Christian Muhl

Christian Muhl


Christian Muhl studied Chemistry at the University of Massachusetts (Amherst) and JGU Mainz where he finished his Diploma in 2015. His current work is dealing with the synthesis of (Homo)Cystein derivatives for crosslinkable micelles as well as upscaling of NCA synthesis and large scale polymerization of sarcosine based surfactants for various applications.


Institut für Organische Chemie
Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz
Duesbergweg 10-14
55128 Mainz  

+49 6131 39 25468

Research topic

Synthesis of (Homo)Cystein based Blockcopolymers and Polysarcosine containing Amphiphiles


Poly-Sarcosine and Poly(ethylene-glycol) interactions with proteins investigated using molecular dynamics simulations

Giovanni SettanniTimo SchäferChristian Muhl, Matthias Barz and Friederike Schmid

Computional and Structural Biotechnology Journal, 2018, in press. DOI:10.1016/j.csbj.2018.10.012

Poly(S-ethylsulfonyl-l-homocysteine): An α-Helical Polypeptide for Chemoselective Disulfide Formation

Christian MuhlOlga SchäferTobias BauerHans-Joachim Räder and Matthias Barz

Macromolecules 2018, in press. DOI: 10.1021/acs.macromol.8b01442

Rethinking Cysteine Protective Groups: S-Alkylsulfonyl-l-Cysteines for Chemoselective Disulfide Formation

Olga Schäfer, David Huesmann, Christian Muhl, Matthias Barz

Chem. Eur. J. 201622, 18085 –18091. DOI: 10.1002/chem.201604391