Institute of Nanotechnology
M. Ruben

Prof. Dr. Mario Ruben

  • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
    Institute of Nanotechnology
    Hermann-von-Helmholtz-Platz 1
    76344 Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen, Germany

Curriculum Vitae M.Ruben

Curriculum Vitae

Professor Dr. Mario Ruben                                                    

Researcher unique identifier (Research ID):                                       C-6816-2008

Nationality: German                              ♂                           H-factor:56 (May 2018)




  • Current Positions

since 2013           Professor (W3) for Chemistry; Chair „Molecular Materials“, KIT Karlsruhe, Germany

since 2010           Professeur Conventionné, IPCMS, Université de Strasbourg, France


  •  Education

2005                   «Habilitation», at the Université Louis Pasteur Strasbourg, France (garant: Prof. J.-M. Lehn)

1998                   «Dr.rer nat» Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Germany

1994                   «Diplom» in Chemistry, Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Germany


  • Previous Positions

2012                   Call Professor (W3) for Physics, Wilhelms-University of Münster, Germany

2001 - 2013       "Research Group Leader", Institut of Nanotechnology, FZ Kalrsruhe/KIT, Germany

1998 – 2000       Post-doc, ISIS, Université Louis Pasteur Strasbourg, France

1994 – 1998       Phd, Schiller-University of Jena, Germany (supervisor: Prof. D. Walther)           

1989 – 1994       Studies of Chemistry in Jena, Germany, and San Sebastian, Spain


  • Fellowships and Awards
2018                  Guest Professor, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
2016                  WPI Professor, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan.
2014                  Zharadnik-Lecture; Palacky University Olomouc, Czech Republic
2012                  Guest Professor, Chuo University, Tokyo, Japan.
2012                  Visiting Fellow, Nano GUNE San Sebastian, Spain.
2005                  “Researcher of Excellence“, FZ Karlsruhe, Helmholtz Society; Germany
1998 – 2000      Fellowship “Deutscher Akademischer Auslandsdienst” (DAAD); Germany
1998                  Promotion Award Schiller-University of Jena, Germany
1992 – 1998      Competitive Elite Scholarship of the „Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes“; Germany


  • Supervision of Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Fellows

since 2001          Supervision of 1 Habilitation/ 27 Postdocs/ 8 PhD/ 2 Master Students at
                           (1) Université de Strasbourg, France
                           (2) Institute of Nanotechnology, KIT Karlsruhe, Germany
                           (3) Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, KIT Karlsruhe, Germany


  • Entrepreneurial Activities

2014                   Co-founder Nanosym GmbH, Karlsruhe, Germany
2013                   Co-founder Nanomatch GmbH, Karlsruhe, Germany