Organization – Departments and Branches

Management of the Institute

Markus Wolperdinger

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Dr. Markus Wolperdinger

Director

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4410

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Christian Oehr

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Hon.-Prof. Dr. Christian Oehr

Deputy Director and Head of Department of Interfacial Engineering and Materials Science

Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4137

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Steffen Rupp

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apl. Prof. Dr. Steffen Rupp

Deputy Director | Coordinator of Business Area Health

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4045

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Assistant to the institute's management

Karin Müller

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Karin Müller

Assistant

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4411

Fax  +49 711 970-4200

Departments and branches

Interfacial Engineering and Materials Science

Christian Oehr

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Hon.-Prof. Dr. Christian Oehr

Deputy Director and Head of Department of Interfacial Engineering and Materials Science

Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4137

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Thomas Schiestel

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Dr. Thomas Schiestel

Head of Innovation Field Membranes

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4164

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Achim Weber

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Dr. Achim Weber

Deputy Head of Department, Group Manager Particle-based Systems and Formulations

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4022

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Molecular Biotechnology

Steffen Rupp

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apl. Prof. Dr. Steffen Rupp

Deputy Director | Coordinator of Business Area Health

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4045

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Anke Burger-Kentischer

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Dr. Anke Burger-Kentischer

Deputy Head of Department, Group Manager Molecular Cell Technologies

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4023

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Kai Sohn

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Dr. Kai Sohn

Deputy Head of Department, Group Manager Functional Genomics

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4055

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Physical Process Technology

Siegfried Egner

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Dipl.-Ing. Siegfried Egner

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-3643

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Ana Lucía Vásquez-Caicedo

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Dr. Ana Lucía Vásquez-Caicedo

Deputy Head of Department, Group Manager Aseptic Technologies

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-3669

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Environmental Biotechnology and Bioprocess Engineering

Ursula Schließmann

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Dr.-Ing. Ursula Schließmann

Coordinator of Business Area Environment

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4222

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Attract Group Organ-on-a-Chip

Peter Loskill

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Jun.-Prof. Dr. Peter Loskill

Head of Innovation Field Cell- and tissue technologies

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-3531

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Branches of the institute

Gerd Unkelbach

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Gerd Unkelbach

Head of Leuna Site | Head of Business Area Sustainable Chemistry

Fraunhofer Center for Chemical-Biotechnological Processes CBP
Am Haupttor (Tor 12, Bau 1251)
06237 Leuna

Phone +49 3461 43-9101

Fax +49 3461 43-9199

Volker Sieber

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Prof. Dr. Volker Sieber

University and Political Relations Bavaria

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Schulgasse 11a
94315 Straubing

Phone +49 9421 187-300

Fax +49 9421 187-360

Michael Hofer

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Dr. Michael Hofer

Head of Site Straubing

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Schulgasse 11a
94315 Straubing

Phone +49 9421 187-354

Fax +49 9421 187-360

Administration and staff section

Administration

Philipp von Ritter zu Groenesteyn

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Philipp von Ritter zu Groenesteyn

Head of Administration

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4065

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Business Development

Sabine Krieg, MBA

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Dipl.-Agr.-Biol. Sabine Krieg, MBA

Business Development

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4003

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Uwe Vohrer

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Dr. Uwe Vohrer

Business Development

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4134

Fax +49 711 970-4200

European project management

Jenny Ullrich

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Dipl.-Kffr. Jenny Ullrich

European project management

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4070

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Press and Public Relations

Jan Müller M. A.

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Jan Müller M. A.

Communications

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4150

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Thaya Schroeder

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Dipl.-Des. Thaya Schroeder

Press and Public Relations

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4020

Fax +49 711 970-4200

Claudia Vorbeck

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Dr. Claudia Vorbeck

Head of Press and Public Relations

Fraunhofer Institute for Interfacial Engineering and Biotechnology IGB
Nobelstr. 12
70569 Stuttgart

Phone +49 711 970-4031

Fax +49 711 970-4200