MAINZ Alumni

MAINZ Alumni meet annually to foster exchange between former and current members of the graduate school MAINZ. The next MAINZ Alumni Meeting will take place on October 27 - 28, 2018. The Alumni speakers support the MAINZ Coordination Office in organising the meeting and are the contact persons for other alumni concerning the development and organisation of the MAINZ alumni network.

MAINZ Alumni Speakers

Dr. Stephan Köhler
BASF SE, Ludwigshafen (Germany)
Dr. Robert Lindner
OE-A (Organic an Printed Electronics Association), Frankfurt (Germany)

Former MAINZ Alumni Speakers

Dr. Désirée Weller
(AK Schmidt)
Robert Bosch GmbH, Schwieberdingen (Germany)

Dr. Dorothea Moderegger
(AK Zentel)
Bayer CropScience, Monheim (Germany)

Dr. Michael Schwall
(AK Felser)
SCHOTT AG, Knoxville (USA)

MAINZ Alumni

Name
MAINZ Laboratory during PhD
PhD Awarded
Current Position
Agrawal, Milan Prof. Hillebrands February 2014 Infineon Technologies AG, München (Germany)
Andraschko, Felix Prof. Sirker August 2015
Andres, Markus Prof. Eggert April 2008 SAP Deutschland (Germany)
Angel, Medina Prof. Schmidt July 2012 Alcon, Großostheim (Germany)
Bach, Sven Prof. Tremel December 2015 Chemische Fabrik Budenheim KG (Germany)
Bannwarth, Markus Prof. Landfester January 2014 WACKER Chemie AG, Burghausen (Germany)
Barz, Matthias Prof. Zentel December 2008 Junior Research Group Leader, JGU Mainz (Germany)
Becker, Greta Prof. Landfester November 2017 R&D Scientist, Kuraray Europe GmbH, Frankfurt-Höchst (Germany)
Beyer, Patrick Prof. Zentel July 2007 Dow Corning GmbH, Wiesbaden (Germany)
Birkel, Alexander Prof. Tremel November 2010 iticon GmbH, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Birkel, Christina Prof. Tremel November 2010 Research Assistant, TU Darmstadt (Germany)
Bittner, Denis Prof. Rentschler March 2018 Freudenberg Group, Weinheim (Germany)
Böhm, Paul Prof. Frey July 2012 Accenture Strategy, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Bozhko, Dmytro Prof. Hillebrands January 2017 PostDoc, TU Kaiserslautern (Germany)
Brächer, Thomas Prof. Hillebrands March 2015 PostDoc, SPINTEC, Grenoble (France)
Braun, Hubertus Prof. Elmers May 2015 Robert Bosch GmbH, Stuttgart (Germany)
Bühler, Jasmin Prof. Schmidt June 2013 Manager Technolgy, TouGas Oilfield Solutions GmbH, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Büttner, Felix Prof. Kläui November 2013 PostDoc, MIT, Cambridge (USA)
Calcavecchia, Francesco Prof. Kühne July 2014 PostDoc, Institut Néel, Grenoble (France)
Chernenkaya, Alisa Prof. Schönhense June 2016 R&D Scientist, Procter and Gamble, Schwalbach am Taunus (Germany)
Cho, Don Mak Prof. Müllen June 2010 BASF Corporation North America, Florham Park (USA)
Christ, Eva-Maria Prof. Frey June 2016 Granula Polymer GmbH, Groß-Umstadt/Heubach (Germany)
De Lucia, Andrea Prof. Jakob June 2017 Orbium GmbH, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Diehl, Anna-Maria Prof. Rentschler November 2010 Strategic Business Department, Scouting & Technology Foresight, BYK Chemie, Wesel (Germany)
Diehl, Marcel Prof. Rentschler June 2015
Diehl, Sandra Prof. Elmers July 2014 Leifheit AG, Nassau an der Lahn (Germany)
Dietzsch, Michael Prof. Tremel February 2014 BASF Construction Solutions GmbH, Trostberg (Germany)
Dockter, Christoph Prof. Paulsen August 2009 Carlsberg Laboratory, Copenhagen (Denmark)
Eben (geb. Malzahn), Kerstin Prof. Landfester July 2014 Procter & Gamble Service GmbH, Darmstadt (Germany)
Ebert, Marlon Kai Prof. Binder/Dr. Oettel December 2012 d-fine GmbH, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Eichhorn, Tobias Prof. Jakob December 2011 Texas Instruments Deutschland GmbH, Freising (Germany)
