Group Members



Usadel, Björn Prof. Dr.


Project Leaders

Klose, Holger Dr. rer. nat.
Leader of the BioSC funded Focus Lab AP³ . Works on Cell Wall deconstruction and cell wall degrading enzymes.

Wormit, Alexandra Dr. rer. nat.

Project coordinator of the BioSc funded project “InducTomE” and the BMBF funded project “TaReCa”. Works on the plant response to abiotic stress.


Scientific Software Developers and engineers
PhD Students


Former Members
  • Denton, Alisandra (now at Düsseldorf University)
  • Kreder, Nicole
  • Damm, Tatjana
  • 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)