Prof. Dr. rer. nat.
|1998 – 2001||Research Scientist, Group Material Sciences, Max-Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany, Prof. W. Knoll|
|2001 – 2002||Postdoctoral researcher, RIKEN Institute for Physical Chemistry, Wako, Tokyo, Japan, Dr. M. Hara|
|2002 – 2008||Group Leader, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, Jülich, Germany, Prof. A. Offenhäusser|
|2008 – 2017||W2 Professor for Biomedical Instrumentation, Hochschule Kaiserslautern, Zweibrücken, Germany|
|2018 – present||W3 Professor for Micro- and Nanosystems, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany|
|From 10/2018||Director of the Institute of Materials in Electrical Engineering I, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany (successor of Prof. W. Mokwa)|
Academic Qualification and Education
|1998||Dipl.-Phys. Degree in Experimental Physics, Department of Physics, Johannes-Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany|
|2001||Doctor of natural sciences, Department of Physical Chemistry, Johannes-Gutenberg University Mainz, Mainz, Germany|
|2008||W2 Professor at Hochschule Kaiserslautern, Zweibrücken, Germany|
|2018||W3 Professor at RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany|
- Mathematics for Engineers I-III (2008-2010; one time each) B.Sc. and B.En. Level.
- Tools and Methods in Microsystem Technology (2008-2010, winter term) B.Sc. Level
plus clean room laboratory – micro-contact printing
- Microsystems in Biomedicine (2010 - 2013, 2016; summer term) B.Sc. Level
- Membrane biophysics (2009 – 2015; winter term) M.Sc. Level plus clean room laboratory – microelectrode arrays
- Physics and Chemistry of Interfaces (2010-2017; winter term) M.Sc. Level
- Biomedical Applications of Micro- and Nanotechnology (2011-2013; summer term) M.Sc. Level
- Chip-based Biosensorics (2011-2015; summer term), special course, M.Sc. Level
- Biomedical Instrumentation I (2012 - 2017), winter term, B.Sc. Level
- Biomedical Instrumentation II (2012 - 2017), summer term, B.Sc. Level
- Micro- and Nanoelectronic Devices (2012 - 2017), summer term, M.En. Level
- PhD Seminar (2011 - 2017) summer and winter terms
- Semiconductor Physics (2012-2017), winter term, M.En. Level
- Silicon based sensors and actuators II (Summer Term, 2018 – today), M.Sc. Level
- Introduction to Electrical Engineering for Physicists I+II (2018 – today), B.Sc. Level
- Fabrication Processes for Silicon based Microsystems (2018 – today), B.Sc. Level
- Bioelectronics (2020 – today), M.Sc. Level
Honors, Awards, Scholarships and Other Appointments (Selection)
- since 12/2010 Associate Member in the School of Biomedical Sciences of the Chinese University of Hong Kong
- since 2018 Visiting Professor of the Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan
- since 2018 Member of the Faculty Board of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology, RWTH Aachen
- since 2018 Member of the Examination Board at the Faculty
- Member of the Senat, University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern (2015 - 2017)
- Vice-chair of the examination committee, Department of Informatics and Microsystem Technology, University of Applied Sciences Kaiserslautern (2013 - 2016)
- Elected reviewer BMBF Program KMU-innovativ: Biotechnologie (2014 - 2019)
- Host of the ‘Engineering Functional Interfaces Conference 2012, Zweibrücken
- Reviewer for DFG, BMBF-AIF, Israelian Science Foundation, Agence Nationale de la Recherche (2012 – today), European Council
- Member of the German Physics Society (since 2010)
- Member of the VDE, Subsection DGBMT (since 2010)
- Member of the Faculty Board, Department of Informatics and Microsystem Technology University of Applied Sciences (2009 - 2015)
- Member of the Scientific Committee of the EnFI Conference (Engineering Functional Interfaces) – annually
- Member of the Subsection 4.6 of the GMM in the VDE/VDI
- Reviewer for different scientific journals: Nature Journals (Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Communications, Scientific Reports), IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering / Nanotechnology, Nano Letters, ACS Nano, ACS Sensors, Advanced (Functional) Materials, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, Small, Advanced Materials, Lab-on-a-chip, Sensors and Actuators, …
Micro- and nanoscale biosensors, bioelectronics, chemical and electrochemical sensors, micro-and nanofabrication techniques, device design and fabrication, low-noise analogue amplifier electronics, surface chemistry for biosensors, surface characterisation methods, neuroelectronics, electrophysiology, „intelligent“ surface engineering, cell culture methods, graphene- and graphene oxide sensors, 2D-materials as transducers for biosensors, fundamental coupling between living cells and planar sensor systems, interface between biomaterials on solid state surfaces, wireless sensor technologies
- W. M. Munief, X. Lu, T. Teucke, J. Wilhelm, A. Britz, F. Hempel, R. Lanche, M. Schwartz, J.K.Y. Law, S. Grandthyll, F. Müller, J. U. Neurohr, K. Jacobs, M. Schmitt, V. Pachauri, R. Hempelmann, S. Ingebrandt, Reduced graphene oxide biosensor platform for the detection of NT-proBNP biomarker in its clinical range, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2019, 126, 136-142.
