The Dielectrophoresis Network

at the University of Surrey


Dr Kai F. Hoettges

Dr Hoettges joined the Surrey group in 2003 after completing his PhD in Microfluidic devices. He is also co-founder and  CTO of a spin-off company (DEPtech Ltd.), producing cell characterisation technology which he co-developed at the University of Surrey.  His research focuses on to dielectrophoresis and AC-electroosmosis for particle characterisation and separation. Ha has also a strong interest in development of laboratory instruments and lab automation.


Following a 12 year as a Research Fellow in the DEP group at Surrey, Kai was appointed as Lecturer at the University of Liverpool in 2014. He remains a Visiting Fellow at the University of Surrey.

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