Prizes and Awards 2020

Press Release IISB, November 04, 2020

Dr.-Ing. Christian Reiman und M.Sc. Kevin Schuck from Fraunhofer IISB in Erlangen took 3rd place in the DLR Challenge at this year's INNOspace Masters on the topic: "High temperature protective layers for space travel".

More information here


Press Release ISC, October 19, 2020

Dr. Sabine Amberg-Schwab, Expert Scientist Barrier Coatings, and her team have already been honoured several times for their sustainable material concepts, most recently in September with the German Packaging Award 2020 in gold and currently with the Sustainability Award 2020 from Packaging Europe.

More information onto Sustainability Award 2020 here


New managing director and deputy spokesman

Since June 1st, 2020 Dr. Carsten Gellermann from the Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research ISC in Wuerzburg is the new head of the office and deputy speaker.

From February 1st until May 31, 2020 Dr. Karl Mandel from the Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research ISC in Wuerzburg was the managing director and deputy spokesman. Dr. Karl Mandel had received and accepted a professorship at FAU Erlangen.

Dr. Karl-Heinz Haas, who had held this function for more than 15 years, goes into the rest phase of his partial retirement, but is still available for questions. The member institutes of Fraunhofer Nanotechnology FNT would like to thank him for this special commitment.

Fraunhofer Nanotechnology book

Book project "Introduction to the Nano Revolution"
© Fraunhofer Nanotechnology FNT

Book "Applied Nanotechnology"
The book is available only in German.

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Table of Content (PDF, 250 KB, in German)

This book is also available as e-book.