Dr. Peter Riedlberger

Dr. Peter Riedlberger

Dr. Peter Riedlberger
ZHAW Life Sciences und Facility Management
Einsiedlerstrasse 31
8820 Wädenswil

+41 (0) 58 934 56 82

Persönliches Profil

Tätigkeit an der ZHAW als

Lecturer and Head of Chemical Engineering

Arbeits- und Forschungsschwerpunkte, Spezialkenntnisse

In HORIZON 2020, SPIRE-8 2015: Intensified by Design® for the intensification of processes involving solids handling (IbD).

Aus- und Fortbildung

2013: Trained in ISO 9001, ISO 14001, ISO 50001, ESHA- and GMP-Audits, § 19 I dt. WHG

2008 - 2012:
Doctor of Engineering, Institute of Biochemical Engineering, Technical University Munich

2002 - 2008:
Diploma of Engineering in Chemical Engineering, Technical University Munich

Beruflicher Werdegang

2017- Swiss Delegate Academia, European Federation of Chemical Engineering,
Working Party on Process Intensification

2016- Head of Chemical Engineering

2015- Head of Group Biotechnology, Swiss Process and Chemical Engineers

2014- Lecturer Chemical Engineering

Process Technology
Chemical Engineering 1 + 2
Biochemical Engineering
Process Intensification
Lab Course Chemical Engineering

Process Intensification, Applied Heterogeneous Catalysis, Solid-Liquid Handling,
Miniaturized Reactor Technology, Integrated Process Design,
White Biotechnology, Biomass Conversion, Process Analytical Technology

2012 - 2014:
Plant Engineer, Security Executive Officer,
Deputy Plant Head,
Clariant Germany GmbH and Archroma Germany GmbH

2008 - 2012:
Graduate Research Assistant
Institute of Biochemical Engineering
Technical University Munich

Mitglied in Netzwerken



Beiträge, peer-reviewed

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    Continuous Processes and Flow Chemistry at the Universities of Applied Sciences in Switzerland


    CHIMIA, 71, 7/8. 525-527. Peer reviewed.

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    Towards process intensification: Remediation of fouling in continuous microscale synthesis of phosphated TiO2


    Chemical Engineering & Processing: Process Intensification, 121 15-23. Peer reviewed.

Beiträge, nicht peer-reviewed

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    Fouling remediation during microscale synthesis of a phosphate modified TiO2-catalyst


    In: 50. Jahrestreffen Deutscher Katalytiker. Weimar: www.processnet.org/katalytiker2017.

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    Mixing in microfluidic structures


    In: Process Intensification Network. Newcastle: www.pinetwork.org.

Publikationen vor Tätigkeit an der ZHAW

Riedlberger P, Brüning S, Weuster-Botz D (2013): Characterization of stirrers for screening studies of enzymatic biomass hydrolyses on a milliliter-scale. Bioproc Biosys Eng 36: 927-935.

Riedlberger P, Weuster-Botz D (2012): New miniature stirred-tank bioreactors for parallel study of enzymatic biomass hydrolysis. Bioresource Technol 106: 138-146.

Riedlberger P, Kurzrock T, Weuster-Botz D (2012): Verbesserte Enzym-Hydrolyse von Biomassesuspensionen. Laborwelt 13(2), Berlin.

Riedlberger P (2011): New high-throughput screening system for the evaluation of cellulases and hemicellulases. Oral presentation, GVC/Dechema Bioverfahrenstechnik an Grenzflächen, Potsdam.

Riedlberger P (2011): New milliliter-scale stirred-tank bioreactors for enzymatic conversion of lignocelluloses. Oral presentation, 33rd Symposium on Biotechnology for Fuels and Chemicals, Seattle.

Riedlberger P (2011): Parallel reactors for enzymatic hydrolysis of biomass. Poster presentation, 7. International Congress Forum Life Sciences, Garching.