Matthias G. Wacker is Associate Professor in the Department of Pharmacy of the National University of Singapore (NUS). Initially, he studied Pharmacy at Goethe University in Frankfurt (Germany) where he obtained his doctoral degree in pharmaceutical technology. As a post-doc and group leader he has joined Jennifer Dressman and Jörg Kreuter in the Institute of Pharmaceutical Technology, Goethe University. There he accomplished his habilitation exploring the ‘Rational Formulation Design of Nanocarrier Devices’. Prior to joining NUS, he was heading the Department of Pharmaceutical Technology and Nanosciences of the Fraunhofer-Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology in Frankfurt led by Gerd Geisslinger. Since 2012, he is scientific advisor to the editors of the Journal of Pharmaceutical Sciences. In 2019, he joined the editorial boards of the European Journal of Pharmaceutics and Biopharmaceutics and the Journal of Pharmacy and Pharmacology of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society.

Further, has was editing selected issues for the Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology and Frontiers in Chemistry. In recognition of his research excellence, he was honored with the Eudragit® Best Paper Award (2014) and the Phoenix Pharmaceutics Science Award (2017). He is also a member of the expert panel on New Advancements in In Vitro Performance Testing of the United States Pharmacopoeia and a known expert for nanomaterial regulations. He has published and lectured extensively and organized symposia on various aspects of nanotechnology.


Dr. Harshvardhan Modh

Research fellow
National University of Singapore / Building S16 L8
Email: phahbm [a] .sg


Svenja Baner

Pharmacist, PhD student
National University of Singapore / Building, S16 L8
Email: e0437706 [a] u.nus .edu


Elena Fecioru

External PhD student (PHAST-Eurofins)
Mail: fecioru [a] em.uni-frankfurt .de


Fiona Gao

MSc. Molecular biotechnology, PhD student
Goethe University / Building N-230, (2nd floor), lab 2.15
Phone: +49 (0) 69 – 798 – 29683
Mail: gao [a] em.uni-frankfurt .de


Laura Jablonka

Pharmacist, PhD student
Mail: jablonka [a] em.uni-frankfurt .de


Fabian Jung

Pharmacist, PhD student
Goethe University / Building N-230, (2nd floor), lab 2.19
Phone: +49 (0) 69 – 798 – 29687
Mail: f.jung [a] em.uni-frankfurt .de


Marc-Phillip Mast

Pharmacist, PhD student
Goethe University / Building N-230, (2nd floor), office 2.07
Phone: +49 (0) 69 – 798 – 29682
Mail: mast [a] em.uni-frankfurt .de


Chantal Wallenwein

Pharmacist, PhD student
Goethe University / Building N-230, (2nd floor), lab 2.07
Phone: +49 – 69 – 798 – 29682
Mail: wallenwein [a]