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Recently, our colleague Alexander Seidel attended the plenary assembly of the platform MaterialDigital at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology. Over the two days, research partners from academia and industry came together to exchange about the current state of ongoing projects in…

The LCC congratulates Dr.-Ing. Dennis Bublitz on his successful doctorate. His dissertation is entitled “A material model for the compaction process simulation of carbon fibre preforms” and examines the compaction of textiles in the manufacturing process as well as its influence…

During a research stay of three months at the Innovative Composite Center (ICC) in Kanazawa, Japan, our colleague Anna Julia Imbsweiler had the chance to work with the research group of Professor Kiyoshi Uzawa. During the research stay our colleague and Dr Takehiro Shirai…

The Chair of Carbon Composites spent two days at the TUM Research Station in Berchtesgaden at the end of July. With a magnificent view over the Berchtesgaden Alps, talks were organized on current research fields and workshops were held related to the topics Artificial…

On July 18, 2023, two members of the Chair of Carbon Composites went on a visit to the project partners of the renowned Leibniz-Institut für Verbundwerkstoffe (IVW) in Kaiserslautern. The occasion of this meeting was the joint project "Material efficient and cycle time optimized…

WARR @ TUMLCC

As the Chair of Carbon Composites at the Technical University of Munich, we are proud to have been a part of the remarkable journey and achievement in WARR's hybrid propulsion rockets. The evolution began in the 1960s with the Barbarella rocket, and now the EX-3 sets its sights…

The practical course in Materials and Process Technologies for Carbon Composites came to an end with a visit to GKN Aerospace. In addition to the theoretical studies of high-performance components made of fiber composites, the students were able to take part in excursions to a…

Due to the uncertain weather the traditional boating trip on the Isar had to be cancelled this year. Instead, we went to the go-kart track, where an exciting race was held. Since the weather was quite friendly afterwards, it was spontaneously decided to visit the “Siedlerfest” in…

The students of the Scientific Workgroup for Rocketry and Spaceflight (WARR) are ready for the launch of their latest research rocket EX-4 as part of the Spaceport America Cup. In months of work, they manufactured large parts of the CFRP structure of the rocket at the Chair of…

At TUM’s 9th Campus Run on May 10, LCC presented its team spirit from a sports perspective: Eleven colleagues (as many as never before!) accepted the challenge to compete against other students, alumni and staff of TUM. The light rain of the day made parts of the two courses…