Postdoctoral Fellow - Catalytic valorization of biomass (m/f)

  • PhD degree in chemistry, chemical engineering or catalysis
  • Good knowledge of heterogeneous catalysis (characterization and catalytic testing) and biomass valorization
  • Performing experiments with different types of biomass, using a novel depolymerization method and upgrading processes
  • Analysis of the products using GC/MS, LC-MS, NMR, GPC
  • Catalyst development and characterization, using modern methods, including in-situ spectroscopy
  • Publishing in international leading scientific journals
  • Supervising master students, doctoral students and trainees
  • Supporting teaching at the University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland (FHNW) and EPFL

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Paul Scherrer Institut
5232 Villigen [CH]