Dr.-Ing. Meike Beer
Scientist BioMEMS and Sensors
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Areas of activity

Microfluidics for applications as Lab on a Chip, for separation of biological particles, sample preparation in microfluidics systems, joining technologies for microfluidics, integration of electrodes in microfluidics.

Stages of career

Since 2007 Research associate in the group BioMEMS and Sensor Technology

2007 PhD in microsystems technology on immobilization of proteins in hydrogel microarrays on polymer substrates

2003-2007 Scientific assistant at the Chair of Chemistry and Physics of Interfaces, Institute for Microsystems Technology, University of Freiburg

1998-2003 Studied microsystems technology at the University of Freiburg.


Marius Busche
PhD student BioMEMS and Sensors
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Kai Fuchsberger
Scientist BioMEMS and sensors
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Areas of activity

Surface modification and electrochemistry for sensor applications

Research interests

Surface Modifications, Electrochemical Sensors Detection Systems


2006 - 2009]   Further education in mathematics and physics and studies of nanobiotechnology, TU Kaiserslautern (DISC)

2006 - 2009    Further education in mathematics and physics and studies of nanobiotechnology, TU Kaiserslautern (DISC)

1999 - 2006 Dipl. Biologist, University of Bayreuth, Diploma thesis with Prof. Dr. Erwin Beck, Plant Physiology

on effects of artificial auxins on cell division and elongation growth of tobacco cell cultures

1999 Process control, Hoechst Trevira GmbH & Co KG in Bobingen

1996 - 1999   Apprenticeship as chemical laboratory assistant, Hoechst Trevira GmbH & Co KG, Bobingen , Germany

1995 - 1996    Studied Mathematics, University of Augsburg


Dr. Stefanie Karnebeck
Scientist QM Mollicool
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Katharina Neufeld
Scientist BioMEMS and sensors
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Cornelia Speidel
Scientist BioMEMS and Sensors
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Dr. Martin Stelzle
Group Leader BioMEMS and sensors
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since Jan 2000   Head of BioMEMS & Sensors group

1996 - 2000  Senior Scientist, NMI, Dept. Applied Physics

1995 - 1996   Postdoc, Max-Planck Institute for Colloid and Interface Sciences, Berlin

1992-1994   Postdoc, IBM Almaden Research Center, San Jose, USA,
Polymer Science & Technology Department

1992   Ph.D. thesis, Technical University of Munich, Biophysics Institute, Prof. E. Sackmann;

1982-1988   Physics study at the University of Erlangen and the Technical University of Munich

Stefan Thiele
Scientist BioMEMS and sensors
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Simon Werner
Engineer BioMEMS and sensors
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  • System integration of electronics and microfluidics for biological applications in 
  • Lab on a Chip Systems, Microfluidics - Design,
  • Peripheral systems for dielectrophoresis and fluidic control,
  • rapid prototyping: 3D CAD (SolidWorks®), CAM/CAE, micro milling, AVT
  • opt. Sensors/ Measurement technology

Stages of career

since 2009  Part-time Master's degree in Electrical Engineering/ Information Technology, Open University in Hagen, Germany

since 2007  Scientific employee/engineer at the AG BioMEMS Sensorik

2003 - 2007  Studied Mechatronics at the FH Reutlingen

2001 - 2006  Scintec AG, Atmospheric Measurement Technology


Student Assistants

Jasmin Buch
Student BioMEMS and Sensors
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Andreas Neusch
Master student BioMEMS and sensors
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