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Bastian E. Rapp
PD Dr. Bastian E. Rapp

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PD Dr. Bastian E. Rapp

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The NepuntLab is the laboratory and Young Investigator Group of Bastian E. Rapp currently located at the Institute of Microstructure Technology (IMT) of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT).

The lab is specialized in

  • microfluidics, microengineering and manufacturing
  • material design, polymer synthesis and characterization
  • bio- and chemosensing


Have fun exploring our webpage!


Protein Bitmaps - facile generation of complex large-scale biochemical ligang patterns

Rapid Prototyping of microfluidics

Microfluidic system design and manufacturing

Novel MEMS materials and photoresists (such as "Liquid Polystyrene")

"Liquid Glass" a novel method for generating structures in fused silica glass.

Recently Published Articles

Photolithographic structuring of soft, extremely foldable and autoclavable hydrophobic barriers in paper.
Nargang, T. M.; Dierkes, R.; Bruchmann, J.; Keller, N.; Sachsenheimer, K.; Lee-Thedieck, C.; Kotz, F.; Helmer, D.; Rapp, B. E.
2018. Analytical methods, 10 (33), 4028-4035. doi:10.1039/c8ay01010b
Long-term capability of polymer-coated surface transverse wave sensors for distinguishing vapors of similar hydrocarbons.
Stahl, U.; Voigt, A.; Dirschka, M.; Barié, N.; Richter, C.; Waldbaur, A.; Gruhl, F. J.; Rapp, B. E.; Rapp, M.; Länge, K.
2018. Sensors and actuators <Lausanne> / B, 274, 560-564. doi:10.1016/j.snb.2018.08.013
Nanocomposites: Glassomer-Processing Fused Silica Glass Like a Polymer (Adv. Mater. 22/2018).
Kotz, F.; Schneider, N.; Striegel, A.; Wolfschläger, A.; Keller, N.; Worgull, M.; Bauer, W.; Schild, D.; Milich, M.; Greiner, C.; Helmer, D.; Rapp, B. E.
2018. Advanced materials, 30 (22), 1870151. doi:10.1002/adma.201870151
Correction: Rational design of a peptide capture agent for CXCL8 based on a model of the CXCL8:CXCR1 complex.
Helmer, D.; Rink, I.; Dalton, J. A. R.; Brahm, K.; Jöst, M.; Nargang, T. M.; Blum, W.; Wadhwani, P.; Brenner-Weiss, G.; Rapp, B. E.; Giraldo, J.; Schmitz, K.
2018. RSC Advances, 8 (30), 16800–16801. doi:10.1039/C8RA90035C
Towards Biofilm Spectroscopy : A Novel Microfluidic Approach for Characterizing Biofilm Subpopulation by Microwave-Based Electrical Impedance Spectroscopy.
Richter, C.; Schneider, S.; Rapp, B. E.; Schmidt, S.; Schüßler, M.; Jakoby, R.; Bruchmann, J.; Bischer, M.; Schwartz, T.
2018. Frequenz, 72 (3-4), 123-134. doi:10.1515/freq-2018-0005