Feist, Florian Prof. Basché September 2010 Saint-Gobain Sekurit, Herzogenrath (Germany)
Ferrante, Yari Prof. Aeschlimann / Prof. Parkin October 2017 PostDoc Almaden, San Jose (USA)
Fine, Tamir Prof. Janshoff January 2010 Researcher, Fulcrum SP Materials Ltd. (Israel)
Finizio, Simone Prof. Kläui July 2015 PostDoc, JGU Mainz (Germany)
Fleischhaker, Frederike Prof. Zentel May 2007 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Fokina, Ana Prof. Zentel January 2016 PostDoc, University of Toronto (Canada)
Fritz, Dominik Prof. Kremer May 2010 PostDoc, MPI-P Mainz (Germany)
Gieshoff, Tile Prof. Waldvogel February 2018 Research Assistant, JGU Mainz (Germany)
Gilz, Lukas Prof. Anglin January 2015 Cognotekt GmbH, Köln (Germany)
Golde, Sebastian Prof. Palberg December 2015 PA Consulting Group GmbH, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Golling, Florian Prof. Müllen January 2015 Covesto AG, Leverkusen (Germany)
Graf, Tanja Prof. Felser July 2011 Volkswagen AG, Wolfsburg (Germany)
Gundlach, Kristina Prof. Paulsen June 2010 Fresenius SE & Co. KGaA, Bad Homburg (Germany)
Haberkorn, Niko Prof. Zentel August 2010 Evonik-Degussa GmbH, Innovation Management, Marl (Germany)
Happ, Peter Prof. Rentschler August 2014
Hauke, Christopher Prof. Kühnle June 2013 Senior Manager Strategic IP, SCHOTT, Mainz (Germany)
Heinrich, Christophe Prof. Tremel May 2014 Atotech Group, Trebur (Germany)
Heller, Philipp Prof. Zentel May 2017 BioNTech AG, Mainz (Germany)
Herbort, Christian Prof. Adrian July 2010
Herold, Sebastian Prof. Waldvogel March 2017 PostDoc, Institut Català d'Investigació Química, Tarragona (Spain)
Herzberger, Jana Prof. Frey December 2016 PostDoc, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg (USA)
Heuser, Johannes Prof. Schmid Juli 2017 PPI AG, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Hild, Kerstin Prof. Elmers July 2011 Carl Zeiss SMT GmbH, Oberkochen (Germany)
Hilf, Stefan Prof. Frey May 2009 Evonik GmbH, Darmstadt (Germany)
Hilf, Jeannette Prof. Frey March 2014 Evonik GmbH, Darmstadt (Germany)
Hofmann, Anna Maria Prof. Frey November 2011 Evonik-Degussa GmbH, Marl (Germany)
Jagau, Thomas Christian Prof. Gauss April 2013 Theoretical Chemistry, LMU München (Germany)
Jakobi, Eberhard Jun. Prof. Blümer May 2010 Deutsche Bank AG, Frankfurt a.M.(Germany)
Jakobs, Sebastian Prof. Aeschlimannr November 2015 ITK Engineering, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Jenkins, Catherine Prof. Felser June 2011 Scientist, ALS Berkley (USA)
Jimenez Garcia, Lucia Prof. Müllen April 2011 Synvina, Amsterdam (Netherlands)
Jung, Martin Prof. Rentschler January 2009 PostDoc, MPI-BGC Jena (Germany)
Jung, Verena Prof. Felser February 2009 Institute for Solar Energy Research GmbH, Emmerthal (Germany)
Junk, Matthias Prof. Spiess May 2010 PostDoc, UCSB, Materials Research Lab (USA)
Kehlberger, Andreas Prof. Kläui October 2015 Sensitec GmbH, Mainz (Germany)
Kessler, Daniel PD Dr. Théato August 2009 Steuler-Industriewerke GmbH, Höhr-Grenzhausen (Germany)
Khalavka, Yuriy Prof. Sönnichsen December 2015 Department of Solid State Inorganic Chemistry and Nanomaterials, Yuriy Fedkovych Chernivtsi National University (Ukraine)
Kieslich, Gregor Prof. Tremel June 2013 PostDoc, Cambridge University (UK)
Klanke, Julia Prof. Rentschler July 2013 Boehringer Ingelheim (Germany)
Klein, Rebecca Prof.Frey September 2015 Evonik Resource Efficiency GmbH, Brussels (Kingdom of Belgium)
Klinker, Kristina Prof. Barz July 2017 PostDoc, JGU Mainz (Germany)
