Head of Bayer Working Group Nanotechnology, Bayer MaterialScience AG, Germany
Corporate Nanotechnology - Bayer
Since June 2006 Dr. Péter Krüger is heading the Bayer Working Group Nanotechnolgy with the responsibility for the coordination of all nanotechnol-ogy activities in Bayer Subgroups and Service Companies with a reporting line to the Coordination Board Technology, Innovation and Environment (CB TIE) within the Bayer Holding. In addition to that he is currently also the Head of the Physics Department within the Business Unit Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants of Bayer MaterialScience AG.
During his 13 years with Bayer he held several positions in R&D, starting as a research scientist for polymer physics of thermoplastics within the Physics Unit of the former Central Research. Later he took over the responsibility for the entire Polymer Physics Department within the Central Research and in Bayer Polymers as well.
Péter Krüger was born in Budapest, has studied physics at the Technical Uni-versity of Brunswick and finalized it with Master Thesis in theoretical quantum mechanics. He obtained his PhD in Brunswick for his research in the area of experimental physics and material sciences on the field of the relaxation and crystallization of amorphous metallic glasses.
He is married and has a daughter and two sons.Back to Program