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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  • all day: KiNSIS Colloquium: KiNSIS Benchmarking (Prof. Dr. Malte Behrens, Inorganic Solid State Chemistry, CAU)
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  • 16:15: Quantum carpets: A tool to observe decoherence (Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Schleich, University Ulm)
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  • all day: NanoTech Poland 2021
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  • all day: NanoTech Poland 2021
  • 16:00: Toward an objective assessment of mobility in clinical and daily activity assessments (Arash Atrsaei, EPFL)
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  • all day: NanoTech Poland 2021
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  • 16:15: Femtosecond science on-chip: Capturing light-induced anomalous Hall currents in graphene (Dr. James McIver, Max Planck Institute for the Structure and Dynamics of Matter)
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  • 17:00: Chemie in unterschiedlichen Dimensionen - von Molekülen über supramolekulare Aggregate zu optoelektronischen Bauteilen (Prof. Dr. Arne Lützen, Uni Bonn)
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  • 16:15: The present and future of ESA's science program (Prof. Dr. Günther Hasinger, Director of Science, ESA)
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  • 17:00: Leading beyond Chemistry: Research and Development at Evonik Industries AG (Dr. Felix Müller, Evonik Industries AG)
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  • 16:15: Plasma 2020 – The US National Academies Decadal Assessment of Plasma Physics: Overview and Future Research Opportunities (Prof. Dr. Mark J. Kushner, University of Michigan)
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