Prof. Dr. Brigitte Voit

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Head of the Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry

Prof. Dr. Brigitte Voit
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Prof. Dr. Brigitte Voit is head of the IPF Institute Macromolecular Chemistry. She is also member of the School of Sciences /Faculty of Chemistry and Food Chemistry at the Technische Universität Dresden and heads the chair of ''Organic Chemistry of Polymers''. She is principle investigator in the "Center for Advancing Electronics Dresden" (cfaed) and the "Centre for Regenerative Therapies Dresden" (CRTD) as well as faculty member of the "Dresden International Graduate School for Biomedicine and Bioengineering" (DIGS-BB), demonstrating the close cooperation with the TU Dresden in the frame of "DRESDEN-concept". In addition she chairs the Board of Management of "Materialforschungsverbund Dresden" (MFD).

From September 2002 to July 2022 Brigitte Voit was Managing Director/Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) of the Leibniz-Institut für Polymerforschung Dresden e.v. (Leibniz Institute of Polymer Research Dresden).

From 2014 to 2015 Prof. Brigitte Voit was  president of the European Polymer Federation (EPF). 

Research Focus

Synthesis and characterization of functional polymer:

  • functional block and graft copolymers
  • dendritic polymers
  • functional polymers for optoelectronic and biomedical applications
  • responsive hydrogels


Recent publications