LCC student was awarded with CCeV study prize

The Carbon Composites e.V. (CCeV) celebrated their study prize award ceremony on the 18th of September 2017 at the 3rd International Composites Congress (ICC) in Stuttgart. The LCC student, Daniel Dickes, was awarded for his bachelor thesis “Isothermal correlation of the...[more]


Live presentation of LCC’s innovative ultrasonic resin mixing at JEC World 2017 in Paris

At the year’s biggest branch meeting, the JEC World fair in Paris (this year from March 14th -16th), the Chair of Carbon Composites (LCC) hosted the "TUM - Composites in Action" area bringing together various industry partners and presenting innovations from the field...[more]


LCC among this year's winners of JEC Innovation Award

Forward Engineering GmbH has applied on behalf of a project consortium consisting of KraussMaffei Technologies GmbH, Alpex Technologies GmbH, DIEFFENBACHER GMBH, SAERTEX GmbH & Co. KG, Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Albert Handtmann Metallgusswerk GmbH & Co. KG and the Chair...[more]


SGL Group extends funding for Carbon Composites Chair

SGL Group will renew its commitment to endowing the Chair of Carbon Composites (LCC) at the Technical University of Munich (TUM), which began eight years ago. The agreement for a six-year extension was signed by TUM president Prof. Wolfgang A. Herrmann and the SGL Group's CEO,...[more]


Team TESOS participates in next REXUS mission

PhD candidates and students of the Chair of Carbon Composites (LCC) and the Institute for Measurement Systems and Sensor Technology (MST) successfully applied to participate as team “TESOS” in the next mission of project “REXUS”.REXUS (Rocket Experiments for University Students)...[more]


First prize at the AVK-award ceremony for LCC

The Industrievereinigung Verstärkter Kunststoffe e.V. (AVK) celebrated their Innovation Award on the 28th November 2016 at the 2th Composite Congress during the 11th Composite Europe in Düsseldorf. The Chair of Carbon Composites (Technical University of Munich) won the category...[more]


Replacement of LLB courses starting next winter term

Prof. Baier (LLB) has retired on April 1st and therefore following lectures will be held by the Chair of Carbon Composites (LCC) starting next winter term. The lecture “Fiber Composites” will be replaced by the LCC course “Analysis and Design of Composite Structures”.The...[more]


European Conference on Composite Materials (ECCM17) in Munich

The 17th European Conference on Composite Materials“ (ECCM17) has been organized by the Chair of Carbon Composites and the Leading-Edge Cluster MAI Carbon, under the patronage of the European Society for Composite Materials (ESCM) from 26th to 30th of June at the Internation...[more]


JEC Innovation Award 2016 in the category “Helicopters“ for the project LEEToRB

The consortium of the EU funded project LEEToRB won the JEC Innovation Award 2016 in the category helicopters. From 2013 to 2015 a CFRP RTM tool with integrated heating for the manufacturing of helicopter rotor blades was developed. Compared to a conventional metallic tool this...[more]


Christian Heckel, M.Sc. - a graduate from LCC - awarded with “Nachwuchspreis Neue Werkstoffe 2016”

This year, the Cluster New Materials awarded M. Sc. Christian Heckel, a graduate from LCC, the “Nachwuchspreis Neue Werkstoffe 2016” for his excellent Master’s Thesis within the frame of the 15th Symposium “Material Innovativ” held on 23rd February 2016 in Würzburg. The Master’s...[more]