Head of Energy & Climate
Dr. Florian Ausfelder studied chemistry at the Technical University in Karlsruhe and the University of Edinburgh. He obtained his PhD in Physical Chemistry from the University of Edinburgh. He worked as a postdoc at Stanford University in California and with a Marie-Curie Fellowship to the Universidad Complutense de Madrid in Spain. He joined DECHEMA in 2007 and was in charge of several national and international research projects as well as DECHEMA’s energy working groups. Since 2017 he is DECHEMA’s leading subject matter expert and team leader for energy. He published several studies, including on CO2 utilization, GHG reduction potentials in the chemical industry and recently, the technology study „Low carbon energy and feedstock for the European chemical industry“ and a study on flexibility in the primary industry sector (in German).