An-Ping Zeng / 曾安平

The Person

  • Birthplace
    Jian, China

  • Nationality
    German

  • Position
    Professor, Director

  • Address
    Hamburg University of Technology Institute of Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering Denickestra├če 15 21071 Hamburg

  • Telephone
    +49-40-42878-4183

  • Email
    aze@tuhh.de

  • Homepage
    www.tu-harburg.de/ibb

Education

  • 1982
    Jiangxi University of Technology, BSc. in Chemical Engineering

  • 1984
    Graduate School of RIPP, Beijing, MSc. in Chemical Engineering

  • 1990
    Technical University of Braunschweig (Germany), PhD in Biochemical Engineering

Working experiences

  • 1990 - 1991
    Postdoc, GBF-German Research Center for Biotechnology, Braunschweig

  • 1992 - 1993
    Research Scientist, CSIRO-Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization, Australian

  • 1993 - 2005
    Senior scientist and group leader, GBF-German Research Center for Biotechnology, Braunschweig

  • 1995 - 1996
    Visiting Scientist, Department of Chemical Engineering and Material Sciences, University of Minnesota, USA

  • 2000
    Technical University of Braunschweig, Habilitation

  • Since 2004
    Extraordinary (apl.) Professor, TU Braunschweig

  • 2005
    Call for a W3 (full) professorship to Technical University Freiberg

  • 2005
    Call for a W3 professorship to University Stuttgart

  • Since 2006
    Full Professor, Director of the Institute of Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering, Hamburg University of Technology

Research interests

  • Bioconversion of renewable resources
  • Cell culture technology
  • Metabolic engineering
  • Genome-scale metabolic and regulatory networks
  • Functional genomics and systems biology