Martin Pretscher  

Martin Pretscher

E-Mail: martin.pretscher(at)
Tel: 0921-553306
Fax: 0921-553393
Building: NW II Bauteil 4.2 Room: 4.2 02 796

Bachelor of Science: Universtät Bayreuth 2014

Title of Bachelor thesis: Evaluation of microchannels through electrochemical methods (with Prof. G. Papastavrou)

Master of Science: Universtät Bayreuth 2017

Title of Master thesis: Porous bacteria immobilized polymeric membranes for phenol degradation

(with Prof. S. Agarwal)


Research Interests:

Wolf-Lamb type catalyst for Multi-step reactions


Immobilization of catalysts


Participation in conferences and fairs:

German-Israel-Palestine-trilateral meeting, Cyprus 2016

German-Israel-Palestine-trilateral meeting, Rhodes 2017 (oral presentation)

Macromolecular Colloquium Freiburg 2018


Scientific publications:

[1] M. Pretscher, B. A. Pineda-Contreras, P. Kaiser, S. Reich, J. Schöbel, C. Kuttner, R. Freitag, A. Fery, H. Schmalz, S. Agarwal, “A pH-responsive bio-hybrid carrier material for phenol decontamination in wastewater” Biomacromolecules 2018, DOI: 10.1021/acs.biomac.8b00361 

[2] F. Käfer, M. Pretscher, S. Agarwal, „Tuning the Phase Transition from UCST-Type to LCST-Type by Composition Variation of Polymethacrylamide Polymers“ Macromolecular Rapid Communications, 2018, DOI: 10.1002/Marc.201800640

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