Sven Panke is a Full Professor in the Department of Biosystems Science and Engineering at Eidgenössische Technische Hochschule (ETH) Zurich. His research focuses on the design of novel bioprocesses for the pharmaceutical and chemical industries. His lab addresses fundamental issues in biocatalyst discovery, biocatalyst engineeirng and process engineering. His work has been published in numorous journals with over 5,700 citations and an h-index of 36.
Dr. Panke is the receipient of DSM Research Award and the ETH Silver medal. He received his Ph.D. from the Institute of Biotechnology at ETH Zurich.