Honors & Awards


  • Scholarship, Member, Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes/ German National Academic Foundation (01/01/2011)
  • Stanford Graduate Fellowship in Science and Engineering (SGF), VPGE Stanford University (09/01/2014)
  • Centennial Teaching Assistant Award, Stanford University (06/17/2017)

Professional Affiliations and Activities


  • Member, The Association of German Engineers (VDI - Verband Deutscher Ingenieure) (2011 - Present)

Education & Certifications


  • MS, Stanford University, Energy Resources Engineering (2016)
  • BS, RWTH Aachen University, Mechanical Engineering (2014)
  • Exch. Student, Research Scholar, University of California, Davis, Chemical Engineering (2013)

Work Experience


  • Power Plant Engineering Intern, RWE Power AG (10/2013 - 1/2014)

    Location

    Germany

  • Undergraduate Researcher, UC Davis, Chemical Engineering (1/2013 - 6/2013)

    Modeling and Optimization of Hybrid Renewable Energy Systems, working with Ahmed Palazoglu & Nael El-Farra, UC Davis Process Systems Engineering

    Location

    Davis, CA

  • Technical Intern, Siempelkamp Giesserei (3/2011 - 3/2011)

    Location

    Germany

  • Engineering Intern, ThyssenKrupp Nirosta GmbH (5/2010 - 7/2010)

    Location

    Germany

All Publications


  • CO2 vs Biomass: Identification of Environmentally Beneficial Processes for Platform Chemicals from Renewable Carbon Sources 12th International Symposium on Process Systems Engineering & 25th European Symposium on Computer Aided Process Engineering (PSE2015/ESCAPE25) Sternberg, A., Teichgräber, H., Voll, P., Bardow, A. 2015: 1361–66
  • An economic receding horizon optimization approach for energy management in the chlor-alkali process with hybrid renewable energy generation JOURNAL OF PROCESS CONTROL Wang, X., Teichgraeber, H., Palazoglu, A., El-Farra, N. H. 2014; 24 (8): 1318-1327