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Prof. Dr. Per Magnus Kristiansen

Prof. Dr. Per Magnus Kristiansen

Prof. Dr. Per Magnus Kristiansen

Activities at FHNW

Main Research Topics

  • Micro- and nanostructuring of polymer surfaces
  • Industrial replication technologies
  • Application development in den areas of microfluidics and diagnostics, micro- and freeform optics, anti counterfeit features and functional polymer surfaces
  • Functional additives, fillers and nanocomposites
  • Additive manufacturing on the micro- and nanoscale


2016-presentHead Institute of Polymer Nanotechnology FHNW
2011-2016Deputy head Institute of Polymer Nanotechnology FHNW
2011-2016Deputy Head Institute of Polymer Engineering FHNW
2009-presentProfessor in Polymer Nanotechnology, Fachhochschule Nordwestschweiz
2007-2009Application Technologies Automotive, Ciba Specialty Chemicals, Basel (CH)
2004-2006Application Research on Supramolecular Additiven – Ciba Specialty Chemicals, Basel (CH)
2000-2004PhD in Polymertechnologie (ETH Zürich), Topic: Clarification of semi-crystalline polymers


Studies in Material Sciences (ETH Zürich), Degree: Dipl. Werkstoffingenieur ETH

Assignments outside FHNW

2018-presentMember of Executive Committee – Swiss Nanoscience Institut, Basel (CH) 
2017-presentMember of Advisory Board „Nano- and Materials Technologies“, Hightech Zentrum Aargau, Brugg (CH)
2014-presentMember of Advisory Board – 1Drop Diagnostics SA, Neuchatel (CH)
2013-presentMember of Expert Committee – NTN Innovative Surfaces, Dübendorf (CH)

Member of Advisory Board – Sustainable AG, Zollikon (CH)

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