Niloofar Nekoonam

PhD Student

Department of Microsystems Engineering (IMTEK)
Albert-Ludwigs University of Freiburg
Georges-Köhler-Allee 103 | 79110 Freiburg im Breisgau | Germany

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Curriculum Vitae

Professional experience

  • since 9/2020 Ph.D. student at the NeptunLab
  • 2017-2020 M.Sc. in Materials Science at Saarland University, Germany and Lulea University of Technology, Sweden
  • 2011-2015 B.Sc. in Polymer Engineering at Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran


Journal Papers

D. Böcherer, Y. Li, S. Kluck, N. Nekoonam, P. Zhu, B. E. Rapp, F. Kotz-Helmer, D. Helmer, COLOR3D – Multicolored 3D printing of wood composites by submicron structuring, Addit. Manuf., 2023, 75, 103723 l Link

N. Nekoonam, G. Vera, A. Goralczyk, F. Mayoussi, P. Zhu, D. Böcherer, A. Shakeel, and D. Helmer*, Controllable Wetting Transitions on Photoswitchable Physical Gels, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2023,15, 27234-27242 | Link

S. Bhagwat, A. Goralczyk, M. Luitz, L. Sharieff, S. Kluck, A. Hamza, N. Nekoonam, F. Kotz-Helmer, P. Pezeshkpour, and B. E. Rapp, In Situ Actuators with Gallium Liquid Metal Alloys and Polypyrrole-Coated Electrodes, ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 2023 Link


F. Mayoussi, A. Usama, N. Nekoonam, I. Knauer, D. Böcherer, B. E. Rapp, D. Helmer, Influence of Parylene F Coatings on the Wetting Properties of Soft Polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS), Materials, 2023, 16(5), 1938Link

F. Mayoussi, A. Usama, K. Karimi, N. Nekoonam, A. Goralczyk, P. Zhu, D. Helmer, B. E. Rapp, Superrepellent Porous Polymer Surfaces by Replication from Wrinkled Polydimethylsiloxane/Parylene F, Materials, 2022, 15(22), 7903 | Link

A. Goralczyk, S. Bhagwat, F. Mayoussi, N. Nekoonam, K. Sachsenheimer, P. Hou, F. Kotz-Helmer, D. Helmer, B. E. Rapp, Application of Micro/Nanoporous Fluoropolymers with Reduced Bioadhesion in Digital Microfluidics, Nanomaterials, 2022, 12(13), 2201 | Link


Books and Book chapters

Conference Contributions