Sylke Meyer


Dr. Sylke Meyer | Group Manager Material Analytics

Main Research


  • Chemical material analysis
  • Qualification of cleaning processes
  • Surface purity on semiconductor materials
  • Trace analysis
  • Material traceability ChemTrace®
  • Analytics for recycling management


Academic Résumé


  • since 2016

    Group Manager  »Materials Analytics« at Fraunhofer Center for Silicon Photovoltaics CSP
  • 2009-2016

    Research fellow at Fraunhofer Center for Silicon Photovoltaics CSP,  team leader »Trace Analysis«, deputy group manager »Diagnostics of Solar Cells«
    Trace element analysis in photovoltaic materials, defect diagnostics in solar modules
  • 2006-2009

    Research fellow department of Microbial Biotechnology at Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg
    Investigations into the mechanism of viral infections
  • 2001-2006

    Research fellow department of General Biochemistry, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg, Studies on mRNA degradation
  • 1996-2001

    Postdoc department of Biotechnology, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg
    Studies on the physiology of a riboflavin-producing Bacillus subtilis strain under fermentation conditions (industrial cooperation)




  • 1996

    Doctorate, thesis topic: »Capillary electrophoretic investigations on proline-containing peptides«

  • 1991-1995

    Doctoral studies at Max-Planck-Research Center »Enzymology of Protein Folding«, Halle                
  • 1985-1991

    Diploma in Biochemistry, Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg
    Diploma thesis »Immobilization of microbial systems in polyelectrolyte complexes« (German)


Awards and Prizes


  • 1996

    Martin Luther Medal and Dorothea Erxleben Prize of the University of Halle-Wittenberg




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