Steffen Reich
Steffen Reich

Steffen Reich

PhD student

contact data:

e-mail: Steffen.Reich (at)
fon: 0921-553308
fax: 0921-553393
building: NW II room: 4.2 02 798

Bachelor of Science, University of Reutlingen (2012)
Title of Bachelor thesis: 
Magnetische Nanopartikel in transparenten Polymerbeschichtungen (with Prof. B. Herr)

Master of Science, University of Marburg (2014)
Title of Master thesis:
Einsatz der Fällungspolymerisation zur Synthese von PS/DVB-Copolymeren für die Chromatographie (with Prof. A. Seubert)

Research interests:

  1. Encapsulation of bacteria in polymers
  2. Processing of such “living composites”; “Biocomposites”
  3. Catalysis
  4. Processing of “living electrodes”
  5. Spray Drying
  6. Applications of short cut fibers
  7. Processing of living, conductive, magnetic or catalytic membranes


  1. BayBiotech, Projektverbund Ressourcenschonende Biotechnologie; TP4 – Biofilme für die Prozessintensivierung
  2. German-Israel-Palestine trilateral cooperation; Electrospun polymer nonwovens as highly functional substrates for advanced applications in waste water treatment and medical application

Participation in conferences and fairs:

  1. German-Israel-Palestine-trilateral meeting, Cyprus 2014
  2. Research stay at the Hebrew University (Jerusalem) and at the Technion (Haifa), Israel 2015
  3. Bayreuther Polymer Symposium, Germany 2015
  4. “Auftaktveranstaltung BayBiotech” at the FAU in Erlangen, Germany 2016 (poster presentation)
  5. German-Israel-Palestine-trilateral meeting, Cyprus 2016 (oral presentation)
  6. K-Messe Düsseldorf, Germany 2016
  7. “Zwischenbilanz BayBiotech” at the FAU in Erlangen, Germany 2017 (poster presentation)
  8. ElectrospinCY2017, Cyprus 2017 (poster presentation)


Scientific publications

[1] V. Buchholz, M. Molnar, H. Wang, S. Reich, S. Agarwal, M. Fischer, A. Greiner, Macromolecular bioscience 2016, 16, 1391.

[2] P. Kaiser, S. Reich, V. Jérôme, R. Freitag, A. Greiner, Chemie Ingenieur Technik 2016, 88, 1254.

[3] P. Kaiser, S. Reich, D. Leykam, M. Willert-Porada, A. Greiner, R. Freitag, Macromolecular bioscience 2017, DOI: 10.1002/mabi.201600442

[4] S. Jiang, S. Reich, B. Uch, P. Hu, S. Agarwal, A. Greiner, Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2017, 9(39), 34286-34293.

[5] S. Reich, M. Burgard, M. Langner, S. Jiang, X. Wang, S. Agarwal, B. Ding, J. Yu, A. Greiner, npj Flex. Electron., 2018, 2, 1417.


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