Curriculum Vitae

2013 - presentScientist at the Leibniz Institute of Polymer Research Dresden, Analytics department
2011Scientist at the Research Institute of Leather and Plastic Sheeting – FILK Freiberg
2010 Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry, Leibniz Institute of Polymer Research Dresden, TU Dresden (Prof. M. Stamm)

Research stay at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln (USA) with the group of Prof. Mathias Schubert (Topic: "Protein adsorption at polyelectrolyte brushes - Combined spectroscopic ellipsometry and quartz crystal microbalance studies")

2007-2010Ph.D. studies within the DFG-NSF “Materials World Network” project “Design of new responsive materials based on functional polymer brushes for smart tuning and sensoring of proteins and particles adsorption”
2007Diploma in Physics, TU Dresden (Prof. P. Paufler)
2001-2007Study of Physics, TU Dresden





Paul Drude Award at the 8th International Conference of Spectroscopic Ellipsometry

Best Poster Award at the 10th Workshop Ellipsometry

2009Paul Drude Medal at the 5th Workshop Ellipsometry
2008Best Poster Award at the 4th Thüringer Grenz- und Oberflächentage



  • Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft (DPG)
  • Arbeitskreis Ellipsometrie (AKE) - Paul Drude e. V. (executive board member: 2018 - 2020; extended executive board member: 2016 - 2018)



Lecture on VIS-ellipsometry within the lecture series "Modern Topics in Physical Chemistry of Polymeric Materials" of Prof. Dr. Andreas Fery

  • WS 16/17, WS 17/18


Referee activities

Langmuir, Applied Surface Science, Thin Solid Films