as a trainee at Suse and became member of the Interfaces and Applications Team.
    In autumn I was trainee in a geronto-psychiatric section of the psychiatry (which was not associated with my job at Suse :-))
  • 2006: Begin with diploma thesis about texture segmentation. The exact thesis is: "The influence of context elements in foveal and peripheral regions of the visual field".
    In August I attended the summer school of slavonic studies in Brno (Czech Republic) where I also finished the "Bohemicum" which is a combination of language courses and cultural courses in Czech.
  • 2007: Getting the UNIcert III language certificate in Czech; finishing my diploma thesis and my diploma.
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