Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Schäfer

Group Leader

Lab. 2.15, Edifício Korta
Office: Donostia International Phyiscs Center (DIPC)

Tel: +34 943 01 8266 (office),
       +34 943 01 8399 (lab)
Fax:+34 977 55 9621


Thomas is Ikerbasque Research Professor and Group Leader at Polymat, University of the Basque Country, San Sebastián (Spain) since 2010. He earned his BSc from the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nürnberg and MSc in Chemical Engineering with focus on bioreactor technology/animal cell culture from the Technical University Hamburg-Harburg. He obtained his PhD from Universidade Nova de Lisboa in membrane separation processes and has worked as a postgraduate and postdoctoral researcher at Wageningen University, University of New South Wales, IBET/Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Università degli Studi di Siena and Università di Pisa, as well as Universitat Rovira i Virgili.