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Dr. Markus Lansing

Telefon: + 49 241 80 - 26 363
Office: Technikum

Research interests

    • Catalyst and material development
    • Synthesis of sustainable building blocks for polymers
    • Organic and metalorganic synthesis
    • Asymmetric homogenous catalysis
    • Techniques: NMR, FTIR, GC-MS, HPLC

    Curriculum vitae and education


      • Apr 2017 - present
        Postdoctoral Fellow at the CAT Catalytic Center at ITMC, RWTH-Aachen, Germany
      • Apr 2012 Jul 2016
        Ph.D student at the University of Cologne, Institute of Organic Chemistry, Prof. Dr. A. Berkessel, Area: “Synthesis of new salalen ligands and their application in titanium catalysed asymmetric epoxidation with H2O2”.
      • Oct 2009 Nov 2011
        Chemistry studies (Master of Science) at RWTH-Aachen
        Master thesis with Prof. Dr. W. Leitner, Institute of Technical and Macromolecular Chemistry.
      • Oct 2006 – Sep 2009
        Chemistry studies (Bachelor of Science) at RWTH-Aachen
        Bachelor thesis with Prof Dr. M. Möller, DWI-Leibniz Institute for Interactive Materials.



      Selected publications

      • Markus Lansing, Hauke Engler, Tobias M. Leuther, Dr. Jörg-M. Neudörfl, Prof. Dr. Albrecht Berkessel.

        Titanium cis-1,2-Diaminocyclohexane Salalen Catalysts of Outstanding Activity and Enantioselectivity for the Asymmetric Epoxidation of Nonconjugated Terminal Olefins with Hydrogen Peroxide

        ChemCatChem 2016, 8, 3706.