Prof. Dr. Reinhard Schomäcker

Member of UniCat's Executive Board

Research interests

Catalysis, colloids, kinetics, reaction engineering, membrane reactors, microemulsions, asymmetric hydrogenation, hydroformylation, partial oxidation of hydrocarbons, C-H activation, process optimisation, methanol steam reforming, oxidative dehydrogenation


Relevant News

Monday, 09. April 2018

Electrosynthesized MIPs for transferrin: Plastibodies or nano-filters?

A new joint paper of four UniCat groups in the oncoming 'Biosensors & Bioelectronics' vol 105 on Molecular Imprinting of Proteins on Gold Surfaces.

Thursday, 22. February 2018

Optimized Na2WO4/Mn/SiO2 catalysts for the oxidative coupling of methane

The role of the composition of a Na2WO4/Mn/SiO2 catalyst in the oxidative coupling of methane by chemical looping experiments was investigated. The authors have analyzed a series of Na2WO4/Mn/SiO2catalysts supported on mesoporous silica. It was found that [more]

Wednesday, 07. February 2018

Diacetylene Functionalized Covalent Organic Framework (COF) for Photocatalytic Hydrogen Generation

As a combined effect of high porosity, easily accessible diacetylene (−C≡C–C≡C−) functionalities and considerable chemical stability, an efficient and recyclable heterogeneous photocatalytic hydrogen generation is achieved.

Tuesday, 19. December 2017

Fresh from the press: Biosensors and Nanotechnology

UniCat scientist Dr. Zeynep Altintas has published a new book with the leading global publisher WILEY: “Biosensors and Nanotechnology - Applications in Health Care Diagnostics”.

Monday, 13. November 2017

A super adhesive made from intestinal bacteria

Manufacturing mussel-based underwater adhesives for healing bone fractures with the help of reprogramed intestinal bacteria / spin-off planned

Tuesday, 04. April 2017

Ewa Nowicka has qualified for the national final of the German FameLab

Dr. Ewa Nowicka, an IPODI fellow within the UniCat framework became a runner-up in the regional contest in Potsdam, and qualified for the national final of the German edition of FameLab.

Wednesday, 25. January 2017

New Chemistry Lab for Start-ups

The Inkulab – a laboratory container system, fully equipped with a ventilation system, and laboratory and safety facilities – was inaugurated at the TU Berlin’s Charlottenburg Campus. It provides tailor-made infrastructure for start-ups working in the natu

Wednesday, 14. December 2016

Nanomaterial-Based Biosensors for Health Care Diagnostics

Upon receiving grants from EU and Marie Curie Actions, Dr. Zeynep Altintas moved to Berlin University of Technology to conduct multidisciplinary projects in close collaboration with UniCat researchers. UniCat asks her about her research, her cooperation,

Wednesday, 30. November 2016

Carbon dioxide for the oxidative coupling of alkanes

IPODI fellow, Dr. Ewa Nowicka is going to use the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide (CO2) as a mild oxidant to suppress over-oxidation of alkanes. She has proposed a bottom-up approach for designing catalyst for the oxidative coupling of methane (OCM) by combi

Thursday, 10. November 2016

Chemical looping for raw material change

Scientists from the Cluster of Excellence “Unifying Concepts in Catalysis” of Berlin University of Technology have won the Prize for Innovation from the German Gas Industry.

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Prof. Dr. Reinhard Schomäcker

Reinhard Schomäcker
Technische Universität Berlin
Inst. f. Chemie / FG Technische Chemie
Straße des 17. Juni 135
Berlin , 10623
+49 30 314-24973