Prof. Dr. Malte Behrens

Prof. Dr. Malte Behrens

Prof. Dr. Malte Behrens

Kiel University (Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel)

Institute of Inorganic Chemistry

Solid State Chemistry and Catalysis

Max-Eyth-Straße 2

24118 Kiel, Germany

Tel.: +49 (0)431-880-2410

mbehrens(at)ac.uni-kiel.de

Curriculum Vitae
 

  Research Interests
   
  Nanostructured Solids, Heterogeneous Catalysis, Energy Storage and Conversion
   
                                Education / Employments
   

since 2020

Professor (W3) for Inorganic Solid State Chemistry at the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry at Kiel University (CAU), Germany
2014 – 2020
 
Professor (W2) for Inorganic Chemistry in the Faculty of Chemistry at the University of Duisburg-Essen (UDE), Germany
2013
 
Habilitation at the Technical University Berlin, Title of the Thesis: “Materials Chemistry of Cu/ZnO-based Catalysts for Methanol Synthesis and Steam Reforming”
2008 – 2014
 
Group leader of the Nanostructure group at the Fritz-Haber-Institute of the Max-Planck-Society (FHI), Department of Inorganic Chemistry, Berlin, Germany
2006 – 2008 Post-doc with Professor Robert Schlögl at FHI (heterogeneous catalysis, energy)
2002 – 2006
 
Doctoral degree (Dr. rer. nat., summa cum laude) at the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry of CAU, Advisor: Professor Wolfgang Bensch (solid state chemistry,
intercalation reactions, thin multilayer films)
2002
 
Diploma degree in chemistry at the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry at CAU, Advisor: Professor Wolfgang Bensch (solid state chemistry, solvothermal synthesis)
1997 – 2002 Chemistry studies at CAU
   
  Awards / Functionaries
   
since 2020 Director at the Institute of Inorganic Chemistry at CAU
2019 – 2022
 
UA Ruhr-Professor for Materials Chemistry of Catalysts at the UDE and the Ruhr-University Bochum (RUB)
2018 – 2022
 
Speaker of the Collaborative Research Center / Transregio 247 Heterogeneous Oxidation Catalysis in the Liquid Phase at UDE and RUB
since 2018 Member of the Commission of the German Catalysis Society (GeCatS)
2017 – 2020 Board member of the Center for Nanointegration Duisburg-Essen (CENIDE)
2016 – 2018 Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Chemistry at UDE
since 2014 Member of CENIDE
2013 Jochen-Block-Prize of GeCatS
2009 – 2012 Member of the User Committee of the Helmholtz Zentrum Berlin (HZB)
since 2009 Member of the Ertl Center for Electrochemistry and Catalysis, GIST, Gwangju, Korea
2006 BASF-sponsored PhD-Award of CAU Kiel
   
  Publications (scopus.com in Sept. 2020)
   
105 Publications
5585 Citations
40 h-Index