Klos, Johannes Prof. Zentel October 2010 Anjo Oberflächentechnik GmbH, Trebur/Astheim (Germany)
Köhler, Stephan Prof. Schmid June 2015 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Kömmelt (geb. Flügel), Sabine Prof. Schmidt April 2010 Evonik GmbH, Darmstadt (Germany)
Koll, Dominik Prof. Tremel October 2011 Volkswagen AG, Wolfsburg (Germany)
Koll, Kerstin Prof. Tremel July 2011 Volkswagen AG, Wolfsburg (Germany)
Komar (geb. Holuj), Paulina Prof. Jakob December 2016 PostDoc, Politechnika Łódzka (Poland)
Kozina, Xeniya Prof. Felser March 2012 PostDoc, Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin (Germany)
Kreis, Karsten Prof. Kremer January 2018 D-Wave Systems, Vancouver (Canada)
Kreitner, Christoph Prof. Heinze July 2016 Midas Pharma, Ingelheim am Rhein (Germany)
Krez, Julia Prof. Felser June 2014 Rockwood Lithium GmbH, Frankfurt a.M.(Germany)
Krohne, Korinna Dr. Maskos May 2011 Octapharma, Heidelberg (Germany)
Kühn, Frauke Prof. Schmidt November 2010 Covesto AG, Leverkusen (Germany)
Kutnyakhov, Dmytro Prof. Elmers April 2014 PostDoc, JGU Mainz (Germany)
Labouvie, Ralf Prof. Ott December 2015 Carl Zeiss Meditec AG, Jena (Germany)
Lange, Birger Prof. Zentel May 2007 Freudenberg Forschungsdienste KG, Weinheim (Germany)
Leibig, Daniel Prof. Frey December 2016 BYK Additives & Instruments, Wesel (Germany)
Lenz, Thomas Prof. Blom May 2017 Schott AG, Mainz (Germany)
Li, Ai-Min Prof. Rentschler March 2018
Li, Yi Prof. Schmidt February 2010 Koninklijke DSM N.V., Heerlen (Netherlands)
Lindner, Robert Prof. Kühnle April 2015 OE-A (Organic an Printed Electronics Association), Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Lo Conte, Roberto Prof. Kläui December 2015 PostDoc, UC Berkeley (USA)
Loges, Niklas Prof. Tremel June 2009 BASF Advanced Materials & Systems Research, Trostberg (Germany)
Ludwig, Christian Prof. Felser June 2011 Dr. Nagler & Company GmbH, Schnaittenbach (Germany)
Marsico, Filippo Dr. Wurm July 2014 Alcantara Industry - Toray Group (Italy)
Medina, Angel Prof. Schmidt July 2012 Alcon, Großostheim (Germany)
Medina Hernando, Stefan Prof. Schmid November 2013 d-fine GmbH, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Medyanyk, Kateryna Prof. Schönhense May 2011 PostDoc, JGU Mainz (Germany)
Melnyk, Anton Prof. Kremer January 2017 PostDoc, MPI-P Mainz (Germany)
Meshcheriakova, Olga Prof. Felser March 2015 ifb AG, Köln (Germany)
Meuer, Stefan Prof. Zentel November 2008 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Mix, Christian PD Dr. Jakob January 2014 Schott AG, Mainz (Germany)
Moderegger, Dorothea Prof. Zentel August 2012 Bayer CropScience, Monheim am Rhein (Germany)
Moers, Christian Prof. Frey January 2014 Evonik Technology & Infrastructure GmbH, Hanau (Germany)
Mück, Leonie Prof. Gauß February 2013 Nature Publishing Group, London (UK)
Müller, Sophie Prof. Frey September 2014 Clariant Plastics & Coatings Deutschland GmbH, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Müller, Waltraut Dr. Maskos November 2009 Haereus Group, Hanau (Germany)
Muth, Dominik Prof. Fleischhauer April 2012 Brüel & Kjaer Vibro GmbH, Darmstadt (Germany)
Naghavi, Seyed Shahabedin Prof. Felser February 2011 PostDoc, SISSA, Trieste (Italy)
Nardi Tironi, Catarina Prof. Müllen December 2016 Continental Reifen Deutschland, Hannover (Germany)
Natalello, Adrian Prof. Frey June 2014 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Neumann, Timo Prof. Hillebrands December 2009 Boston Consulting Group, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Noskov, Sergey Dr. Maskos August 2010 Zentrum für Datenverarbeitung, JGU Mainz (Germany)
