Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
Prof. Dr. Michael Meier
PhD in Polymer Chemistry; Full professor (tenured) at KIT; Associate editor of ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering; Golden Thesis Award 2006 from the Dutch Polymer Institute (DPI). 225 refereed papers and >100 invited international conference presentations (h-index= 54).
Main expertise: Synthesis of highly defined polymer architectures and the sustainable use of renewable raw materials for polymer chemistry.
Dr. Dafni Moatsou
PhD in Chemistry from the University of Warwick. She was awarded a Marie Skłodowska-Curie fellowship during her postdoc at the Adolphe Merkle Institute. As of 2018, she is a junior research group leader at KIT working on linking the composition of polymeric materials to their macroscopic properties. 16 refereed papers (h-index = 9).
Main expertise: functional copolymers, macromolecular characterization, structure-property relationships.