Group Leader


Research Topics

Explorative Projects

Dr.-Ing. Udo Armbruster

Technology Oriented Processes


 Dr. Fabian Reiß

Catalysis of Early Transition Metals


Dr. habil. Wolfgang Baumann

Analytical Service


Dr. Christoph Kubis

Optical Spectroscopic and thermoanalytical Methods 

PD Dr. Torsten Beweries Catalysis of late Transition Metals  
Dr. Jabor Rabeah Magnetic resonance and X-ray methods  

Dr. Hans-Joachim Drexler


Mechanisms in homogeneous catalysis

Dr. Jens Holz


Dr. Sergey Tin Selective catalytic synthesis methods  
Prof. Jagadeesh Rajenahally Synergy between Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Catalysis  

Dr. Ralf Jackstell

Applied Carbonylations 


 Dr. Norbert Steinfeldt

Micro Reaction Engineering

Prof. Haijun Jiao Theory of Catalysis  
Dr. Henrik Junge

Catalysis for energy

Dr. Kathrin Junge Redoxreactions  

Dr. Ali M. Abdel-Mageed

Surface Chemistry in Applied Catalysis


Prof. Evgenii Kondratenko

Reaction Mechanisms

Dr. David Linke Reaction Engineering  
Dr. Bernd H. Müller Catalyst design for electrosynthesis  

Dr. Helfried Neumann

Catalysis for life sciences

Dr. Tim Peppel Photocatalytic CO2 Reduction  

Dr. Uwe Rodemerck

High-Throughput Technologies

Prof. Jennifer Strunk CO2-Reduction  
Dr. Sebastian Wohlrab Inorganic Functional Materials  
Prof. Xiao-Feng Wu Catalysis for Heterocycles  
PD Dr. habil. Esteban Mejia Polymer Chemistry and Catalysis  
Dr. Robert Francke Molecular Electrochemistry  
Dr. Christian Hering-Junghans Catalysis of phosphorus materials  
Dr. Jola Pospech Catalytic Functionalization