Author Archives: Silke Ludewigs

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Night of the Sciences Hamburg

On November 4th 2017, more than 50 universities, research institutes, universities of applied science, and technology-oriented companies in Hamburg and metropolitan are opening their doors between 17:00 and 24:00. With over 1.000 programme items, local scientists and researchers from universities and research institutes invite you to come and be amazed! Night of the Sciences Hamburg […]

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10th World Congress of Chemical Engineering

10th World Congress of Chemical Engineering (WCCE 2017) took place on October 1-5, 2017 in Barcelona, Spain. The event aimed to provide an opportunity for participants to exchange new ideas and information on many important issues in chemical engineering. Lecturers came from both from academia and industry. The event took place in conjunction with the […]

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New plant for producing aerogels built in TUHH’s pilot and research facility

  A new plant for producing aerogels – highly porous nanoparticles – has been built in the technology centre at Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH). The plant, jointly financed by the EU research project “NanoHybrids” and by industry, enables prototype aerogels to be produced for direct industrial tests for the first time.The skill and experience […]

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6-month trainee position available at Centre for Materials Forming (CEMEF) of MINES ParisTech

CEMEF is looking for a trainee to work “Cellulose aerogel beads” in the frame of European project “Nanohybrids”. During this internship, the student will prepare aerogels from cellulose solutions using “green solvents”, NaOH-water and ionic liquids, and make beads of different sizes. The preparation of hybrid organic-inorganic aerogels will also be considered. Various methods of […]

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Aerogels – the world’s lightest solids: International project meeting of NanoHybrids at TUHH

The EU research project NanoHybrids, uniting well-known partners from European research and industry, can report its first successes: New methods have been developed for manufacturing organic and hybrid aerogels and they have already been used to produce initial small quantities of organic aerogels. Industry and research partners have cooperated closely to achieve this. Thus significant […]

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