1984 Chemistry Diploma at Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic, work on polymerisation kinetics; 1990 PhD in chemistry, Teltow, Germany, work on reactions on polymers and the preparation of semiconducting polymers; Postdoctoral Fellowship at the École Polytechnique, Montréal, Canada,work on plasma technology and vacuum-ultraviolet photo chemistry of polymers; since 1992 at Fraunhofer- Institut für Angewandte Polymerforschung, Potsdam, Germany, technology development for surface chemistry; since 2000 head of the Surface Technology Group at the Fraunhofer-Institut für Angewandte Polymerforschung, Potsdam, Germany.

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