Dr. Andrei Sommer

Research Focus:

  • Investigating the interplay between 670 nm light, water, biosurface, nanoparticle and cell
  • Researching biomedical applications of this interplay including design of novel therapies
  • Studying nanostructured materials’ bioapplicability via determinants of biocompatibility
  • Creating new diamond-based biomimetic models and templates for stem cells
  • Stem cell research including accelerated growth and controlled differentiation

Editorial Board:

  • Recent Patents on Anti-Infective Drug Discovery
  • Recent Patents on CNS Drug Discovery
  • Photomedicine and Laser Surgery
  • The Open Corrosion Journal


  • Langmuir
  • Kidney International
  • Crystal Growth & Design
  • Journal of Physical Chemistry
  • Advanced Functional Materials
  • Journal of Proteome Research
  • Journal of Alloys and Compounds
  • Growth Hormone & IGF Research
  • Journal of the American Chemical Society
  • Recent Patents on Anti-Infective Drug Discovery
  • Mini Reviews in Medicinal Chemistry
  • Materials Research Bulletin

Publication Impact Factor: ~250

Patents: One patent, seven patent applications

Sponsors: ACS, DARPA, NASA

Membership: ACS, WALT, WALA (Honorary Board of Directors)



Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter



Albert-Einstein-Allee 47
89081 Ulm

Raum 47.2.229

Telefon: +49 (0) 731/50-26458
Telefax: +49 (0) 731/50-25488