Prof. Dr. Hans-Gerd Löhmannsröben

Institut für Chemie
Universität Potsdam
Karl-Liebknecht-Str. 24-25
14476 Golm

Tel: ++49 / 331 / 977 5222
Fax: ++49 / 331 / 977 6137
email: loeh{at}
H. G. Löhmannsröben

Academic Curriculum Vitae

1975 – 1978 Study of Physics at the Universities of Oldenburg and Göttingen
1978 – 1979 Research Student with Fulbright Scholarship at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill/USA
1979 – 1981 Diploma Thesis in the Institute of Physical Chemistry at the University of Göttingen with Prof. Dr. J. Troe, April 1981, Diploma in Physics
1981 – 1985 Ph. D. Thesis in the Institute of Physical Chemistry at the University of Göttingen with Prof. Dr. J. Troe, Research and Teaching Assistant, May 1985, Doctorate in Natural Science (Ph. D.)
1985 – 1995 Senior Research Scientist and Lecturer (Akademischer Rat, Lehrbeauftragter) in the Institute of Physical and Theoretical Chemistry at the Technical University of Braunschweig
February/April 1989 DFG Scholarship, Research Stay at the University of Tel Aviv/Israel
June 1992 Habilitation in the Faculty of Natural Sciences at the TU Braunschweig; venia legendi for "Physical Chemistry"
July/August 1993 DAAD Scholarship for International Scientific Exchange, Research Stay at the University of Helsinki/Finland
January 1994 NATO Collaborative Research Award for Environmental Research
1995 – 1996 Professor at the University of Applied Sciences Emden, Institute of Applied Laser Technology, field "Laser Applications in Environmental Analysis and Chemistry"
1996 – 2000 Professor of Physical Chemistry at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg
1999 – 2012 Scientific consultant for Optimare GmbH, Wilhelmshaven
since April 2000 Professor of Physical Chemistry at the University of Potsdam (UP)
2001 – 2003 Director of newly-founded Institute of Chemistry (UP)
2002 – 2006 Vice Dean of the Faculty of Mathematics and Sciences at UP
2004 – 2008 Founding Member of the Interdisciplinary Centre for Photonics at UP
January 2005 Recipient of the "Ciba Lectureship", lecture in Basel, Switzerland
2005 – 2009 Member of Scientific Council of the Polymer Competence Center Brandenburg in Schwarzheide
2006 – 2012 Founding member of the European Technology Platform "Photonics21"
2008 – 2015 Team leader "Photonics of Nanostructured Polymer Materials for Photonic Applications (NanoPolyPhotonics)" at the Fraunhofer Institute IAP in Potsdam-Golm
since July 2008 Founding Member of the Center for Innovation Competence innoFSPEC Potsdam
2008 – 2011 Director of the optics competence network "PhotonikBB"
since March 2009 Science Ambassador of the State of Brandenburg
March 2011 Awardee in the National Competition "Landmarks in the Land of Ideas"
since June 2012 Awardee in the German Excellence Initiative with the Graduate School of Analytical Sciences Adlershof (SALSA), member of SALSA Board
2012 – 2018 Member of Supervisory Board of G. W. P. AG, Manufactoring Services
2013 – 2020 Member of Scientific Board of Leibniz-Institute of Surface Modification (IOM), Leipzig
July 2013 Awardee Global Vision Lecture of the SKIPER College, Institute of Process Engineering, Chinese Academy of Science, Peking, China
since November 2013 Co-founder and shareholder of spin-off company PDW Analytics GmbH
2015 – 2016 Scientific consultant for Life Science Incubator Sachsen, Dresden
April – July 2017 Visiting Scholar at Heriot Watt University Edinburgh, Scotland
since January 2018 Member of directorate "GO:UP", Innovation & Technology Campus Golm
November 2018 Recipient Potsdam University eLearning Award (3rd place)
since April 2019 Board member Universitätsgesellschaft Potsdam e.V.
January 2021 Recipient Potsdam University Technology Transfer Award
Since April 2021 Retirement and actively "unretiring"

(May 2021)