Kiel Nano, Surface and Interface Science (KiNSIS)

apl. Prof. Dr. Frank Sönnichsen, Akad. Rat

Otto-Hahn-Platz 3, R. 217
Phone: +49 431 880-2455
Telefax: +49 431 880-1558
fsoennichsen@oc.uni-kiel.de

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Otto Diels Institute of Organic Chemistry
Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences

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»Antifreeze proteins are one of nature’s fascinating adaptations to extreme conditions. Being a protein structure chemist and biophysicist I am particularly interested in the unusual ability of these proteins to bind to ice crystals with high selectivity and above all quasi permanently. The structural basics of these interactions have not been understood completely. With regard to technical applications we modify these molecules, aiming at novel properties.«

Frank Sönnichsen. Since 2010 professor of Organic Chemistry at Kiel University. Before associate professor at the Department of Physiology and Biophysics at Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio (USA). In 1989 doctorate at Kiel University. From 1989 to 1992 postdoctoral fellow at the University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta (Canada). From 1992 to 1995 research assistant at the University of Alberta, from 1995 to 2002 assistant professor at Case Western Reserve University.
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  • 16:15: Prof. Dr. K.A.H. van Leeuwen (Eindhoven School of Education)
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  • 17:00: Totally Synthetic: Learning from the synthetic chemist NATURE (Prof. Dr. Andreas Kirschning, Universität Hannover)
  • 17:00: Totally Synthetic: Lerning from the synthetic chemist NATURE (Prof. Dr. Andreas Kirschning, Universität Hannover, Institut für Organische Chemie)
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  • 16:15: Visualization of spatial modulation and persistent response states of strongly-driven membrane resonators (Prof. Dr. Elke Scheer, Universität Konstanz)
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  • 15:00: From dust in plasma to (nano) dusty plasma (Dr. Franko Greiner, IEAP)
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  • all day: DBS Mechanisms, Models, and Visualization Tools (Dr. Nicholas Maling, Boston Scientific)
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  • 14:00: KiNSIS General Assembly
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  • 16:00: tba (Prof. Xavier Moya, University of Cambridge)
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  • 16:15: Dr. Dominik Kraus (Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf)
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