PhD in Condensed Matter Physics, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam, Germany (2005) (Design and Characterization of Multicompartment Micelles in Aqueous Solution)
Diplom (MSc) Physics, University of Potsdam, Germany (2002)
Competence and research areas
Broad generic competence in surface and colloid physics/chemistry, polymer physics/chemistry as well as physical chemistry.
Substantial experience in advanced surface characterisation by ToF-SIMS and XPS.
Recycling and degradation of plastics.
Analysis of microplastic and microfibres.
Sustainable use of plastics in context with circular economy.