Vincent's tech blog

Hello there!

I'm Vincent, a computer science student and musician from Germany!

If you'd like to find out more about me, please take a look at my social media and feel free to contact me.

About me

My name is Vincent Stollenwerk and I'm currently finishing my bachelor's degree in Computer Science at the TU Darmstadt. Besides my studies, I work as a software developer at the Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz. In general, I'm a highly curious person and always eager to learn. I love to learn about new technologies and try them out in my side projects.


In my free time, I love to play and listen to music. For as long as I remember, I've been studying to play the piano at the Peter Cornelius Conservatory Mainz (PCK). The PCK is also where I'm learning the tuba, which I started at the age of 10.
For me, the rather orchestral and social way I play the tuba, and the comparatively soloistic nature of the piano, complement each other perfectly.

I was a member of various youth orchestras and took part in two productions of the Staatstheater Mainz. Currently, I'm part of the TU Darmstadt symphony orchestra, my brass quintet MainzlBrass, and Cornelius Brass, the brass ensemble of the PCK.

If you are interested in my playing or have any other questions, always feel free to contact me.

Newest Blog Posts

Writing Pause, Bachelor Thesis and Future Plans


Today I have a little personal update. As you have probably noticed, I haven't posted for quite some time. Even though I was thinking about my next posts a lot, I didn't spend the time to write my...

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Why using Gmail for my contact form wasn't a good idea


When building the contact form for a client's website, we decided to send the notification emails using Gmail and SMTP. It seemed like the perfect fit for a small personal site without huge amounts...

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The setup and technologies behind this website


In this article, I want to give you an overview of the technologies I decided to use for running this website. Vue.js, the JavaScript framework For quite some time JavaScript frameworks have taken...

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Hello World!


Hey, nice to meet you! I see you've found your way to my blog 🎉. I've created this website to write about my projects, share some of my experiences, simply rant about what comes to my mind, and...

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