Prof. Dr. Sven Ingebrandt
Academic Career Development
Sven Ingebrandt received the Diplom in Physics in 1998 from Johannes-Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany.
From 1998-2001 he was working as doctoral researcher at the Max-Planck-Institute for Polymer Research in Mainz, Germany, under the supervision of Prof. Wolfgang Knoll.
In 2001, Sven Ingebrandt received his Dr. rer. nat. degree in Physical Chemistry from the Johannes-Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany.
From 2001-2002, he was working as a postdoctoral researcher at the Frontier Research Program RIKEN in Tokyo, Japan.
From 2002-2008 he was then a group leader at the Forschungszentrum Jülich, Germany, in the Institute of Bio- and Nanosystems (IBN), Institute 2: Bioelectronics of Professor Andreas Offenhäusser.
In 2008, he was appointed as a W2 professor of Biomedical Instrumentation at the University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern. There he was building up and leading the young and interdisciplinary research group Biomedical Signalling.
In January 2018, he moved to the RWTH Aachen University on a W3 chair professorship for Micro- and Nanosystems in the faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology and he is currently the director of the Institute of Materials in Electrical Engineering 1 (IWE 1).