M. Sc. Elisa Katharina Peter
Function and Responsibilities:
- PhD student in Section 3.5 Interface Geochemistry
- GeoGraduate representative
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)
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/.