Patrick Ahlers (PhD student)

Contact:

Lab: 2224.02.131

Office: 2224.02.135

Phone: 39-23873

Mail: paahlers@uni-mainz.de

Research Topic:

Self-Assembly of Multicomponent Functional Supramolecular Polymers
 

Curriculum Vitae:

Since 10/2015 Ph.D. student in the group of Prof. Pol Besenius, JGU Mainz
05/2015 - 09/2015 Master thesis in the group of Prof. Pol Besenius,
WWU Münster and JGU Mainz
09/2014 - 12/2014 Research internship in the group of Dr. Brendan Wilkinson,
Monash University, Australia
2013 - 2015 Master of Science in Chemistry, WWU Münster
2013 Bachelor thesis in the group of Prof. Pol Besenius, WWU Münster
2009 - 2013 Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, WWU Münster
2009 Abitur, Fichte-Gymnasium Hagen

 

Publications:

[4] Dynamic Light Scattering Investigation of the Kinetics and Fidelity of Supramolecular Copolymerizations in Water.
P. Ahlers, K. Fischer, D. Spitzer, P. Besenius*,
Macromolecules 2017, 50, 7712-7720. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.7b01561.

[3] Tuning the pH-Switch of Supramolecular Polymer Carriers for siRNA to Physiologically Relevant pH.
P. Ahlers, H. Frisch, R. Holm, D. Spitzer, M. Barz, P. Besenius*, Macromol. Biosci. 2017, 10, 1700111. DOI: 10.1002/mabi.201700111.
Invited contribution to the 'Polymer-based Nanomedicines: From Materials to Therapies' special issue.

 

[2] Tuneable pH-regulated supramolecular copolymerisation by mixing mismatched dendritic peptide comonomers.
 P. Ahlers§, H. Frisch§, P. Besenius*,     (§ these authors contributed equally)
Polym. Chem. 2015, 6, 7245-7250. DOI: 10.1039/C5PY01241D.

Polym. Chem., 2015, 6, 7353

[1] The Synthesis of Dendritic EDOT-Peptide Conjugates and Their Multistimuli-Responsive Self-Assembly Into Supramolecular Nanorods and -Fibres in Water.
 P. Ahlers, H. Frisch, D. Spitzer, Z. Vobecka, F. Vilela, P. Besenius*, Chem. Asian J. 2014, 9, 2052–2057. DOI: 10.1002/asia.201402271.

Chem. Asian J. 2014, 9, 2052

Talks:

[1] International Functional Nanomaterials and Nanodevice Conference 2018, Vienne, Austria. 03-05/09/2018.
High Fidelity supramolecular Copolymers as tunable pH-responsive siRNA-Carrier Materials.
Patrick Ahlers, Pol Besenius

Posters:

[3] CRC 1093 2nd International Symposium 'Supramolecular Chemistry on Proteins', University of Duisburg‐Essen, Essen, Germany. 20-21/9/2017.
External Stimuli Responsive Multi‐Component Supramolecular Polymers with Tunable Properties.
Patrick Ahlers, Hendrik Frisch, Karl Fischer, Regina Holm, Daniel Spitzer, Matthias Barz, Pol Besenius.

[2] 12th International Symposium on Macrocyclic and Supramolecular Chemistry (ISMSC 2017) in conjunction with RSC ISACS: Challenges in Organic Materials & Supramolecular Chemistry, Cambridge, UK. 2-6/7/2017.
Controlled self-assembly of multi-component supramolecular polymers with tunable properties by external stimuli.
Patrick Ahlers, Hendrik Frisch, Karl Fischer, Regina Holm, Daniel Spitzer, Matthias Barz, Pol Besenius.

[1] MAINZ-Masterclass on 'Supramolecular Functional Materials', Budenheim (Mainz), Germany. 26-28/4/2017.
Multi-Component Supramolecular Polymers with Tunable Properties by External Stimuli.
Patrick Ahlers, Hendrik Frisch, Karl Fischer, Regina Holm, Daniel Spitzer, Matthias Barz, Pol Besenius.