Research Topics

Generation of molten metal droplets with a high-temperature droplet generator

Disperse phase transition processes

  • Generic experiments with single droplets

  • Atomization processes for metallic melts 

  • Modeling of droplet processes with solidification

  • Experimental and numerical investigation of additive manufacturing processes

  • Determination of thermophysical material values

  • Process strategies for advanced materials

  • Development of sustainability strategies for materials synthesis

Reaktive Sprühtechnik

Reactive Spray

  •  Reactor design with nozzle development and layout
  •  Integrated aerosol processes (mixing, functionalization, material transformation in disperse state in the gas phase)
  •  In-situ production of porous layers for highly sensitive and especially selective MOX gas sensors
  •  Design of novel catalytic component
  •  Design of nanomaterials for the investigation of specific nano-bio-interactions
  •  Nanoparticles Aerosol Transport and deposition
Additive Fertigung

Processing of Functional Materials

  • Additive Manufacturing of Structural and Functional Materials
  • Liquid Metal and Chemical Dealloying
  • Design of Porous Functional Materials
  • 3D-printing of Magnetic Materials
  • Design of Materials for Catalysis
  • Design of Biomedical Materials
  • Design of Materials for Energy Storage

Multiphase Flow, Heat and Mass Transfer

  • Gas-particle interactions in disperse systems
  • Structure formation in multiphase flow systems
  • Jets and sprays
  • Atomization of complex rheological fluids
  • Particle production, conditioning and handling
  • Multiphase flow on and in porous structures
  • Heat and mass transfer in multiphase processes
  • Quenching and cooling processes
  • Ultrasonic applications in disperse systems