Dr. Robert Francke

Team Leader
Office: 002
Phone: +49-(0)381-498-6456
Fax: +49-(0)381-498-6452
E-Mail: robert.franckeuni-rostockde

Research interests

  • Organic electrosynthesis
  • Homogeneous electrocatalysis
  • Electrochemical energy storage and conversion

Curriculum vitae

  • since 2014: Head of the electrochemistry group at Rostock University (Department of Chemistry, Industrial Chemistry Division); Liebig-fellowship since 2015
  • 2012-2014: Postdoctoral fellow in the group of Prof. R. D. Little at University of California Santa Barbara (USA); Feodor-Lynen-fellowship (2012-2014)
  • 2009-2012: PhD student in the group of Prof. S. R. Waldvogel (Mainz University); Title of thesis: “Highly Fluorinated Materials for Energy Storage Electrolytes - From Synthesis to Application”
  • 2007/2008: Visiting Scientist at Alicante University (Spain) with Prof. J. M. Feliu
  • 2003-2008: Studies in chemistry at Bonn University