Resources & Transport

Dr. Johannes Betz

Senior Researcher

Special Expertise

  • Lithium (ion) battery
  • Plastics recycling
  • Electromobility
  • Resource consumption and recycling management
  • Recycling processes
  • Plastic products
  • Waste streams
  • Recycled content quotas
  • Mining and raw material refining
  • Crude oil refining

Key Projects

  • Researcher at Oeko-Institut e.V. Resources & Transport Division (since May 2020)
  • Research Associate at the Institute of Physical Chemistry, MEET Battery Research Center, University of Münster, Germany (2017 - 2020)
  • Research scholar at Iowa State University, Ames, USA - Research Group Glass and Optical Materials on Ion Conducting Glass (2016)
  • Internship at Robert Bosch GmbH, Center for Research and Advanced Engineering, Renningen, for safety analysis of lithium-ion batteries (2015)

Work experience

  • Researcher at Oeko-Institut e.V. Resources & Transport Division (since May 2020)
  • Research Associate at the Institute of Physical Chemistry, MEET Battery Research Center, University of Münster, Germany (2017 - 2020)
  • Research scholar at Iowa State University, Ames, USA - Research Group Glass and Optical Materials on Ion Conducting Glass (2016)
  • Internship at Robert Bosch GmbH, Center for Research and Advanced Engineering, Renningen, for safety analysis of lithium-ion batteries (2015)

Professional Training

  • PhD in Chemistry at the Institute of Physical Chemistry, MEET Battery Research Center, University of Münster (2017 - 2020)
  • Master of Science at the University of Münster in Chemistry (2014 - 2017)
  • Bachelor of Science at the Chemnitz University of Technology in Chemistry (2011 - 2014)

Language Skills

  • German (Mother tongue)
  • English
  • French

Contact

Dr. Johannes Betz