Alina Gawel

Dr. Katrin Mackenzie


Guest PhD Student (MSc in Chemistry)

Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research - UFZ
Department Environmental Engineering
Permoserstrasse 15
04318 Leipzig, Germany

Phone 0341 235 1698 (Office)
0341 235 1584 (Laboratory)

Professional Career

since 2018

PhD student of Intrapore GmbH in co-operation with the Department Environmental Engineering at Helmholtz-Center for Environmental Research - UFZ

2015 bis 2018

MSc from Leipzig University in Chemistry

2012 bis 2015

BSc from Ruhr-University Bochum in Chemistry

Research Areas

Nano- and microparticle-based methods for in-situ treatment of soil and groundwater 

My work is carried out in close connection with other activities in the Department Environmental Engineering, such as groundwater treatment , Carbo-Iron , environmental catalysis and with the Project ContaSorb .


Fischer, K., Gawel, A., Rosen, D., Krause, M., Abdul Latif, A., Griebel, J., Prager, A., Schulze, A. (2017): Low-Temperature Synthesis of Anatase/Rutile/Brookite TiO2 Nanoparticles on a Polymer Membrane for Photocatalysis Catalysts 7 (7), 209.