Former Group Members

Optimierung verschiedener Synthesen von Mikrogel Beads, M.Sc. Thesis, 2010
European Commission
Structure and dynamics of concentrated electrostatically stabilized polymer dispersions, Ph.D. Thesis, 1995
Mankiewicz GmbH
PS-b-PEO block copolymers as stabilizers in emulsion polymerization, Diploma Thesis, 1994
Influence of water soluble polymers on the shear induced structure formation in lyotropic lamellar phases, Ph.D. Thesis, 2000
Aesculap AG & Co. KG
Structure of Multi-Temperature Sensitive Core-Shell Microgels, Ph.D. Thesis, 2005
Ph.D. Thesis, 2017
Evonik Industries AG
Microgels at Oil/Water Interfaces, Ph.D. Thesis, 2009
Monia Brugnoni Ph.D. Thesis, 2020

Röntgenstreuung an Schichtsilikaten in polymeren Matrices, Ph.D. Thesis, 2013
Ph.D. Thesis, 2018
Nadine Daleiden

Research Institut, Polymer Institut, CSIS Madrid

Miktoarmsternpolymere, Manipulation der Mizellierung, Diploma Thesis, 2012

Tailoring Microgels with Complex Architecture, Ph.D. Thesis, 2014
Tania Fuchs
Thermoreversible gelation of Schizophyllan, Ph.D. Thesis, 1996
Bohlin Instruments
Structure and dynamics of a thermotropic liquid crystalline side-chain polymer, Ph.D. Thesis, 1996
Nagaoka University of Technology
Rheology and shear-induced multi-lamellar vesicles, post doc, 2003 – 2005
Purdue University Indiana/USA
Magnetic nanoparticles, DAAD Scholarship, 2005 – 2006

Karen Geisel

Microgels at Oil-Water Interfaces: Deformation, Assembly and Compression, Ph.D. Thesis, 2015
Arjan Gelissen Ph.D. Thesis, 2018

Intelligente Mikrogele, Ph.D. Thesis, 2003
Fabian Hagemans Postdoc, 2018 - 2020
Pascal Hebbeker Ph.D. Thesis, 2018
Christian Hofmann Postdoc, 2011-2015
CISCO, Switzerland
Synthesis and dynamic properties of electrostatically stabilized polymer dispersions, Ph.D. Thesis, 1999
Cognis GmbH, Düsseldorf
Effect of Monomer Functionalities on the Internal Structure and Phase Behavior of thermoresponsive Microgels, Ph.D. Thesis, 2008

, jetzt Müller, Freudenberg SDP GmbH & Co. KG, Reichelsheim

Rheologie komplexer Flüssigkeiten, Ph.D. Thesis, 2007
Sebastian Kirchmeyer
Evonik Goldschmidt GmbH, Essen
Microgels & Polyelectrolytes, Ph.D. Thesis, 2012
Utrecht University
Polymer-induced colloidal interactions, post doc, 2008 – 2009

Synthesis of thermosensitive microgels, post doc, 2005 – 2006

Lyotropic lamellar phase under shear
Gabriele Lachmann, jetzt Herrmann
Akademische Oberrätin i. R.
Swen Lehmann
Smart crowding in poly-Acrylamide/Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) composite hydrogels, studied by two-focus fluorescence correlation spectroscopy, Ph.D. Thesis, 2015
ATO-FINA, France
Rheology and shear orientation of micellar solutions, Diploma Thesis, 1994

Rheology of temperature sensitive microgels, Erasmus Diploma student from Lund, Sweden, 2003
Thomas Lohmeier
Postdoc, 2010 - 2014
Tatiana Maksimova,
Moscow State University
(post doc 2002-2003)
Structure of hyperbranched polymers

Polymers, rheology, IGERT graduate student, 2006

Influence of Temperature Sensitive Microgels on Structure and Properties of Surrounding Polyacrylamide Hydrogels, Ph.D. Thesis, 2012
Andrea Melle Postdoc, 2017 - 2018

University Medical Center Groningen (UMCG) Groningen, Netherlands
Ph.D. Thesis, 2017

Thermosensitive microgels, Diploma Thesis, 2004
Adolphe Merkle Institute, CH-Fribourg
Soft condensed matter, Humboldt Research Fellowship, 2007-2009
Continental Automotive GmbH, Babenhausen
Applications of Two Focus Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy in Colloid and Polymer Science, Ph.D. Thesis, 2008
Celanese Emulsions GmbH
Diffusion and viscosity of mono- and bidisperse, concentrated dispersions, Diploma Thesis, 1995
Silke Neuhäusler,
Benecke-Kaliko AG
Synthesis and dynamic properties of sterically stabilized polymer dispersions, Ph.D. Thesis, 1998
DuPont Wilmington, USA
Influence of shear on the transient and steady state properties of lytropic bilayer systems, Ph.D. Thesis, 2004
Camille Pinguet Ph.D. Thesis, 2018
Light scattering from turbid suspensions, post doc, 2003-2004
Liliana Ramírez DAAD fellow student from University of Salamanca
Complutense University of Madrid
Ph.D., 2009

Cononsolvency of Microgels: Phase Behaviour, Structure and Dynamics, Ph.D. Thesis, 2014
Shear orientation of lyotropic liquid crystalline mesophases, Ph.D. Thesis, 1998
Heterogeneous structure of cellulose ethers, Ph.D. Thesis, 2001
Sabrina Schmidt
Microgel stabilised Emulsions and Application of Micromixers for Emulsification, Diploma Thesis, 2010
Sabine Schneider Ph.D. Thesis, 2020
BIOTRONIK AG, Bülach, Switzerland
Gelation of semi-carbazon surfactants, Ph.D. Thesis, 1999
ATO-FINA, France
Sterically stabilized polymer systems: Influence of polymer architecture and interaction potential on rheological properties, Ph.D. Thesis, 1999

DAAD Scholarship, 2009 - 2010
Lanxess Deutschland GmbH
Characterization of hydrogels with light scattering and rheology, Ph.D. Thesis, 2002
Alexander Steinschulte Ph.D. Thesis, 2018
Thermoresponsive colloidal microgels and polymeric solutions at rest and under shear, Ph.D. Thesis, 2004
Procter & Gamble
Insight into Precipitation Polymerization of N-isopropylacrylamide: Reaction Mechanism, Particle Formation and Particle Structure, Ph.D. Thesis, 2016
GeneData AG, Basel
Structure analysis of cellulose ethers as an example of branched biopolymers, Ph.D. Thesis, 2001


On the Structure of Calciprotein Particles and Fetuin-A and their Interaction, Ph.D. Thesis, 2013
Stefan Walta Ph.D. Thesis, 2017

International Solar Energy Society ISES

Development of a rheo-optical setup to determine flow birefringence, Diploma Thesis, 1995
University of Göttingen
Probing the Interactions of (Bio)-Polymers with PNiPAM-based Micro- and Hydrogels by means of 2f-FCS, Diploma Thesis, 2010
John E. Wong
Weiwei Xun Control of the rheology of concentrated multi-sensitive microgel suspension, Ph.D. Thesis, 2017
Henkel KGaA, Düsseldorf
Shear induced structures in lamellar surfactant mesophases with different membrane properties, Ph.D. Thesis, 2000