Grants and Awards

  iGem2016 Team Bio VI International Genetically Engineered Machine Team 2016 RWTH Aachen

Gold medals for iGEM2016 RWTH Aachen team

The International Genetically Engineered Machine iGEM team 2016 supervised by RWTH Aachen University and Forschungszentrum Jülich won gold medal for Best New Application Project and gold medal for the Best Hardware in Boston USA. Within their project, they were searching for an ecological alternative for boric acid based light inducible proteases.

 
 

Scholarships of the Chinese Sholarship Council CSC 2016

Congratulations to Haiyang Cui and Yu Ji for obtaining CSC scholarship of Chinese government. They will be funded for a maximum of four years to perform their PhD study in our group.

 
  Teaching award 2015 Bio VI From left to right: Prof. Jochen Büchs, Loana Epping, Dr. Monika Reiss, Dr. Tamara Dworeck, Prof. Frank Müller

Teaching award of the student council of biosciences 2015

Dr. Tamara Dworeck and Dr. Monika Reiss were awarded with the 1st place of the "Lehrpreis der Fachschaft für Biowissenschaften 2015" of RWTH Aachen University, after already recieving the 2nd place in 2014.

 
  Supervision Award 2015 for the outstanding young scientist Dr. Ljubica Vojcic. From left to right: Dr. N. Wierckx, Dr. L. Vojcic and Prof. G. Groth Bio VI From left to right: Dr. N. Wierckx, Dr. L. Vojcic and Prof. G. Groth

Supervision Award 2015 by BioSC

In the frame of BioSC premium to promote outstanding young scientists Dr. Ljubica Vojcic won “BioSC Supervision Award 2015” and was awarded with 25.000 euros for projects funds.

 
  Group picture for iGEM2015 RWTH Aachen team who won gold medal for the best measurement project at Giant Jamboree in 2015 Bio VI International Genetically Engineered Machine Team 2015 RWTH Aachen

Gold medals for iGEM2015 RWTH Aachen team

Interdisciplinary iGEM team Aachen 2015 worked on a project for effective usage of methanol for biotechnological processes and won a gold medal for the best measurement project at Giant Jamboree 2015 competition in Boston (USA).

 
  Group picture of iGEM2014 RWTH Aachen team who won gold medal for the best development of an analytical method Bio VI International Genetically Engineered Machine Team 2014 RWTH Aachen

Gold medals for iGEM2014 RWTH Aachen team

International student team of 15 biotechnologists supervised by RWTH Aachen University and Forschungszentrum Jülich won a gold medal for the best development of an analytical method and received a special award for the best software and safety concept in the iGEM competition 2014 in Boston, USA. The team developed a modular biosensor for the detection of pathogens.

 
  Group picture of the Borcher Award winners for best graduates at RWTH Aachen University Bio VI Graduates from 01.10.2012 to 31.03.2014 who have passed their PhD examination "with distinction"

Borcher Award for best graduates at RWTH Aachen University

The Borchers Badge is awarded to doctoral students of RWTH Aachen University, who have passed their PhD examination "with distinction". Dr. Anna Joelle Ruff and Dr. André Jakoblinnert from Institute of Biotechnology were awarded on the celebration ceremony in September 2014.

 
  Teaching award 2014 at RWTH Aachen University for Dr. Tamara Dworek (left) and Dr. Monika Reiss (right) Bio VI Dr. Tamara Dworek (Left) and Dr. Monika Reiss (right)

Teaching award 2014 at RWTH Aachen University

Dr. Tamara Dworeck and Dr. Monika Reiss shared second place for “Teaching Award 2014” by Student Council Biology at RWTH Aachen.