- X. Lu, A. Miodek, W.M. Munief, P Jolly, V. Pachauri, X. Chen, P. Estrela, S. Ingebrandt, Reduced graphene-oxide transducers for biosensing applications beyond the Debye-screening limit, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2019, 130, 352-359.
- X. Lu, W. M. Munief, F. Heib, M. Schmitt, A. Britz, S. Grandthyl, F. Müller, J. U. Neurohr, K. Jacobs, H. M. Benia, R. Lanche, V. Pachauri, R. Hempelmann and S. Ingebrandt, Front-end-of-line integration of Graphene oxide for Graphene based electrical platforms, Adv. Mater. Techn. (2018), 3, 4, 1700318
- L. E. Delle, V. Pachauri, S. Sharma, O. Shaforost, H. Ma, M. Adabi, R. Lilischkis, P. Wagner, R. Thoelen, N. Klein, R. O'Kennedy, S Ingebrandt, ScFv-modified graphene-coated IDE-arrays for 'label-free' screening of cardiovascular disease biomarkers in physiological saline, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2018, (102), 574-581
- F. Hempel, J. K. Y. Law, T. C. Nguyen, W. Munief, X. Lu, V. Pachauri, A. Susloparova, X. T. Vu, and S. Ingebrandt, PEDOT:PSS organic electrochemical transistor arrays for extracellular electrophysiological sensing of cardiac cells, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2017, (93), 132-138.
- S. Ingebrandt, Bioelectronics: Sensing beyond the limit, Nature Nanotechn., 10, (2015), 734-735.
- A. Susloparova, D. Koppenhöfer, J. K. Y. Law, X. T. Vu, S. Ingebrandt, Electrical Cell-substrate Impedance Sensing with field-effect transistors is able to unravel cellular adhesion and detachment processes on a single cell level, Lab on a Chip, 15 (2015), 668-679.
- J. K. Y. Law, A. Susloparova, X. T. Vu, X. Zhou, F. Hempel, B. Qu, M. Hoth, S. Ingebrandt, Human T cells monitored by impedance spectrometry using field-effect transistor arrays: A novel tool for single-cell adhesion and migration studies, Biosens. Bioelectron. 67, (2015) 170-176.
- S. Ingebrandt, C.K. Yeung, M. Krause, A. Offenhäusser. Neuron-Transistor Coupling: Interpretation of individual extracellular recorded signals. European Biophysics Journal with Biophysics Letters, 2005, 34, 144-154.
- F. Uslu, S. Ingebrandt*, D. Mayer, S. Böcker-Meffert, M. Odenthal and A. Offenhäusser. Labelfree fully electronic nucleic acid detection system based on a field-effect transistor device. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 2004, 19 (12), 1723-1731. (*corresponding author; most cited article: 207 / 382 (ISI Web of Science / Google Scholar)