Professor Dr. rer. nat. Dirk Ziegenbalg

Research Interests

The Laboratory of Photochemical Reaction Engineering focuses on the following topics:

  • Fundamental Investigations, Optimization and Design of Photoreactors and Photochemical Processes
  • Reaction Control of Photoreactions
  • Rapid Prototyping for Photochemical Reaction Engineering
  • Light as Tool for Reaction Engineering

Scientific Carreer

2004 - 2009Chemistry studies at Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena
2010 - 2015

Business Economics studies at Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena

2009 - 2013

Doctorate at Institute for Technical and Environmental Chemistry, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena

2012 - 2018Group Leader at the Institute of Chemical Technology, University Stuttgart
since 2018Professor for Chemical Engineering at Ulm University



Hanns Hofmann-Award (ProcessNet) for the work on the field of photochemical reaction engineering and the design of novel microstructured reactors for photochemistry

Prof. Dr. Dirk Ziegenbalg
Deputy Director
Office: O25/613
Phone: +49 731/50-25703