Dr. Frederik R. Wurm

Dr. Frederik R. Wurm

Main Research Fields

Polymer Synthesis, Inorganic and organometallic polymers, phosphates and polyphosphates, ring opening polymerization, metathesis polymerization, anionic polymerization, biomedical materials, tissue engineering, (mini)emulsion polymerization, protein-polymer conjugates

Scientific Career

Since 2012 Junior group leader at the MPIP in the group of Prof. Dr. Katharina Landfester and the JGU in Mainz
Since 2011 Junior Faculty of the Max Planck Graduate Center (MPGC)
2011 - 2009 Postdoctoral stay at the EPF Lausanne (Feodor Lynen Fellow, Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Harm-Anton Klok)
2008 Research stay at the University of Bristol in the group of Prof. Ian Manners
2009 - 2006 PhD Thesis at JGU Mainz (Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Holger Frey)
2006 - 2001 Study of chemistry at JGU Mainz (“Diplom Chemiker”)

Scholarships, Awards and Honors

2011 Feodor Lynen Return-Fellowship of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
2009 MAINZ PhD award
2009 DSM Science and Technology Award (3rd place)
2009 Feodor Lynen Fellowship of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
2007 - 2009 Member of Materials Science in Mainz (MAINZ), graduate school of excellence
2005 - 2004 DAAD fellowship for exchange students