New employee

Since December, Fabian Weitenhagen has been supporting the working group in the area of bio-based building materials and is developing the initial work on polycondensation resins (Appl. Sci. 2020) further.

New publication

M. Brenner, O. Weichold Protein Hydrolysates from Biogenic Waste as an Ecological Flame Retarder and Binder for Fiberboards ACS Omega 2020, 5, 32227 (open access).


A. Jung, M. B. Endres, O. Weichold Polymers 2020 Zum Artikel→ Influence of Environmental Factors on the Swelling Capacities of Superabsorbent Polymers Used in Concrete ABSTRACT: Superabsorbent polymers (SAP) are of major interest as materials to control the cement hydration process. The swelling behavior of the SAPs significantly influences the performance of the resulting concrete […]

Bachelor thesis

Denis Clou Wir gratulieren zum erfolgreichen Abschluss der Bachelorarbeit Geflügelfedern als biobasierter Füllstoff in ElastomerlagernUse of poultry feathers as a bio-based filler in elastomer bearings

Bachelor thesis

Marvin Oomen Wir gratulieren zum erfolgreichen Abschluss der Bachelorarbeit Chitosanbasierte Interpolyelektrolytkomplexe zur OberflächenversiegelungChitosan-based interpolyelectrolyte complexes for surface sealing


M. Brenner, C. Popescu, O. Weichold Appl. Sci. 2020 Zum Artikel→ Anti-Frothing Effect of Poultry Feathers in Bio-Based, Polycondensation-Type Thermoset Composites ABSTRACT: The formation of polycondensation-type thermoset resins from natural reactants such as citric and glutaric acid, as well as 1,3-propanediol and glycerol, was studied. Monitoring the mass loss by thermogravimetric analysis (TGA) allowed the […]

Master thesis

Tim Mrohs Wir gratulieren zum erfolgreichen Abschluss der Masterarbeit Synthese von vernetzten Copolymerelektrolytgelen auf Basis von Diallyldimethylammoniumchlorid und -hydroxid Synthesis of crosslinked copolymer electrolyte gels based on diallyldimethylammonium chloride and -hydroxide