Institute of Glass and Ceramics

Department of Materials Science and Engineering

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BSc / MSc Thesis Projects

We have international cooperations with different universities especially with

  • Limoges, France: Possibility Bachelor and Master Thesis
  • Nagoya, Japan: Possibility Bachelor and Master Thesis
  • Florianopolis, Brasil: Possibility Bachelor and Master Thesis
  • Penn State, USA: Possibility Bachelor and Master Thesis

Status of possible projects: 06.02.2017

Glass –  Prof. Dr. Dominique de Ligny

MSc Projects
Towards extra clear glasses, evolution of local defects in glasses with redox melting conditions
Brillouin spectroscopy mapping: developing a new experimental setup

BSc Projects
Making ultra-strong glasses
Glasses memory a promising way to track glass processing

 

Cellular Ceramics and Simuation – Dr. Tobias Fey

BSc / MSc Projects (Topic can be extended from BSc to MSc)
– Characterisation of cellular Ceramics
– Fabrication of freeze casting porous ceramics
– Fabrication of lead free porous ceramics
– Simulation of mechanical/thermal properties of porous ceramics

 

Ceramics – Prof. Dr. Peter Greil

No open projects at the moment

 

Generative Processing – PD Dr. Nahum Travitzky

MSc Projects
–Impedanzspektroskopische Untersuchung der Hochtemperaturleitfähigkeit von papierabgeleitetem Aluminiumoxid und Zirkonoxid
–Einfluss der Grenzschicht auf die mechanischen und thermischen Eigenschaften papierabgeleiteter keramischer Mehrlagenstrukturen
–Untersuchung von Partikelorientierung beim Robocasting

 

Functional Ceramics – Prof. Dr. Kyle G. Webber

BSc/MSc Projects
–Reconstructing the electrostrictive coefficient of perovskite ferroelectrics
–Anhysteretic behavior of lead-free ferroelectrics
–Influence of temperature on the piezoelectric behavior of lead-free ferroelectrics

 

Biomimetic Materials – Prof. Dr. Stephan E. Wolf

No open projects at the moment