Michael Krause

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Dr. rer. nat. Michael Krause, Group leader of microstructure based material processing

Areas of research

Optimization of laser processes for sample preparation and precision machining with the help of high-resolution microstructural diagnostics

Development of glasses and glass ceramics on the basis of microstructure-property correlation

 

Scientific career

07/2018-today

Group Leader for Microstructure-Based Material Processing at the Fraunhofer Institute for Microstructure of Materials and Systems IMWS, Halle (Saale)

11/2016-06/2018

Team Leader for Laser Processing at the Fraunhofer Institute for Microstructure of Materials and Systems IMWS, Halle (Saale)

08/2013-11/2016

Team Leader for Surface Analysis at the Fraunhofer Institute for Microstructure of Materials and Systems IMWS, Halle (Saale)

06/2013

Doctorate on the topic “Spatially resolved analysis of lattice distortions in silicon nanostructures by means of electron backscatter diffraction” at Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg

05/2006-today

Research associate at the Fraunhofer Institute for Microstructure of Materials and Systems IMWS, Halle (Saale)

10/2000 - 04/2006    

Studies in Physics at Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg

 

Prizes and awards

06/2018

1st place, ÜV SÜD Innovation Prize for the development of microPREP, a laser-based tool for sample preparation in the context of microstructure diagnostics (together with the Nanomaterials and Nanoanalytics group and 3D-Micromac AG)

06/2013

Material Mechanics Prize (2nd place) of the Plansee-Mitsubishi Group

04/2007

Material Mechanics Prize (2nd place) of the Plansee Group