Dr. Ing. Ralph Krähnert

Member of UniCat's Executive Board since November 2014
Former Einstein Junior Fellow: video portrait

Research interests

Synthesis of porous materials, nanostructures, solid catalysts, nanoparticle formation mechanisms, heterogeneous catalysis, chemical kinetics, reactor modeling

Research Fields in UniCat

Research Field D1

2010-2011: A3, C1

Selection of research projects

  • Derived a mechanism for the formation of colloidal gold nanoparticles from a new-time-resolved in-situ analytical method-coupling (SAXS/XANES)
  • Developed new template-assisted ESD method for the synthesis of porous metal oxide films
  • Created new polymer for improved soft templating
  • New soft-templated mesoporous materials
  • Methods for design and synthesis of catalytical coatings

Relevant News

Wednesday, 07. October 2015

Converting solar energy to fuel

A new Einstein Circle for UniCat Junior Research Group leader Ralph Kraehnert.[more]

Tuesday, 12. March 2013

Kokotailo Prize for Björn Eckhardt from Ralph Krähnert's UniCat Junior Research Group

Björn Eckhardt awarded the George Kokotailo Poster Prize at the 25th German Zeolite Conference[more]

Friday, 06. July 2012

Ralph Krähnert becomes Einstein Junior Fellow

The Einstein Foundation Berlin supports five promising junior scientist for the next three years. UniCat Junior Research Group Leader Dr.-Ing. Ralph Krähnert is one of them.[more]

Dr.-Ing. Ralph Krähnert

Ralph Krähnert
Technische Universität Berlin
Fakultät II Institut für Chemie
Sekretariat TC 3
Straße des 17. Juni 124
Berlin , 10623
+49 30 314 79371




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