Principal investigator

Prof. Dr. Christian Wagner

Contact Information:
Building. E2.6
Room: 3.21
Phone: +49 (0)681 302 - 3003
Email: christian.wagner(at)

Personal Data

Date of birth:     10th May 1971
Place of birth:     Saarbrücken
Marital status:     Married, two children
Employer:     Fakultät NT - Experimentalphysik, Geb E2.6
    Universität des Saarlandes
    Postfach 151150
    D-66041 Saarbrücken


March 1990 - August 2000:     Diplom (sehr gut) and PhD student at the Saarland University, Promotion (sehr gut)
June 1990:     Abitur, Ludwigsgymnasium Saarbrücken

Professional Development

2017     W3 Professor at the Saarland University
2016     W3 offer from RWTH Aachen, declined / Invited Professor at the University of Luxemburg
2014 - 2016     Member of the Senat of Saarland University
October 2012 - October 2014     Dean of the Faculty for Physics and Engineering (NTF II)
May 2007     W2 offer from Bayreuth University, declined / W2 Professor at the Saarland University
July 2003 - April 2006     Assistent Professor (Juniorprofessor) at the Saarland University
November 2001 - June 2003     Research and Development Department of Agilent Technologies GmbH Deutschland, Waldbronn.
System integration of the Lab-on-a-chip Technology of Caliper Technologies / Palo Alto, USA
September 2000 - October 2001     Marie Curie scholar, Post-Doc in the group of Jaques Meunier / Daniel Bonn, Laboratoire de Physique Statistique, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris


September 2000:     Marie Curie Fellowship
January 2009:     Landespreis für Hochschullehre
März 2013:     Phönix Pharmazie Wissenschaftspreis
April 2014:     Ars legendi-Preis Fakultätenpreis Mathematik und Naturwissenschaften

Further qualifications

French and English fluently