AcES 2021

The Aachen Protein Engineering Symposium AcES is a scientific and educational conference which is organized by the Aachen Biology and Biotechnology group of Prof. Schwaneberg at the RWTH Aachen University.

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Lasciate ogne speranza, voi ch'intrate

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Schwaneberg

2. Sammelbau Biology, Worringerweg 3  RWTH Navigator

52074 Aachen

WorkPhone: +49 241 80 24176

FaxFax: +49 241 80 22578


Job Offers

No matter if you are studying or looking for a Postdoc positon: Our latest job offers, bachelor and masters positions can be found here:

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Grants and Awards

Professor Schwaneberg and Innovation price. © Copyright: Forschungszentrum Jülich / Ralf-Uwe Limbach

Together with our scientists and students the Schwaneberg group is pleased to announce our latest awards, prices and grants.

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Research highlights

Micro delivery service for fertilizers of the Schwaneberg team © Copyright: Angewandte Chemie International Edition

Less unfavorable salt bridges on the enzyme surface result in more organic cosolvent resistance

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CSC fellows welcome!

The Schwaneberg group welcomes and supports Chinese students in the application process for CSC fellowships.

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Bio4MatPro - Competence Center for Biological Transformation of Materials Science and Production Engineering

© Copyright: BIO VI

The competence center Bio4MatPro combines the expertise of leading large companies and SMEs, the technology center its Baesweiler as well as excellent scientists of the RWTH Aachen University in a growing innovation network, and connects this network with investor funds via a venture capital accelerator.

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Antifragile Production

Addressing Challenges of a Complex and Volatile Environment with Concepts from Biology

In biology, there are systems that take advantage of volatility and stressors. Within the framework of a recently started project, the WZL, the Chair of Biotechnology as well as the Chair of Theory of Science and Technology of the RWTH Aachen University are now carrying out the preliminary work for future research projects that want to transfer these mechanisms from nature to production.

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