• Two PhD students in a laser lab.
  • Green laser beams. Photo of a prism copressor.
Lehrstuhl für Physikalische Chemie II


Physical Chemists with expertise in colloidal chemistry, advanced spectroscopy, nanomaterials and electrochemistry are highly sought after experts for a wide variety of companies operating in different industries and business sectors. Here is a brief overview of companies where our most recent graduates have found employment (on average within less than half a year after the defense of their PhD).

Where have former students of the Chair of Physical Chemistry II found employment?

  • Bosch
  • Osram
  • DuPont
  • ERBE Group
  • Buck Group
  • Methrom
  • TDG Group
  • MB&P Patent Attorneys
  • Los Alamos National Lab
  • University of Southhampton
  • Université du Québeck
  • Bundesanstalt für Materialprüfung

What are some of the business sectors that former PhD students are now working in?

  • Electrochemistry
  • Technology Development
  • Electromedicine
  • Electronics & Communication Technologies
  • Diesel Gasoline Systems
  • Electric Components
  • Applied Spectroscopy
  • Hydrogen Research
  • Fundamental Research
  • Patent Law

What are some of the job titles of former students of the Chair of Physical Chemistry II?

  • Project Coordinator
  • Clinical Study Manager
  • Process Control Engineer
  • Quality Control Engineer
  • Development Engineer
  • Product Manager
  • Product Specialist
  • Patent Attorney
  • Director Product Management
  • Professor

  • Kerstin Müller (PhD Student)
  • Melanie Achsnich (PhD Student)
  • Matthias Kastner (PhD Student)
  • Imge Namal (PhD Student)
  • Han Li (PhD Student)
  • Daniel Schilling (PhD Student)
  • Holger Hartleb (PhD Student)
  • Tilman Hain (PhD Student)
  • Florian Späth (PhD Student)
  • Nicolas Rühl (PhD Student)
  • Christoph Mann (PhD Student)
  • Frank Brunecker (PhD Student)
  • Felix Bergler (PhD Student)
  • Timo Hefner (PhD Student)
  • Jinbo Pang (PhD Student)
  • Kristin Kröker (PhD Student)
  • Thomas Stocker (Diplomand)
  • Andreas Muzha (Diplomand)
  • Stefan Kupka (Diplomand)
  • Dominik Stich (PhD Student)
  • Frederik Knigge (Diplomand)
  • Jared Crochet (PhD Student, Postdoc)
  • Sabine Himmelein (Diplomandin)
  • Thomas Ackermann (Diplomand
  • Zipeng Zhu (PhD Student)
  • Roman Fasel (Postdoc)
  • Hendrik Ulbricht (PhD Student, Postdoc)
  • Axel Hagen (PhD Student)
  • Gunnar Moos (PhD Student)
  • Renju Zacharia (PhD Student)