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Fakultät BCI

Prof. Dr. Markus Thommes


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Department of Biochemical and Chemical Engineering
Laboratory of Solids Process Engineering
Room G3-4.19
Emil-Figge-Str. 68
44227 Dortmund

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Research Topic

Granulation and Extrusion

Professional Affiliations

International Association for Pharmaceutical Technology (APV)
German Pharmaceutical Association (DPhG)
American Association of Pharmaceutical Scientists (AAPS)

Reviewer for Scientific Journals

AAPS Pharmsci Tech
Chemical Engineering
European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics
International Journal of Pharmaceutics
Journal Pharmaceutical Development and Technology
Journal of Controlled Release


Best Poster Award, Central European Symposium on Pharmaceutical Technology, 2010
Rottendorfpreis für Pharmazie 2009
Lesmüller Posterpreis, Deutschen Pharmazeutische Gesellschaft, 2008

Curriculum Vitae

since 10/14

Head of the Chair of Solids Process Engineering at  TU Dortmund University

 02/08 - 10/14

Akademischer Rat (Assistant Professor) at the Institute of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet, Duesseldorf

01/07 - 12/07

Postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Industrial and Physical Pharmacy at Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

06/06 - 12/06

Postdoctoral researcher at the Institute of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet, Duesseldorf


PhD degree from the School of Math and Natural Science of the Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet, Duesseldorf

04/03 - 06/06

PhD studies at the Institute of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics of the Martin-Luther-Universitaet, Halle-Wittenberg and the Heinrich-Heine-Universitaet, Duesseldorf


Licensed as pharmacist

05/02 - 10/02

Trainee in public pharmacy Viktoria-Apotheke Halle (Saale)


Diploma degree from the school of pharmacy

11/01 - 04/02

Diploma studies at the Institute of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics, Martin-Luther-Universitaet, Halle-Wittenberg

09/97 - 09/01

Study of Pharmacy at the Martin-Luther-Universitaet, Halle-Wittenberg