Program Area Materials Science


Bernd Wetzel

Research Director Materials Science & Manager Tailored Thermosets & Biomaterials

Special expertise: Multifunctional thermosets, nanocomposites, tribology, fracture mechanics, structure-property relationships

Room: 58/578

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Martin Gurka

Deputy Research Director Materials Science & Manager Tailored & Smart Composites

Room: 58/580


Andreas Gebhard

Manager Tribology

Special expertise: Tribology of polymers, tribometers and tribometry, transfer films, development of polymeric composite materials, laboratory information management, data modeling

Room: 58/433


Barbara Güttler

Manager Material Cycles

Special Expertise: Biocomposites, carbon fiber recycling, materials analytics, method development, bioeconomy

Room: 58/332