De­part­ments of the In­sti­tute of Ma­ter­i­als En­gin­eer­ing

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Plastics Ma­ter­i­als

The working group combines the main research areas of materials engineering, plastics process technology, as well as joining technology and material composites. Both basic research-oriented and application-oriented tasks are considered.

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Metal­lic Ma­ter­i­als

The research activities in the department Metallic Materials are focusing on the general topic of processing-microstructure-properties relationships, whereby fundamental and application-oriented issues are addressed in a balanced manner.

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Mech­an­ical Be­ha­vior of Ma­ter­i­als

Our focus is the nanomechanical characterisation of complex materials.

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Het­ero­gen­eous Ma­ter­i­als (un­der re­place­ment)