iRTG Certificates awarded to Markus

Congratulations to Arthur Markus Anton. He defended his thesis (Infrarotspektroskopie zur Strukturanalyse weicher Materie) successfully on November 15th 2016. As he has passed the additional training program Markus has been awarded the certificate of our integrated research training group “Polymers: random coils and beyond”.


Dr. Anton, Arthur Markus – Experimental physics (Kremer, UL)

Title of thesis: “Infrarotspektroskopie zur Strukturanalyse weicher Materie”

Date of defence: November 15th, 2016

Research topic: Structure-property relationships in spider silk


  • Fourier Transformed Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR) (temperature, pressure, orientation)

TRR67 IGK – Modul “Molecular Modelling” (05-16.12.2016) at UL

Molecular Modelling: HIGH THROGHPUT SCREENING IN DRUG DISCOVERY, led by Prof. Dr. Jens Meiler and Prof. Dr. David Weaver (Vanderbilt University); taking place December 05-16, 2016 from 9:00 to 12:00 in Leipzig.

This course will give you a general introduction to theoretical and practical aspects of drug discovery with a focus on computer-aided drug discovery and high throughput screening.

Please register by sending an E-Mail to Anett Albrecht ( The registration is open until November 30, 2016.

Program molecular modeling 2016

Good scientific practice seminar

Every scientist doing research at the Martin Luther University Halle-Wittenberg and the University of Leipzig has to comply with the rules of good scientific practice.

In this workshop principles of good scientific practice, e.g. professional standards such as honesty and openness, as well as data preparation and documentation will be discussed.
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