Technische Chemie / ECEMS-Gruppe

Curriculum vitae

2018 - now
Tongji Universität, Shanghai, China, Institute for Materials Science and Engineering: Visiting Professorship at Department of Material Science
2007 - now
Technische Universität Berlin, Germany, Institute of Chemistry, Technical Chemistry: Full professor „Electrochemistry and electrocatalysis“, Head of "Electrochemical Catalysis, Energy, and Materials Science Laboratory"
2004 - 2007
University of Houston, Houston, TX, Department of Chemical Engineering: Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering
2001 - 2004
Symyx Technologies, Santa Clara, CA: Projekt/team leader - Electronic Materials / Heterogeneous Catalysis
2000 - 2001
Symyx Technologies, Santa Clara, CA: Postdoc - Combinatorial Electronic Material Research, Prof. Dr. Henry Weinberg, University of California
1996 – 1997
Sony Corporation, Yokohama, Japan: Visiting scientist, Frontier Materials Science Laboratory
1995 - 1999
Fritz-Haber-Institut der Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, Berlin, Germany: Docotrate in physical chemistry at Prof. Gerhard Ertl (Nobelprice winner in chemistry 2007), surface science, catalysis and electrocatalysis,
1988 - 1995
Universität Tübingen, Germany: Diploma in physical chemistry, Master thesis 'oscillations and spatial self-organization in enzyme kinetics'
1992 – 1993
Pisa University, Italy: Research fellowship (Prof. F. Calderazzo, Department of chemistry)
1991 – 1992
Stanford University, USA: Research fellowship (Prof. J. Ross, Department of Chemistry), Chemical self-organization, oscillation and chaos in chemistry

Prof. Dr. Peter Strasser

The electrochemical catalysis, energy and materials science group

Technische Universität Berlin
Fakultät II
Institut für Chemie
Sekretariat TC 3
Straße des 17. Juni 124
10623 Berlin

Telephone: +49 30 314 29542
Telefax: +49 30 314 22261

Room: TC 202

WoS Researcher ID: A-1868-2012

Roles, memberships and functions:

  • BaföG officer at the Institute for Chemistry
  • GKmE Master Catalysis, Chairman
  • GKmE Chemical Engineering, Member
  • Edidorial Board Member "Electrocatalysis"

Honors and awards

Electrochemical Society: Carl Wagner Memorial Award
Academia Europea: Member of the European Academy of Science
The Electrochemical Society: Fellow of the Electrochemical Society
International Society of Electrochemistry: Fellow of the International Society of Electrochemistry
2018, 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022
Listed as "Highly Cited Researcher" (Web of Science, Clarivate), 0.1% of researchers worldwide with top 1% cited publications
The Royal Society of Chemistry: Faraday Medal
International Society of Electrochemistry: Brian Conway Prize for Physical Electrochemistry
International Fuel Cell Forum, Switzerland: Christian Friedrich Schönbein Metal of Honor in Gold
International Association of Hydrogen Energy: Sir William Grove Award 2018 for achievement and leadership in Electrochemistry
2018 - now
Guest Professorship at Tongji University, Shanghai, China
German Catalysis Society, DECHEMA: Otto-Roelen Medal for outstanding scientific Achievements in Catalysis
Gerhard Ertl Center for Electrochemistry and Catalysis: Ertl Prize for research work in electrochemistry
Max-Planck Society, Germany: Otto-Hahn Medal Research Medal 1999