Matthias G. Trunk



Career History

May 2019 – present Postdoctoral researcher, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, Institut für Chemie, Berlin, Germany with Dr. Michael J. Bojdys (HU Berlin).
Mar 2018 – Nov 2018 Postdoctoral researcher, University of California, San Diego, California, USA with Prof S. Cohen (UC San Diego).


Sep 2013 – Sep 2017 Ph.D. in chemistry/functional materials, Technische Universität Berlin, Berlin, Germany. Dissertation: “Frustrated Lewis Pairs Embedded into Microporous Polymer Networks” (“summa cum laudae”) with Prof. Arne Thomas (TU Berlin).
Jun 2012 – Mar 2013 Master Thesis and research internship at BASF SE, Ludwigshafen, Germany on metal-organic frameworks.
Oct 2010 – Nov 2012 Master’s program in chemistry at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, München, Germany.
Oct 2007 – Sep 2010 Bachelor’s program in chemistry and biochemistry at Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, München, Germany.