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Volker Presser, Universität des Saarlandes, Germany

Volker Presser

Volker Presser obtained his PhD in Applied Mineralogy in 2006 from the Eberhard Karls University in Tübingen, Germany. As a Humboldt Research Fellow and Research Assistant Professor, he worked between 2010 and 2012 at the A.J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute in the team of Yury Gogotsi at Drexel University, Philadelphia, USA. Since 2015, he is Full Professor at the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Saarland University and Program Division Leader at the INM - Leibniz Institute for New Materials in Saarbrücken, Germany. His research activities include nanocarbon and hybrid nanomaterials for electrochemical energy storage, harvesting, and water desalination.

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