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Univ.Prof. Mag. Dr.rer.nat. Helga Lichtenegger

Head: Institute of Physics and Material Science
Peter-Jordan-Straße 82, 1190 Wien
helga.lichtenegger(at)boku.ac.at
Tel: +43 1 47654-89211

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ORCID: 0000-0002-6624-1419

Curr. Vitae

2013 - Head of the Institute of Physics and Materials Science & Vice chair of Department of Materials Sciences and Process Engineering
2011 - Univ. Prof. for Applied Physics and Biological Materials Science, Institute of Physics and Materials Science, BOKU
2008 - 2010 Industry position, Project Manager at RUAG Space GmbH
2005 - Habilitation (venia docendi) in Materials Science, TU-Wien
2003 - 2008 Post-doctoral research associate (Hertha-Firnberg-Fellowship), Institute of Materials Science and Technology,TU-Wien
2001 - 2003 Visiting scholar (Erwin-Schrödinger-Fellowship), Department of Chemistry, University of California Santa Barbara (U.S.A.)
2000 - Doctoral degree in Physics (Dr. rer. nat.), University of Vienna
1998 - 2001 Research scientist, Erich-Schmid-Institute of Materials Science, Austrian Academy of Sciences and University of Leoben.
1997 - 1998 Research scientist, Institute of Materials Physics, University of Vienna
1996 - Diploma in Physics (Mag. rer. nat.), University of Vienna

Statistik Austria, science classification

Solid state physics; Materials physics; Biophysics; Ultrastructure research; Composites; Materials testing; Nanomaterials; Bionics;

Expertise

Materials science and technology; Biological and bio-inspired materials, Biomineralization; Nanocomposites; X-ray scattering, synchrotron microbeam techniques, mechanical characterization;

Awards

2003 Hertha-Firnberg-Fellowship (FWF)
2002 Young Investigator Award, Gordon Research Conference on Biomineralization 2002, New Hampshire
2001 Erwin-Schrödinger-Fellowship (FWF)

Appointments/Memberships in Professional Societies

2017 - ESRF (The European Synchrotron), Scientific Advisory Committee
advisor
2016 - Technical Scientific Council, Helmholtz Zentrum Geesthacht
advisor
2015 -2017 ESRF (European synchrotron radiation facility) Beamtime allocation committee, Grenoble
chairman
2014 -2018 Scientific advisory board, Institute of New Materials, Saarbrücken
scientific advisor
2014 -2015 ESRF (European synchrotron radiation facility) Beamtime allocation committee, Grenoble
member of the commisson

Reviewer for scientific journals

2019 - Acs Macro Letters
2018 - Scientific Reports
2017 - NANOSCALE
2017 - New Journal of Chemistry
2016 -2018 Materials
2016 -2016 ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces
2015 -2015 Biomacromolecules
2015 -2015 New Journal of Chemistry
2015 -2015 Polymers
2013 -2013 Journal of the Royal Society. Interface
2011 -2016 Wood Science and Technology: journal of the international academy of wood science

Organizer of scientific conferences, Chairs

2019 32nd European Crystallographic Meeting
Member of the Organisation Committee
2019 ESB
Member of the Organisation Committee
2017 Danube Vltava Sava Polymer Meeting
Member of the Organisation Committee
2012 5th Vienna Biomaterials Symposium
Member of the Organisation Committee
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