Group Members



Usadel, Björn Prof. Dr.


Project Leaders

Klose, Holger Dr. rer. nat.
coordinator for the BioSC funded OrCaCel project. Works on Cell Wall deconstruction and cell wall degrading enzymes.

Wormit, Alexandra Dr. rer. nat.
leads the IBMG part of the TEPHA project.

Scientific Software Developers and engineers
PhD Students


Former Members
  • Maß, Janina (now at Düsseldorf University)
  • Günl, Markus (now at PTJ - FZ Jülich)
  • Voiniciuc, Catalin (now at Düsseldorf University)
  • Wagner, Barbara Dipl.-Math.
  • Herter, Thomas Dr. (now in Targenomic)
  • Nagel, Axel (now in Targenomics)
  • Lohse, Marc Dr. (now in Targenomics)
  • Giorgi, Frederico Dr. (now in Columbia university)
  • Riegler, Heike Dr. (now at JKI Quedlinburg)
  • Ryngajllo, Malgorzata
  • Pese, Diana (now with Dr. Mutwil)
  • Lude, Anja (now doing her MD)
  • Hetsch, Florian
  • Jaegle, Benjamin (now at the University of Cologne)
  • Troc, Paulina (now at IMP Vienna)
  • Drechsel, Oliver Dr.
  • Finck, Alex
  • Bernau, Mareike (now doing a PhD )
  • Gremmels, Jürgen (now scientific staff programmer in the Max Planck Institute Potsdam Golm)
  • Vasilevski, Aleksandar, Dr 
  • Sokolowska, Ewelina (now doing a PhD at the Max Planck Institute Potsdam Golm)