Research and project mangement in the fields of polymer and interface science and optical sensor technology.
Stefan Köstler earned a MSc in Chemical Engineering from Graz University of Technology and a doctoral degree in Chemistry from Karl-Franzens University Graz.
Research stays at the Department of Applied Physics, University of Granada and the Laboratory for Characterization and Processing of Polymers, University Maribor.
Since 2003 he is employed as research scientist at the Institute of Chemical Process Development and Control at Joanneum Research.
His current main research interests are the application of macromolecular and interface chemistry for the development of optical chemo- and biosensors.