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Prof. Dr. Christian Adlhart

Prof. Dr. Christian Adlhart

Prof. Dr. Christian Adlhart

ZHAW School of Life Sciences and Facility Management
Institute of Chemistry and Biotechnology
Einsiedlerstrasse 31
8820 Wädenswil

+41 (0) 58 934 57 54

Work at ZHAW

Management role

Head, Center for Functional Materials and Nanotechnology

Position at the ZHAW

Lecturer at the Institute of Chemistry and Biological Chemistry

Education and Continuing education

Professional milestones

2005-2007: Ciba Inc., Head of laboratory in structure elucidation.
Infrared and Raman spectroscopy

2007-2009: Ciba Inc., Head of surface and nano analytics

Educational background

1993-1995: Chemistry at the Bayerische Julius-Maximilians-Universität Würzburg, Germany

1995-1998: Chemistry at ETH Zurich
Mass spectrometry of transition metal complexes, olefin metathesis

1998-2003: Ph.D. at ETH Zurich with Prof. P. Chen
Ion molecule reactions to study the reaction mechanism of ruthenium carbene complexes in olefin metathesis
Theoretical chemistry: DFT and QM/MM

2003-2005: Postdoc at the University of Oslo, Norway with Prof. E. Uggerud
Metal clusters and catalytically active surfaces for C-H activation.
Reaction mechanisms by FT-ICR mass spectrometry.

Membership of networks



Articles in scientific journal, peer-reviewed
Books and monographs, peer-reviewed
Book parts, peer-reviewed
Other publications
Oral conference contributions and abstracts

Patents and patent applications