MSc/PhD Program
Tor Rasmus Memhave
First Name:
Tor Rasmus

Last Name:
Memhave

Country:
Denmark

 



Tor Rasmus Memhave

EDUCATION

College / University:
University of Copenhagen

Highest Degree:
B.Sc.

Major Subjects:
Chemistry

Lab Experience:
Bioinorganic Chemistry: capillary electrophoresis, circular dichroism spectroscopy, fluorescence spectroscopy, FTIR spectroscopy, mass spectrometry, metal catalyzed oxidation, SDS-Page, and UV-Vis spectroscopy; MATLAB analysis of medical images; organic chemical synthesis; semi-empirical computational methods

Projects / Research:

06–10.2017: Computational chemistry: semi-empirical methods ability to predict reaction energies of metalloproteins
02–06.2018: Bachelor’s Thesis: "Metal Catalyzed Oxidation of β-lactoglobulin: Using β-lactoglobulin to look at oxidative protein damage in relation to neurodegenerative diseases"

Scholarships:
2018–2019: Scholarship by the International Max-Planck Research School
2018–2019: Danish State Educational Grant
2015: Zerlangs Legat

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS AND GOALS:

Developed through my background as a chemist, my principal interest within the field of Neuroscience is neurodegenerative diseases focusing on the early events in the diseases and specifically on metal-catalyzed oxidation. My interest in protein modification also correlates with my interest in the development and usage of new analytical methods.