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Joachim Laun



Office: G1.82

+32 (11) 26 8325
joachim.laun@uhasselt.be

 

Brief Curriculum Vitae

Since
01/2014
PhD Student, “Exploiting Nitrone Chemistry for Surface Patterning”, Polymer Reaction Design Group in cooperation with Prof dr. C. Barner-Kowollik, KIT (Germany), Prof dr. Thomas Junkers, Hasselt University, Hasselt (Belgium).
  • Best Oral Presentation at the Winter School "Functional Coatings" 2016, Diepenbeek, Belgium
  • Best Oral Presentation, 2nd Prize at ChemCYS 2016, Blankenberge, Belgium
  • Since 10/2014 PhD Fellowship from the Reasearch Foundation Flanders - FWO

10/2008 -
08/2013
Studies of Pure Chemistry, Karlsruhe Institute for Technology (KIT) / University Karlsruhe (TH), Karlsruhe (Germany).
  • Master Dissertation: Prof. dr. C. Barner-Kowollik, Institute for Chemical Technology and Polymer Chemistry, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe (Germany).
  • Award (05/2012): Research Student Award of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) for outstanding course achievements.
  • Award (05/2010): KIT-Alumni-Stipendium 2010 of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) for outstanding course achievements.
  • Award (10/2009): Full study scholarship from the Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation.

06/2008

Secondary School examination (Abitur), Gymnasium bei St. Michael, Schwäbisch Hall (Germany).


Publications

(1) Surface Grafting via Photo-induced Copper-mediated Radical Polymerization at Extremely Low Catalyst Concentrations
  J. Laun, M. Vorobii, A. de los Santos Pereira, O. Pop-Georgievski, V. Trouillet, A. Welle, C. Barner-Kowollik, C. Rodriguez-Emmenegger, T. Junkers, Macromol. Rapid Commun. 2015, 36, 1681-1686.


Abstract and Conference Presentations

Talks: 

(3) Winter School "Functional Coatings", 2016, Diepenbeek (Belgium) 
"Surface Grafting via Photo-Induced Copper-Mediated Radical Polymerization at Extremely Low Catalyst Concentrations" - Best Oral Presentation  

(2) Chemistry Conference for Young Scientists (ChemCYS) 2016, Blankenberge (Belgium)  
"Surface Grafting via Photo-Induced Copper-Mediated Radical Polymerization at Extremely Low Catalyst Concentrations" - Best Oral Presentation, 2nd Prize

(1) KNMF User Meeting 2016, Karlsruhe (Germany)
"Surface Grafting via Photo-Induced Copper-Mediated Radical Polymerization at Extremely Low Catalyst Concentrations"

Posters:

(3) "Grafting-to via nitrone-mediated radical coupling"
J. Laun, C. Barner-Kowollik, T. Junkers, Belgian Polymer Group Annual Meeting 2016, May 2016, Hasselt (Belgium).

(2) "Surface grafting via photo-induced copper-mediated radical polymerization at extremly low catalyst concentrations"
J. Laun, M. Vorobii, A. Pereira, O. Pop-Georgievski, V. Trouillet, A. Welle, C. Barner-Kowollik, C. Rodrigues-Emmenegger, T. Junkers, Annual Meeting of the Belgian Polymer Group 2015, May 2015, Houffalize (Belgium)
(1) "Exploiting nitrone chemistry for surface patterning"
J. Laun, A. Welle, C. Barner-Kowollik, T. Junkers, Belgian Polymer Group Annual Meeting 2014, May 2014, Gent (Belgium).