Material Analytics


Lubov Bendler

Postdoc Tailored Thermosets & Biomaterials

Special expertise: High performance polymers & nanocomposites, phase separation & compatibility, structure-end property relationships; physico-chemical material characterization: chemical reaction kinetics, chemo-rheology, IR spectroscopy, relaxation, thermal properties

Room: 58/325

Stefan Brunner

Tecnical Staff Tribology

Special expertise: Design, construction, assembly and maintenance of tribometers, development of tribological test methods, machining of test specimenm, component testing


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

Hermann Giertzsch

Techn. Staff Material Cycles

Special Expertise: Microscopic examinations by scanning electron, light, stereo, digital microscopy, non-destructive testing by X-ray microscope and µCT, sample preparation for analytical examinations, damage analysis

Room: 58/527.1


Liudmyla Gryshchuk

Materials Science

Special expertise: Polymer chemistry & analytics, multifunctional mono-/polymers and nanocapsules, thermosets, green chemistry, biomaterials, foams, (nano-)composites, high-performance coatings, photochemistry, microwave technology

Room: 58/334


Barbara Güttler

Manager Material Cycles

Spezielle Expertise: Biocomposites, Kohlenstofffaserrecycling, Materialanalytik, Methodenentwicklung, Bioökonomie

Room: 58/332

Stefan Schmitt

Techn. Staff Material Cycles

Special Expertise: Surface characterization (by topography, roughness, gloss and color), polish preparation of composites, optical microscopy and image analysis, hardness testing

Room: 58/431


Bernd Wetzel

Research Director Materials Science & Manager Tailored Thermosets & Biomaterials

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

Room: 58/578