27 September 2018

VDMA/Paul Schlack prize

For his groundbreaking work on the implementation of graphene in next-generation textiles, AMIBM postdoc Dr. Benjamin Weise was awarded two PhD prices: At first, the Paul Schlack Man-Made Fiber Award 2018 was dedicated to Dr. Weise during the opening session of the annually held Global Fiber Convention (GFC) in Dornbirn/Austria from September 13-15. Furthermore, the Walter Reiners Foundation of the German Textile Machinery Association (VDMA) awarded its PhD Dissertation Price to Dr. Weise on the occasion of the textile machinery convention which took place on September 18, 2018, at DCC in Aachen.