Obermeier, Boris Prof. Frey January 2011 Evonik GmbH, Darmstadt (Germany)
Ohm, Christian Prof. Zentel December 2010 Celanese, Engineered Materials, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Oschmann, Bernd Prof. Zentel August 2015 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Passarello, Donata Prof. Parkin / Prof. Aeschlimann November 2015 Research Associate, Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource (USA)
Plenk, Christian Prof. Rentschler May 2014 Hilti Deutschland, Kaufering (Germany)
Pohlit (geb. Köhring), Hannah Prof. Frey December 2016 Guest Researcher, Uppsala University (Sweden)
Prasad, Janak Prof. Sönnichsen January 2015 CNRS Lab, Toulouse (France)
Rahe, Philipp Prof. Kühnle October 2011 Marie Curie Research Fellow, University of Nottingham (United Kingdom)
Reichert, Peter Prof. Butt June 2014 Freudenberg New Technologies KG, Weinheim (Germany)
Reuter, Frank Prof. Rentschler November 2010 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Richter, Nils Prof. Kläui February 2018 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Rieger, Florian Prof. Schmid Altair Engineering GmbH, Böblingen (Germany)
Rix, Stephan Prof. Felser June 2011 Dean & Company, Washington (USA)
Rost, Daniel Prof. Binder June 2015 Senacor Technologies AG, Bonn (Germany)
Roth, Marcel Prof. Butt December 2011 TNG Technology Consulting GmbH, Unterföhring (Germany)
Roth, Peter Prof. Zentel August 2009 University of Surrey, Guildford (United Kingdom)
Rühle, Victor Prof. Kremer September 2010 Microsoft, London (United Kingdom)
Ruthard, Christian Dr. Gröhn December 2010 Ineos Styrolution Europe GmbH, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Sahl, Mike Prof. Schmidt February 2011 Clariant, Höchst (Germany)
Schaefer, Erik Prof. Elmers February 2017 Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, Stanford University (USA)
Schattling, Philipp Prof. Zentel June 2013 Elkem Silicones Germany GmbH, Lübeck (Germany)
Scherer, Christian Dr. Maskos April 2010 Kömmerling Chemische Fabrik GmbH, Pirmasens (Germany)
Scherer, Christoph Prof. Schmid July 2015 PostDoc, MPI-P Mainz (Germany)
Schick, Isabel Dr. Tremel Oktober 2014 Boston Consulting Group, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Schladt, Thomas Prof. Tremel November 2010 Volkswagen AG, Wolfsburg (Germany)
Schneider, Imke Prof. Eggert August 2010 Academic Counsellor, TU Kaiserslautern (Germany)
Schömer, Martina Prof. Frey November 2012
Schoop, Leslie Prof. Felser November 2014 Assistant Professor, Princeton University (USA)
Schüll, Christoph Prof. Frey Mai 2013 3M Deutschland GmbH, Neuss (Germany)
Schultheiß, Helmut Prof. Hillebrands June 2010 Emmy Noether Research Group, Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (Germany)
Schultheiß, Katrin (née Vogt) Prof. Hillebrands September 2013
Schwab, Matthias Prof. Müllen April 2011 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Schwall, Michael Prof. Felser November 2012 SCHOTT AG, Knoxville (USA)
Sebastian, Thomas Prof. Hillebrands October 2013 VACUUMSCHMELZE GmbH & Co. KG, Hanau (Germany)
Simon, Sascha Prof. Müllen November 2010 Emery Oleochemicals GmbH, Düsseldorf (Germany)
Söffing, Stefan Prof. Eggert February 2012 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Söngen, Hagen Prof. Kühnle June 2017 PostDoc, JGU Mainz (Germany)
Spirin, Leonid Prof. Binder November 2010 d-fine GmbH, Frankfurt (Germany)
Staab, Maximilian Prof. Schönhense March 2017 VACUUMSCHMELZE GmbH & Co. KG, Hanau (Germany)
