Plenary lectures on WerkstoffWoche 2019

Presented by top-class experts from industry and science, the plenary lectures on the WerkstoffWoche will give you an insight into this year's main topics.

Look forward to plenary lectures from:

Wednesday, 18.09.2019

Materials in automotive engineering and the role of research at Ford
Dr. Jürgen Wesemann
Ford Research & Innovation Center Aachen

Exploration of the potential of biological materials research for innovation
Prof. Dr. Dr.h.c. Peter Fratzl
Max Planck Institute for Colloids and Interfaces

More punctual, bigger, more reliable: 3D printing at DB
Dr. Tina Schlingmann
Deutsche Bahn AG - Group Program Technical Excellence (TecEX)

Thursday, 19.09.2019

Industrial aspects of tool steel production
Dr.-Ing. Till Schneiders
German stainless steel plants Specialty Steel GmbH & Co. KG

Innovation through synergies between production and materials technology
Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Volker Schulze
KIT - Karlsruhe Institute of Technology

Light at Work - the laser as a tool for material processing
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christoph Leyens
Fraunhofer Institute for Material and Beam Technology IWS

Friday, 20.09.2019

Biologisation of materials technology - natural fibre-based composites
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bohumil Kasal
Fraunhofer Institute for Wood Research - Wilhelm Klauditz Institute WKI

Opportunities and challenges of function-integrated lightweight construction
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thilo Bein
Fraunhofer Institute for Structural Durability and System Reliability LBF

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