Group Members

Jana Maria Kohn
Graduate Student

Group of Prof. Börner
Department of Chemistry
Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Brook-Taylor-Str. 2, 12489 Berlin

Lab: 3'113
Phone: +49 (0)30 2093-7288
Email:
Jana.Kohn
    
hu-berlin.de
Stefan Peplau

Curriculum Vitae

1992 born in Germany
09/2011 - 07/2015 Dual bachelor studies at Hochschule Niederrhein (HSNR) in Krefeld, Germany, in cooperation with Henkel AG & Co. KGaA Düsseldorf, Germany. (Training as a chemical laboratory assistant (IHK) and bachelor studies in chemistry and biotechnology)
03/2015 - 07/2015 Bachelor research thesis at HSNR in cooperation with Henkel AG & Co. KGaA Düsseldorf, Germany, under guidance of Prof. Dr. Michael Lindemann
10/2015 - 09/2017 Master studies at Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany  
02/2017 - 09/2017 Master research thesis at Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany, in cooperation with Henkel AG & Co. KGaA Düsseldorf, Germany, under guidance of Prof. Dr. Laura Hartmann
since 10/2017 Dorctoral research at Humboldt Universität zu Berlin, Germany, under the guidance of Prof. Hans G. Börner – since 12/2018 as part of a Kekulé scholarship of VCI

Research Topic

Investigation of a chemical way of mussel-inspired polymerization, yielding synthetic polymers with a tunable content of thiol-catechol-connectivities (TCCs) in their backbone, which should enable fast, strong and long lasting adhesion of a wide verity of substrates.