Research Group Leader
Associate editor of Environmental Science and Technology (2012-2014)
Research group "Chemistry of Water Resources"
Ursula Schoenenberger, Thomas Ruettimann, Dr. Susan Borowski, Jagannath Biswakarma
Fields of research
Transport and transformation of pollutants on surfaces
- Role of solid surfaces in the transport and transformation of pollutants in aqueous systems.Environmental technology
- Treatment of contaminated water, remediation of contaminated environments.
- Surface- and photochemical reactions, advanced oxidation techniques.
Molecular surface chemistry
- Mechanisms and kinetics of chemical and photochemical reactions in heterogeneous systems.
- Structure of surfaces and adsorbates, spectroscopic and microscopic methods (AFM/STM and FTIR).