Claudia Korneli, born in Schleiz in 1985, studied Biotechnology at the Technische Universität Carolo-Wilhelmina Braunschweig and graduated in 2009 with the diploma degree. Afterwards, Claudia Korneli conducted her PhD thesis at the Institute of Biochemical Engineering within the framework of the Collaborative Research Centre SFB 578 – From gene to product. Here she focused on recombinant protein production in Bacillus megaterium and target-oriented bioprocess optimization and implementation strategies considering industrial application. In 2012, Claudia Korneli awarded her PhD. The present work summarizes the results of the scientific studies.