SUSTAINABLE MATERIALS AND RECYCLING TECHNOLOGY


Research Fields

The research in the field of sustainable materials and recycling technologies is devoted to the following topics:

  • Innovative polymers for sustainable energy production and storage
  • Green engineering with polymeric materials
  • Green composites based on natural fibers and biogenic resin systems
  • Waste prevention, end-of-life scenarios and recycling technology

Research Summaries

Functional hierarchical composites for structural applications
Functional hierarchical composites for structural applications
Mechanical recycling of technical bio-polymers
Mechanical recycling of technical bio-polymers
Ageing of thermoplastic polyurethanes
Ageing of thermoplastic polyurethanes
Bioplastics for solar-thermal applications
Bioplastics for solar-thermal applications
Functional polymers for latent heat storage
Functional polymers for latent heat storage
Hemp based composites
Hemp based composites
Mechanical recyclability of technical biopolymers
Mechanical recyclability of technical biopolymers
Plastics for electrotechnical applications
Plastics for electrotechnical applications
Polymeric latent heat storages
Polymeric latent heat storages
Polymeric nanocomposites
Polymeric nanocomposites
Production and performance of PLA staple fibers
Production and performance of PLA staple fibers
Switchable polymers for oberheating protection
Switchable polymers for oberheating protection
Functional polymeric materials for energy technology
Functional polymeric materials for energy technology
Composites based on renewable ressources
Composites based on renewable ressources
Bioplastics for solar applications
Bioplastics for solar applications