Chemical and Biological Engineering

The Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering (CBI) consists of eleven subject institutes, which are widely varied in their research fields.

Through its diverse research fields and its extensive national and international contacts, the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering is equipped with vast national and international cooperational capabilities and is a great partner for all areas of modern chemical and biological processes and engineering.

Further information regarding the Department CBI can be found on its website (DE).


Advanced Optical Technologies – Thermophysical Properties (AOT-TP)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Andreas Paul Fröba
Bioprocess Engineering (BVT)
Prof. Dr. Kathrin Castiglione
Chemical Reaction Engineering (CRT)
Prof. Dr. Peter Wasserscheid
Energy Process Engineering (EVT)
Prof. Dr. Jürgen Karl
Particle Technology (LFG)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Peukert
Medical Biotechnology (MBT)
Prof. Dr. med. habil. Dr. rer. nat. Dipl.-Phys. Oliver Friedrich
Multiscale Simulation of Particulate Systems (MSS)
Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Dr.-Ing. Thorsten Pöschel
Process Machinery and Systems Engineering (iPAT) (DE)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eberhard Schlücker
Fluid Mechanics (LSTM)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Antonio Delgado
Engineering Thermodynamics (LTT)
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Will
Separation Science and Technology (TVT)
Prof. Dr. Matthias Thommes