Dr. Stefan Kaluza

Curriculum Vitae


Personal Data





Born on October 25, 1980, in Bonn (Germany)


Academic Education






2001 - 2006 Study of Chemistry at the University of Cologne

2006 Diploma supervised by Prof. Dr.-Ing. B. Koglin: “Modeling of a HCl Electrolysis Cell with an Oxygen Depletion Cathode” Prepared at the Bayer AG, Leverkusen "

2006 - 2009 PhD in Industrial Chemistry supervised by Prof. Dr. M Muhler, Ruhr-University Bochum: “Preparation and Characterization of Ternary Cu Catalysts for Methanol Synthesis”





Professional Career






2010 -2012 Head of the group “Catalyst preparation and three-phase catalysis” at the laboratory of Industrial Chemistry (head: Prof. Muhler), Ruhr-University Bochum

Since 2012 Group leader „Catalyst Design“ at the Fraunhofer Institute for Environmental, Safety, and Energy Technology UMSICHT in Oberhausen