Institut für Funktionelle Grenzflächen (IFG)

Yannic Irtel von Brenndorff

CV

Education

Since 04/2015

Bioengineering, Master of Science

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany)

Major subjects: Biopharmaceutical Process Engineering, Thermal Process Engineering

Master thesis: Immobilization of enzymes by electrojetting for continuous reactions

09/2014 – 01/2015

Chemical Engineering, Exchange Studies (ERASMUS)

Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan (KTH, Stockholm, Sweden)

Subjects: Biomolecular Medicine, Biomedical Materials, Nanostructured Materials

10/2010 – 03/2015

Bioengineering, Bachelor of Science

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany)

Profile: Biotechnology

Bachelor thesis: Optimized Use of Magnetic Particle Immobilized Lipase in Aqueous Micellar Two-Phase Systems

Work Experience

Since 06/2018

Institute of Functional Interfaces (KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany)

Master Thesis: Immobilization of enzymes by electrojetting for continuous reactions,

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Franzreb (KIT, Karlsruhe), Prof. Dr. Jörg Lahann (University of Michigan, USA)

06/2017 – 08/2017

Institute of Thermal Process Engineering (KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany)

Research Assistant in the area of lithium-ion batteries

Construction of a testing bench for lithium-ion batteries

10/2016 – 03/2017

Merz Pharma GmbH & Co. KGaA (Frankfurt a. M., Germany)

Student Internship in Biotechnology

Cloning and expressing of an enzyme in Escherichia coli, upscaling of the bacteria cultivation to a bioreactor, purification of the target protein, enzyme activity assays, protein refolding, training of new colleagues

02/2013 – 05/2013

Institute of Bio- and Food Process Engineering, Chair of Technical Biology (KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany)

Project work

Cultivation and characterization of bacteria from Antarctic soil samples, screening for synthesis of biosurfactants and lipases