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Philipp Petermeier

MSc, PhD Student


05/2020 - presentMarie Skłodowska-Curie PhD Fellowship, Aarhus University
10/2017 – 07/2020Dipl.-Ing. in Technical Chemistry, Thesis in Energetic Biomass Utilization, Graz University of Technology
07/2016 – 12/2018MSc in Chemistry, Thesis in Bioorganic Chemistry, Graz University of Technology
07/2013 – 07/2016BSc in Chemistry, Thesis in Physical Chemistry, Graz University of Technology
09/2008 – 06/2013Secondary federal technical school, Thesis in Organic Chemistry, HTL Wels

Professional Experience

Summer 2017Sandoz GmbH, Kundl: Development Division MS&T, 2 months
Summer 2016ESIM Chemicals: QA Unit: SharePoint Beta-Tester, 1 month
Summer 2015ESIM Chemicals: QA Unit: Database Maintenance, 1 month
Summer 2014DPx Fine Chemicals Austria: QC Unit: Chemical Analyses, 2 months
Summer 2013PROFACTOR®: Project RegStore®, 1 month
Summer 2012DSM Fine Chemicals Austria: QC Unit: In-process Control, 2 months
Summer 2011Votteler GmbH: Colorimetry, Stain and Coating Systems, 1 month

Academic Experience

2019BIOS Bioenergiesysteme GmbH: Ao. Univ.-Prof. Ingwald Obernberger / Kinetic modelling of thermal product gas reformation for countercurrent biomass gasification. Diploma Thesis, 6 months
SS 2019ELETTRA Sincrotrone Trieste: Assoc.-Prof. Heinz Amenitsch / Microfluidic devices for time-resolved SAXS analysis. Research Fellow, 2 months
2017/18University of Graz: Univ.-Prof. Wolfgang Kroutil / Chemoenzymatic, stereoselective synthesis of multisubstituted piperidines employing batch and flow methodologies. Thesis & Research Fellow, 8 months
SS 2017Graz University of Technology: Univ.-Prof. Frank Uhlig / Selective chlorination of oligomeric siloxanes and silanes. Research Fellow, 1 month
WS 2017University of Graz: Univ.-Prof. Leonhard Grill / World's first Nano-Car Race at CNRS in Toulouse, 2017. Research Fellow, 4 months
SS 2016University of Graz: Univ.-Prof. Leonhard Grill / STM imaging and assistance in the setup of a LT-UHV-AFM. Student Associate, 5 months
2015/16University of Graz: Univ.-Prof. Leonhard Grill / Lab Course - Electrical Measurements and Conductometry. Student Assistant, 9 months


Advanced IT skillsMicrosoft Office / ChemBioDraw Ultra / MestReNova NMR Manager / Reaxys® Elsevier / SciFinder® CAS / OpenSmoke++ / Gwyddion
Basic IT skillsACD/Labs Software Package / Microsoft SharePoint / LabVIEW
LanguagesGerman (Native Speaker) and proficient in English

Conference Contribution

The Austrian Chemistry Days 2017 - Joint Meeting of the Swiss & Austrian Chemical Societies; as Speaker in the lecture series ‘Chemists' Stories: from Fascination to Proficiency’