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Jessica Pelloth

PhD Student

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Brief Curriculum Vitae
since 11/18 PhD studies under supervision of Prof. Christopher Barner-Kowollik and Dr. Anja Goldmann at the Queensland University of Technology (QUT), Brisbane, Australia and Prof. Andreas Walther at the Albert-Ludwigs-University, Freiburg, Germany
04/18 – 10/18 Scientific co-worker under supervision of PD Andreas-Neil Unterreiner, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
01/17 – 04/17 Advanced lab course under supervision of Prof. Joachim Podlech, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
12/15 – 01/16 Complementary scientist (HiWi) in the research group of Prof. Achim Wagenknecht, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
12/15 – 01/16 Bachelor thesis „Neue Syntheserouten zu Diaminoferrocenen“ under supervision of Prof. Frank Breher, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
06/14 – 06/15 Complementary scientist (HiWi) in the research group of Prof. Helmut Ehrenberg, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
10/12 – 04/17 Studies of pure chemistry, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
07/12 Secondary school examination (Abitur) at Scheffel-Gymnasium Lahr, Germany

Advanced Synthetic Tools
  • Advanced Light-Induced Reactions, λ-Orthogonal Photochemistry for Macromolecular Design
  • Wavelength Resolved Photochemistry and Action Plots
  • Efficient Bonding/Debonding Polymer Systems, Understanding Dynamic Bonding in Polymer Systems, Photochemical Reversible Bonding Systems
  • Ambient Temperature Ligation Methods
  • RAFT Polymerization
  • Post-functionalization of polymers
Kinetics and Mechanisms
  • Advanced Photochemical Reaction Systems
Polymer Characterization
  • High Resolution Mass Spectrometry (ESI-MS) of Synthetic Polymers; Hyphenated Techniques (HPLC, SEC-ESI)
  • Size Exclusion Chromatography

[685] Wavelength-Selective Softening of Hydrogel Networks

Pelloth, J. L.; Frisch, H.; Tran, P.; Walther, A.; Goldmann, A. S.; Truong, V. X.; Barner-Kowollik, C.  Adv. Mat. 2021, 2102184. 


Congratulations to Jessica Pelloth, our most recent PhD graduate. Check out some of Jessica’s and ⁦@VinhXTruong⁩’s cool work on light responsive hydrogels in Advanced Materials here https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/adma.202102184 ⁦@QUT⁩ ⁦@QUTmaterials⁩

Thank you ⁦@HouckHannes from ⁦@warwickchem⁩ - one of our joint PhD alumni with ⁦@Filip_Du_Prez⁩ -⁩ for an excellent talk today ⁦@QUTmaterials⁩. Fun and productive photochemistry planning session - exciting science ahead ⁦@QUT

Thanks so much for having us on board for the 3rd anniversary special issue @TrendsChemistry