Highlights 2023


Welcome address

Institute Director Prof. Dr. Erica Lilleodden looks back on the year 2023 at the Fraunhofer IMWS.

Selected research highlights


Reliable polymer-based cases for the protection of power electronics components


Power semiconductors made of gallium nitride increase energy efficiency and save resources


How cleaning agents can damage photovoltaic modules


Digital twin can reduce operating costs of solar parks


Laser writing of microlenses for polymer-based high-performance optics


Novel high-performance polyamide tapes with unidirectional glass fiber reinforcement


AI-based solutions to reduce microplastic emissions from tire wear


Development of Sustainable Parts from Continuous Natural Fiber-Reinforced Thermoplastics


Materials research for dental care


Innovative Bioinks for 3D-Bioprinting


New method for defect diagnosis in PEM and AEM electrolyzers


Scalable solutions for green hydrogen production in South Africa


More accurate predictions for thermal management

Facts and figures

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