Fields of work

  • surface and polymer characterization
  • FTIR spectroscopy (in-situ ATR, transmission), Scanning force microscopy, circular dichroism, dynamic light scattering
  • polyelectrolytes, polypeptides, proteins, chiral compounds
  • polyelectrolyte complex particels (PEC) and polyelectrolyte multi layer (PEM)
  • orientation and conformation in polymer- and protein layers
  • sorption phenomena (bioadhesion), molecular/chiral recgnition
  • drug delivery systems

Personal informations

  • 1982-1988 Chemistry studies at the Albert-Ludwigs-University, Freiburg
  • 1987-1988 Diploma thesis with PD. A. Blume / Prof. T. Ackermann, Albert-Ludwigs-University, Freiburg, Germany
  • 1989-1993 Ph.D. thesis with Prof. U. P. Fringeli, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zürich, Switzerland
  • 1994-present Scientist at the Institute of Polymer Research Dresden, Dresden
  • 2004 Habilitation at the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, Technical University (TU), Dresden

  • Awards
    Travel scholarship of the Dr.-Herrmann-Schnell Foundation at the GDCh (2201
    1. Poster prize at the REACT 2003)

  • Member of GDCh
  • Member of ACS
  • Member of DGM

Related links

  • Publications
  • Publications before 2000
  • Projects
  • Private lecture, TU Dresden, Fachrichrichtung Chemie und Lebensmittelchemie

  • Sonderforschungsbereich/Transregio 79 "Werkstoffe für die Geweberegeneration im systemisch erkrankten Knochen"