Dr. Katrin Pollmann
Head of the Biotechnology Department

Phone: +49 351 260 - 2946
Fax: +49 351 260 - 3553, -12946

All Projects of the Biotechnology Department at a Glance

  • BS2 - Bioflotation of Sulfides in Seawater (Dr. Katrin Pollmann/Dr. Martin Rudolph, scientific technological collaboration with Chile (WTZ); BMBF FKZ IB-028, 2016-2019)
  • Bio-CuInGe - Biotechnology for the recovery of germanium, indium and copper from industrial copper dust waste (Dr. Katrin Pollmann/Dr. Rohan Jain, BMBF/IGSTC (Indo-German Science and Technology Centre), IGSTC Call for 2+2 projects 2016, FKZ 01DQ17021A. 2018-2021)
  • SULTAN: European Training Network for the remediation and reprocessing of sulfidic mining waste sites; project ESR9: Innovative bioleaching approaches for the extraction of valuable and hazardous elements (Dr. Katrin Pollmann, H2020-MSCA-ITN-2018 (H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Networks), 812580, 2018-2022)
  • SideroFlot: Mikrobielle Komplexbildner (Siderophore) zur Trennung von metallhaltigen Feinstpartikeln in Flotationsprozessen (Bioflotation) (Dr. Katrin Pollmann, BMBF, Ideenwettbewerb "Neue Produkte für die Bioökonomie", FKZ 03B0704, 2018-2019)
  • Rückgewinnung von Ga und In aus Industrieabwässern (GaInOphore) (Dr. Rohan Jain, BMBF WIPANO Fördermaßnahme, 2019)
  • BioLeach (Dr. Katrin Pollmann, EU EIT Raw Materials KIC Projekt, KIC RM 18259, 2019-2022)
  • BioFlot: Critical metal recovery from industrial wastewater by bioflotation using surface active siderophores (PhD Mital Chakankar, H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Incoming Fellowship, 841437, 2019-2021)
  • Siderec: Siderophores assisted Biorecovery of Technology Critical Elements: Gallium (Ga), germanium (Ge) and indium (In) from end-of-life products (Dr. Katrin Pollmann, BMBF, ERA-MIN 2, FKZ 033RU010A, 2019-2022)