Research Staff

The reinforcement fibre group currently employs 7 full time researchers as well as a number of technical staff, support staff and student assistants.

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Alexander Lüking

Alexander Lüking is the head of the reinforcement fibres group and member of the organizing committee of the International Glass Fibre Symposium. Key research areas include:

  • Glass Fibre Production Technology

  • Basalt Fibre Production Technology

  • In-situ thermoplastic coatings of glass fibres

  • Silica-Aerogel Fibres

Email: alexander.lueking@ita.rwth-aachen.de


Thilo Becker

Thilo Becker is the group leader of the inorganic fibres research group and the chair of the organizing committee of the Aachen Fibre Symposium. Key research areas include:

  • Glass Fibre Production Technology

  • Basalt Fibre Production Technology

  • Fibre breakage detection mechanisms

  • Sizing application (Glass & Basalt Fibres)

Email: thilo.becker@ita.rwth-aachen.de


Tim Röding

Mr. Tim Röding is the group leader of the carbon fibre research group. Key research areas include:

  • Stabilization of alternative Precursor Fibres

  • Carbonization of Precursor Fibres

Email: tim.roeding@ita.rwth-aachen.de


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Stefan Peterek

Mr. Stefan Peterek is a research associate in the carbon fibre research group. Key research areas include:

  • Solution Spinning of PAN-Fibres

  • Solution Spinning Technology

  • Silica-Aerogel Fibres

Email: stefan.peterek@ita.rwth-aachen.de


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Franz Pursche

Mr. Franz Pursche is a research associate in the carbon fibre research group. Key research areas include:

  • Thermal stabilization of PAN-Precursor Fibres

  • Carbonization of Precursor Fibres

  • Sizing Application (Carbon Fibres)

Email: franz.pursche@ita.rwth-aachen.de


Felix Pohlkemper

Mr. Felix Pohlkemper is a research associate in the carbon fibre research group. Key research areas include:

  • Thermal stabilization of PAN-Precursor fibres

  • Design of Stabilization Ovens

Email: felix.pohlkemper@ita.rwth-aachen.de


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Musa Akdere

Mr. Musa Akdere is a research associate in the carbon fibre research group. Key research areas include:

  • Simulation of Stabilization and Carbonization Processes

  • Simulation of Melt-Spinning Processes

Email: musa.akdere@ita.rwth-aachen.de


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Dr. Alexander Niecke

Dr. Alexander Niecke is a research associate in the inorganic fibres research group. Key research areas include:

  • Glass Fibre Production Technology

  • Basalt Fibre Production Technology

  • Mineral Fibres


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Markus Haag

Markus Haag is a research associate in the inorganic fibres research group with a background in chemistry. Key research areas include:

  • Sizing Development

  • Surface treatments

  • Fibre-Matrix interaction