M. Sc. Elisa Katharina Peter

Elisa Katharina Peter
M. Sc. Elisa Katharina Peter
PhD Student
Telegrafenberg
Building C, Room 223
14473 Potsdam
+49 331 288-27538
elisa.katharina.peter@gfz-potsdam.de

Function and Responsibilities:

Education:

2016 - 2019: MSc Life Science at Leibniz University - Hannover, Germany

Thesis: Identification and Quantitation of Terpenoid Indole Alkaloids from Catharanthus roseus.
(Northeastern University, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Prof. Carolyn Lee-Parsons)

2011 - 2016: BSc Biochemistry at Leibniz University - Hannover, Germany

Thesis: Enzymatic degradation of β-Carotene and identification of non-volatile degradation products.
(Leibniz University, Dept. of Food Chemistry, Prof. Dr. Ralf Günter Berger)

Projects:

My PhD project is part of the ERC Synergy Grant DEEP PURPLE (2020-2025), investigating the physical and microbial processes that darken the Greenland Ice Sheet and accelerate sea level rise.
Find out more at https://www.deeppurple-ercsyg.eu/.

Publications