Intranet Fakultät für Chemie und Pharmazie

Dr. Petra Rovó


Faculty of Chemistry and Pharmacy
Department of Chemistry
Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
Butenandtstr. 5-13, Building F
81377 Munich, Germany

Phone +49 (0)89 2180-77652
Room-Nr. F0.052
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Research Interests

  • Solution and solid-state NMR spectroscopy
  • Structure and dynamics of proteins and oligonucleotides
  • Bioinspired material development

Short CV

  • Since 2018: Junior group leader at Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
  • 2016 – 2018: Postdoc with Prof. Rasmus Linser at Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich
  • 2014 – 2016: Postdoc with Prof. Rasmus Linser at Max Planck Institute for Biophysical Chemistry, Göttingen
  • 2009 – 2014: PhD in Chemistry at Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary with Prof. András Perczel
  • 2004 – 2009: Chemistry studies at Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary

Key publications

*S. K. Vasa, *P. Rovó, R. Linser, “Protons as versatile reporters in solid-state NMR spectroscopy,” Acc. Chem. Res., 2018, 51, 1386–1395. doi: 10.1021/acs.accounts.8b00055, *shared first authorship

P. Rovó, R. Linser, “Microsecond timescale proton rotating-frame relaxation under magic angle spinning,” J. Phys. Chem. B, 2017, 121, 6117-6130. doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.7b03333

P. Rovó, K. Grohe, K. Giller, S. Becker, R. Linser, “Proton transverse relaxation as a sensitive probe for structure determination in solid proteins” ChemPhysChem, 2015, 16, 3791-3796. doi: 10.1002/cphc.201500799

P. Rovó, P. Stráner, A. Láng, I. Bartha, K. Huszár, L. Nyitray, A. Perczel, “Structural insights into the Trp-Cage folding intermediate formation” Chem. Eur. J., 2013, 19: 2628-2640. doi: 10.1002/chem.201203764