Philipp Baaske studied Physics at the University of Bayreuth, Germany with a specialisation in Biophysics. In 2005, he began his PhD studies at the Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich. He finished his work with the title "Biomolecules in Microthermal Fields" in the group of Prof. Dieter Braun in February 2010. In May 2008, he founded NanoTemper Technolgies GmbH together with Dr. Stefan Duhr. Dr. Philipp Baaske is Geschäftsführer (CEO) of NanoTemper.