Statt, Antonia Prof. Binder September 2015 PostDoc, Princeton University (USA)
Steidl, Lorenz Prof. Zentel December 2011 Durst Phototechnik Digital Technology GmbH, Lienz (Austria)
Steinbach, Tobias Prof. Frey February 2015 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Tarantola, Marco Prof. Janshoff February 2010 Group Leader, Göttingen Graduate School for Neurosciences, Biophysics and Molecular Biosciences (Germany)
Thielen, Philip Prof. Aeschlimann December 2016 Bertrandt, München (Germany)
Tonhauser, Christine Elisabeth Prof. Frey June 2012 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Tonhauser, Christoph Prof. Frey July 2012 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Trefz, Benjamin Prof. Virnau November 2016 Senacor Technologies AG, Frankfurt a.M. (Germany)
Trotzky, Stefan Prof. Bloch 2011 Metamaterial Technologies Inc., Halifax (Canada)
Türp, David Prof. Müllen BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Uribe Ordonez, Lalita Shaki Prof. Gauss November 2016 SAP Deutschland, Walldorf (Germany)
Utech, Stefanie Dr. Maskos 2011 Chemie-Cluster Bayern GmbH, Bayreuth (Germany)
Vehoff, Thorsten Prof. Kremer May 2010 VDI Technologiezentrum GmbH, Düsseldorf (Germany)
Vogel, Nicolas Prof. Landfester September 2011 W2-Professor, Friedrich-Alexander-University, Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany)
Vollmar, Svenja Prof. Schneider März 2017 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Wang, Hai Prof. Bonn February 2016 Group Leader, MPI-P Mainz (Germany)
Wang, Zi Jun Prof. Landfester January 2016 Alphora Research Inc, Toronto (Canada)
Weber, Stefan Prof. Butt November 2010 Junior Professor, JGU Mainz (Germany)
Weldert, Kai Prof. Tremel November 2015 BASF Construction Solutions GmbH, Trostberg (Germany)
Weller, Désirée Prof. Schmidt November 2013 Robert Bosch GmbH, Schwieberdingen (Germany)
Wenzlik, Daniel Prof. Zentel April 2013 Kuraray Europe GmbH, Hattersheim am Main (Germany)
Werre, Mathias Prof. Frey Goodyear Dunlop Tires Germany GmbH, Hanau (Germany)
Will, Sebastian Prof. Bloch October 2011 Assistant Professor, Columbia University, New York City (USA)
Willerich, Imanuel Prof. Schmidt June 2011 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Wilms, Daniel Prof. Frey March 2010 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Wilms, Dorothea Prof. Binder January 2013 MINT-Kolleg Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart (Germany)
Wilms, Valerie Prof. Frey November 2012 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Wiss, Kerstin Prof. Zentel Oktober 2010 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Wolf, Cornel Prof. Sinner December 2010 Robert Bosch GmbH, Gerlingen (Germany)
Wolf, Stephan Prof. Tremel July 2009 Junior Professor, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nürnberg (Germany)
Wurm, Frederik Prof. Frey May 2009 Group Leader MPI-P Mainz & Privatdozent JGU Mainz (Germany)
Yella, Aswani Prof. Tremel November 2009 PostDoc, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Lausanne (Switzerland)
Zeier, Wolfgang Prof. Tremel May 2013 Junior Group Leader, Justus-Leibig-University, Gießen (Germany)
Zerfaß, Christian Prof. Paulsen August 2015 PostDoc, University of Warwick (United Kingdom)
Zhu, Yao-Hui Prof. Schneider July 2009 Assistant Professor, Beijing Technology and Business University (China)
Zins, Inga Prof. Sönnichsen March 2011 Siemens AG, München (Germany)
Zorn, Matthias Prof. Zentel April 2010 BASF SE, Ludwigshafen am Rhein (Germany)
Zur Borg, Lisa Prof. Zentel Januar 2013 Bluestar Silicones Germany GmbH, Lübeck (Germany)