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Prof. Dr. Stephan Kleemann

Prof. Dr. Stephan Kleemann
Fakultaet 05
Room: G 3.34
Address: 80335 München, Lothstr. 34

Fakultät 05
Fakultät 05
Tel.: 089 1265-1668 / 1551
Fax: 089 1265-1560

Subject / focus

  • Chemical Engineering of Board and Paper Production
  • Biopolymer and Cellulose Chemistry
  • Polymer Chemistry


  • Academic advisor for Bachelor and Dual Study Programme in Paper Technology
  • Advisor for the practical training semester in Paper Technology
  • Member of the Departmental Council
  • International Relations Officer
  • Academic advisor for Master in Paper Technology
  • Head of Examination Board of Master in Paper Technology
  • Head of the affiliated institute IVP


Stephan Kleemann is Professor at Munich University of Applied Sciences in Munich, Germany. He graduated in Chemistry and received his PhD in Chemistry from University of Stuttgart. After 2 years post-doctoral research at Harvard University (USA) with a NATO-fellowship, he joined BK-Ladenburg a subsidiary of Hoechst AG as a researcher in the paper industry laboratories. During his 5 years with BK Ladenburg he was head of paper application laboratories and overall head of R&D before being appointed to a full professorship in Paper Science and Technology at Munich University of Applied Sciences in 1987. He has been responsible for the M.Eng. programme in Paper Technology since 2003.

Stephan Kleemann is chairman of the ZELLCHEMING Paper Additives Committee and member of the ZELLCHEMING Paperboard Technology Committee and Papermaking Committee as well as being a member of the FRC (Fundamental Research Committee).

His research interests are in the field of wet-end additives and cellulose chemistry in which he has published several papers. He is head of the Institut fuer Verfahrenstechnik Papier (IVP) since 1988 and has organized the International Munich Paper Symposia since 1991.