Gudrun Schmidt Ph.D.

Gudrun Schmidt Ph.D.
Position
Research Scientist
Email
gudrun@purdue.edu

Gudrun Schmidt received a Diploma and Ph.D. in macromolecular chemistry from the University of Freiburg, Germany. She was an Alexander von Humboldt/Feodor Lynen Fellow at the National Institute of Standards and Technology in Maryland, an Assistant Professor of Chemistry at Louisiana State University and an Assistant Professor in Biomedical Engineering at Purdue. Gudrun has expertise in polymer science and biopolymer chemistry with a focus on developing structure-property relationships. This includes the design, synthesis and characterization of polymer materials from the nanometer (atomic structures) to the micrometer (aggregate) length scales. Her current emphasis is on polysaccharides.