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research scientist

Volker Knecht, German research scientist. Achievements include discovery that even neutral particles can exhibit electrophoretic mobility; research in vesicle fusion (synaptic transmission, viral infection, and drug delivery) at atomic resolution; research in lamellar, nonlamellar lipid phase behavior.

Background

Knecht, Volker was born on January 6, 1970 in Kaiserslautern, Germany. Son of Werner and Elisabeth Knecht.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Burggymnasium, Kaiserslautern, Germany, 1989.

Career

Software engineer Learning Management System Durability Technologies GmbH, Kaiserslautern, 1998—1999. Postdoctoral researcher University Groningen, Netherlands, 2003—2005, Max Planck Institute Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam, Germany, 2005—2006, group leader, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery that even neutral particles can exhibit electrophoretic mobility. Research in vesicle fusion (synaptic transmission, viral infection, and drug delivery) at atomic resolution. Research in lamellar, nonlamellar lipid phase behavior.

Connections

Married Senta Irene Kilb, March 31, 2005. 1 child Juri.

father:
Werner Knecht

mother:
Elisabeth Knecht

spouse:
Senta Irene Kilb

child:
Juri Knecht