Germany, Bayreuth

Material Science

when 14 July 2014 - 18 July 2014
duration 1 week
credits 6 ECTS
fee EUR 980

Monday, July 14


- Polymer Engineering composites

- Polymer Engineering

- Polymeric Materials and Polymer Technologies

- Sustainable Development

Tuesday, July 15


- Polymeric Materials for Renewable Energy Technologies

- Polymeric Materials for Renewable Energy Technologies

- Raw Material Availability, Plastics Waste & Litter and Recycling

- Sustainable Development Strategies in the Polymer Industry and Science

Wednesday, July 16


- Acoustic emission as tool for failure and damage assessment in composites

- Fracture and fatigue behavior of injection-molded discontinuous fiber-reinforced composites

- Industry Tour New Materials Bayreuth GmbH

Thursday, July 17


- Thermoplastic composites

- Novel thermosetting polymers“

- Production of fiber-reinforced thermosets

- Practical Course: Extrusion of thermoplastic foils

Friday, July 18

- Thermoplastic nanocomposites

- Introduction toPolymerfoams ascore materials

- Polymerfoams-Perspective and Trends

Course leader


Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.mont. Reinhold W. Lang (Johannes Kepler University Linz, Institute of Polymeric Materials and Testing)

Prof. Dr. h.c. Karger-Kocsis József (Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Department of Polymer Enginee

Credits info

Students can obtain up to 6 ECTS: 3 ECTS credits for active participation and 3 ECTS for passing of the final oral examination.

Fee info

EUR 980: The normal participation fee is 980 EUR
EUR 500: Students coming from partner universities pay 500 EUR