Short Description of Project Cells

Short Description of Project Cells   



Project Cell I: Metall-Matrix-Composites


Project I.1:       Analysis and modelling of process chains for metal matrix composites

Leader:            Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jan Aurich

PhD Student: M.Sc. Muhammad Shahzad


Project I.2:       The influence of the process chain design on the fatigue behaviour of MMCs

Leader:            Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dietmar Eifler


Project I.3:       Modelling and simulation of fibre orientation dynamics

Leader:            Prof. Dr. Dieter Prätzel-Wolters

PhD Student: M.Sc. Uldis Strautins




Project Cell II: Polymer-Metal-Interfaces


Project II.1:      Modelling and simulation of adhesive interfaces

Leader:            Prof. Dr.-Ing. Paul Steinmann

PhD Student: M.Sc. Mokarram Hossain


Project II.2:      Strength and durability of bonded joints after plastic deformation of the adherend

Leader:            JP Dr.-Ing. Paul Ludwig Geiss

PhD Student: Dipl.-Ing. Sarunas Turcinskas


Project II.3:      Characterization of Polymer-Metal-Interfaces with surface analytical methods

Leader:            Dr. rer. nat. Michael Kopnarski

PhD Student: Dipl.-Phys. Jens Sauther




Project Cell III: Polymer-Matrix-Composites

Project III.1:     Manufacturing and characterization of microfibrillar polymer-polymer composites

Leader:            Prof. Dr.-Ing. Alois Schlarb

PhD Student:  M. Sc. W. Li


Project III.2:     Macro-mechanical modeling and testing of microfibrillar reinforced polymer-polymer composites

Leader:            Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Maier

PhD Student: Dipl.-Ing. Peng Sun


Project III.3:     Micro-mechanical modelling and simulation of microfibrillar polymer-polymer composites

Leader:            JP Dr.-Ing. Ellen Kuhl

PhD Student: Dipl. Math. Paul Fischer