PD Dr.-Ing. habil. Lucie Moeller

Contact / Address

Dept. Systemic Environmental Biotechnology (SUBT)

Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

Phone: +49 (0) 341 6025-1847

Lucie Moeller



University of Chemistry and Technology Prague, Study of Food Chemistry, Specialization Chemistry of Natural Compounds


TU Dresden - Dissertation in Bioprocess Engineering

Occupational activities

since 2020

Research associate at the UFZ

Leader of the working group "Environmental and Bioprocess Technology"

Scientific coordination of UFZ Green Roof Research

Spokesperson of the platform project "CityTech - Technologies for water and heat management in urban areas for adaptation to climate change"


Research associate at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Institute of Pharmacy.

Coordination of the project:

- TRI-SUSTAIN - Economic, ecological and therapeutical sustainability in the development of phytopharmaceuticals for Sub-Saharan Africa (BMBF, FKZ: 01DG17008B, DAAD, FKZ: 57369155)


Research associate at the UFZ, AG Bioprocess Engineering

Working on the projects:

- Schaum - Bioprocess engineering studies on foam formation and effects of antifoaming agents (BMU, FKZ: 03KB018C)

- Schaum II
- Investigations of foam formation and suppression in the process of anaerobic digestion (Helmholtz Association Initiative and Networking Fund, FKZ: PD-083)

- AquaMak
- Aquatic macrophytes - ecologically and economically optimized use (BMEL, FKZ: 22403013)

- Innovative Eco-Technologies for Resources Recovery from Wastewater (EU Horizon 2020)

Research interests

- Optimization of biotechnological processes for the production of biogenic products and bioenergy
- Development and optimization of blue-green infrastructures in urban areas