Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ
Department of Environmental Biotechnology
04318 Leipzig, Germany
Tel. +49 341 235 1626
Areas of Expertise & Research
- Bioavailability of organic compounds in soils with particular emphasis on extracellular enzymatic degradation processes.
- Kinetics in homogeneous and heterogeneous enzymatic catalysis and enzyme immobilization in solid matrices.
- Sorption processes of organic compounds to (soil) solid materials.
- Heterologous expression of proteins in E. coli and protein purification.
PhD student at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research-UFZ in the EU-project RAISEBIO (Department of Bioremediation). Supervisors: Prof. Dr. Matthias Kästner and Dr. Anja Miltner. Title of the PhD project: “Parameters governing the carbon distribution during organic compound degradation in the presence of solid phases”.
M.Sc. in “Forestry and Environmental Sciences” (Faculty of Agriculture) at the University of Florence. Title of the thesis: “From the gene to its product: new technologies for the production of recombinant proteins”.