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Ferdinand Leeger

  • Engineering
  • Trainee Patent Attorney

Ferdinand Leeger commenced his career in process engineering in 2014 after graduating cum laude as a MSc in chemical engineering at Eindhoven University of Technology. Here he developed a strong base in mathematics, thermodynamics and reactor engineering technologies following a graduation project in the field of separation technology.

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Pursuing with great interests the applications of novel technologies in the latter field, he co-designed a future engineering solution to energy intensive analine separation using microprocess technology, which he presented at the 9th European Congress for Chemical Engineers. During a study period in Portugal, he focused on mining engineering,

Until the end of 2014, Ferdinand had been involved in an upscaling project for D∙E Masterblenders 1753 with a focus on multivariate statistics and predictive modeling of production line installations. This provided him with expertise in the fields on mathematical programming, database programming and advanced statistics.

Working experience

  • Trainee Patent Attorney, V.O. (January 2015-currently)
  • D∙E Masterblenders 1753, Research & Development, The predictive modeling of industrial roasting units for the translation of operational settings between plant facilities (September 2014 – December 2014)


  • MSc in Process Technology at the department of Chemical Engineering, Eindhoven University of technology (TU/e, 2014)
  • BSc in Chemical Engineering
  • Major: Advanced materials, solid state Chemistry (TU/e, 2012)
  • Minor: Mining Engineering (Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto, FEUP, 2009)


  • Dutch
  • German
  • English
  • French
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish

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