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Andrea Käppler

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Andrea Käppler is a PhD student in the department of Analytics under supervision of Prof. Dr. B. Voit and Dr. K.-J. Eichhorn. The work is part of the Leibniz Association supported project “MikrOMIK: Microplastic as vector for microbial populations in the ecosystem of the Baltic Sea”. She works on the identification of microplastics in marine samples by Raman and FTIR Microspectroscopic and Imaging techniques.

Fields of Activity

  •   Raman Microspectroscopy and Raman Imaging of marine microplastic sample
  •   FTIR Microspectroscopy (Transmission and ATR) and FTIR Imaging of marine microplastic samples

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Since 04/2014 PhD student at the Leibniz Institute of Polymer Research Dresden and at Technische Universität Dresden under supervision of Prof. Dr. B. Voit and Dr. K.-J. Eichhorn
10/2012 – 03/2014 Scientific staff at the Saxon State Laboratory of Health and Veterinary Affairs, in the department of food observation
10/2010 – 09/2011 Work experience at the Saxon State Laboratory of Health and Veterinary Affairs; second state examination
07/2010 Diploma Thesis: “Influence of early maillard products on the activity of intestinal Disaccharidases”
10/2005 – 07/2010 Studies of Food Chemistry at Technische Universität Dresden

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