Research topics

Subject areas

  • Biofunctional surfaces, structures and layer systems for biomedicine
  • Bioanalytics and biotechnology, layer adhesion, technology
  • Functionalisation & refinement of plastics, surface activation
  • Coating Technologies for Power Engineering, Optoelectronics & Optics
  • Tribological coatings, coating properties, analytics & process understanding


  • Biomedical technology, prosthetics, implantology, bioprocess technology
  • Regenerative medicine, personalised medicine, biosensor technology, chip technologies
  • Energy storage, photovoltaics, catalysis, battery & fuel cell
  • Sensor technology, OLED, microsystems technology, MEMS, sterile technology
  • Large surface coating, architecture, optics, film coating
  • Automotive, energy storage, electronics