Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Sven Ingebrandt

  Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Sven Ingebrandt Copyright: Peter Winandy

Dr. rer. nat. Sven Ingebrandt has been Professor of Micro and Nanosystems at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology since January 2018. In addition, he has been Director of the Department of Materials in Electrical Engineering 1 since October 2018.


Born August 14, 1971 in Alzey.


1998 Diploma in Physics at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
2001 Doctorate (PhD) at the Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research Mainz, defended in the subject of Physical Chemistry at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz.


2001 Postdoc at RIKEN Institute, Wako, Tokyo, Japan

2002 to 2008

Group Leader at Forschungszentrum Jülich

2008 to 2017

W2 Professor of Measurement in Biomedical Engineering at Fachhochschule Kaiserslautern


Family: married to Corinna Ingebrandt, Father of Mena and Maya
Free time: still plays handball every now and then, enjoys the rest of his free time with his family

Imagination is more important than knowledge. For knowledge is limited.

Albert Einstein