Nils was born in Linz, Austria in 1998.
After graduating from a technical high school for chemical engineering (HTL Wels) in 2017, he moved to Vienna to study Chemistry. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Vienna in 2020 and subsequently started his Master studies, focusing on the synthesis and characterization of organic molecules and coordination compounds. During his studies, Nils completed several internships in the chemical and pharmaceutical industry (e.g. at Thermo-Fisher Scientific and GE Healthcare).
In March 2022 he joined the group of Prof. Bonifazi for his Master thesis, where he is currently working on the synthesis of B,N-doped polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons together with Marco and Martina.