Ambassador of the European Climate Pact



  • Participation in the children’s program Aprendamos juntos 2030 – “C of cable…what’s behind the plugs?”




  • Organization of a satellite event – “Protein-based materials: A sustainable solution for our technological world” with around 70 participants.
  • Participation and organization of  talks about the sustainable development and design of materials applied to our current technologies. This should be addressed to all public:
  1. Johannes-Turmair-Gymnasium on 15.07.2022; Around 40 students spanning from 7 to 11 course.
  2.  European Climate Pact and the Bürgerstiftung Straubing, we participated in the KinderUni Straubing initiative with a lecture about “How Nature produces its own light”. We talked together about sustainable approaches using proteins and living materials as active components of LEDs; Around 50 participants (kids and families).
  • Participation in two social events:
  1. the TUM Sustainability Day on 27.10.2022, showing how to integrate protein materials in energy technologies during the colloquium “What role do materials play in sustainability?; talk and round table discussion >500 participants”
  2.  the annual meeting of AseBio on 13.07.2022; Association of Bio-companies in which the advances in the biotechnological sector in Spain are discussed. Round table with >500 participants.


Chair of Biogenic Functional Materials

Schulgasse 22
94315 Straubing


Head of the Chair

Prof. Dr. habil. Rubén D. Costa
Tel.: +49 (0) 9421 187-470


Susanne Zosel
Tel.: +49 (0) 9421 187-480

Jasmin Schneider
Tel.: +49 (0) 9421 187-201

Theresa Rothammer (nicht anwesend)
Tel.: +49 (0) 9421 187-480