AcES 2018


The Aachen Protein Engineering Symposium AcES is a scientific and educational conference which is organized by the Aachen Biology and Biotechnology group of Prof. Schwaneberg at the RWTH Aachen University.

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Research highlights

Micro delivery service for fertilizers

At the DWI and Bonn University, a foliar fertilization system based on biocompatible microgels, which adhere selectively to leaves for a long period and slowly deliver nutrients in a controlled fashion, was developed.

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Building of the Biotechnology building

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schwaneberg

2. Sammelbau Biology, Worringerweg 3  RWTH Navigator

52074 Aachen

WorkPhone: +49 241 80 24176

FaxFax: +49 241 80 22387


Grants and Awards

2016 BMBF research award winners together with Christina de Witt from BMBF

Together with our scientists and students the Schwaneberg group is pleased to announce our latest awards, prices and grants.

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FocusLab greenRelease

The aim of the FocusLab greenRelease is to significantly reduce fungicide and herbicide usage and thereby contributing to a sustainable agriculture and bioeconomy.

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Microgel-encapsulated whole-cell biocatalyst

The project Hyka-synBio, which is financed through the BMBF Research Award 2016, aims to embed cells in synthetic biofilms to ultimately afford whole-cell biocatalysis in organic solvents.

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Job Offers

No matter if you are studying or looking for a Postdoc positon: Our latest job offers can be found here:

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