Director of Institute


Executive Positions

  • National Academy of Science and Engineering (acatec) deputy spokesman in Materials Science and Engineering since 2022 
  • President (Science) of the German Society for Materials „DGM“ (2019-2020)
  • Board of Directors International Metallographic Society  (IMS) of the American Society for Materials (ASM, USA, 2016-2019)
  • Executive Board of Directors of the Universitätsgesellschaft des Saarlandes
  • Research Mentor for DFG support programmes in Materials Science and Engineering at Universität des Saarlandes

Field of Work


Awards and Honors