Dr. Dirk Hollmann

  • Since 2019: Project coordinator MoMa Vietnam "Research-based Curricula Development of Molecular and Materials Science
  • Since 2018: Research group leader "Sustainable Chemistry" in the group of Prof. Dr. Udo Kragl at the University of Rostock/Interdisciplinary Faculty LLM
  • Since 2016: Project coordinator RoHan DAAD SDG Graduate School "Catalysis as key towards Sustainable Resource Management
  • 2010-2017: Research assistant "In situ spectroscopy/water splitting/photocatalysis" in the group of Prof. Angelika Brückner at the Leibniz Institute for Catalysis
  • 2009: Postdoc in the group of Prof. Karl Anker Jørgensen at the Center for Catalysis, University of Aarhus, Denmark
  • 2006-2009: PhD in the group of Prof. Matthias Beller at the Leibniz Institute for Catalysis
  • 2005: Diploma in the group of Prof. Siegfried Blechert, Technical University Berlin
  • 2002-2003: Visiting student at the University of Strathclyde, Glasgow, Scotland
  • 2000-2005: Chemistry studies at the Technical University Berlin

Key publications

  • M. N. Nguyen, U. Kragl, I. Barke, R. Lange, H. Lund, M. Frank, A. Springer, V. Aladin, B. Corzilius, D. Hollmann, "Coagulation using organic carbonates opens up a sustainable route towards regenerated cellulose films" Communications Chemistry 2020, 3, 116.
  • M. N. Nguyen, U. Kragl, D. Michalik, R. Ludwig, D. Hollmann, "The Effect of Additives on the Viscosity and Dissolution of Cellulose in Tetrabutylphosphonium Hydroxide" ChemSusChem 2019, 12, 3458-3462.
  • A. B. Ngo, H. L. Nguyen, D. Hollmann, "Criticial Assessment of the Photocatalytic Reduction of Cr(VI) over Au/TiO2" Catalysts 2018, 8, 606
  • A. Indra, A. Acharjya, P. W. Menezes, C. Merschjann, D. Hollmann, M. Schwarze, M. Aktas, A. Friedrich, S. Lochbrunner, A. Thomas, M. Driess, "Boosting Visible-Light-Driven Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution with an Integrated Nickel Phosphide–Carbon Nitride System" Angewandte Chemie 2017, 129, 1675-1679.
  • D. Hollmann, M. Karnahl, S. Tschierlei, K. Kailasam, M. Schneider, J. Radnik, K. Grabow, U. Bentrup, H. Junge, M. Beller, S. Lochbrunner, A. Thomas, A. Brückner, "Structure–Activity Relationships in Bulk Polymeric and Sol–Gel-Derived Carbon Nitrides during Photocatalytic Hydrogen Production" Chemistry of Materials 2014, 26, 1727-1733.


  • M. N. Nguyen, D. Hollmann, U. Kragl, DE 10 2020 103 195.5 (Ed.: U. o. Rostock), 2020.


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University of Rostock
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Technical and Applied Chemistry
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