Studied chemistry at the University of Bremen. After completion of the dissertation in 1997, work for a medium-sized company in the field of textile coating. From September 2000 to July 2006, work on the formulation and instrumental analysis of adhesives at the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Applied Materials Research IFAM. From August 2006 to March 2010 Product Development Specialist at 3M in the automotive and aerospace sector, since April 2010 Head of Adhesive Formulations at Fraunhofer-IFAM in Bremen.
Fields of work: Everything related to adhesives and chemistry. At the moment mainly renewable raw materials and debonding on demand.