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Stand: January 17, 2018

Dr.-Ing. Burkhard Jahnen

Programme Director
Engineering Sciences 1

E-Mail: Burkhard.Jahnen@dfg.de
Telephone: +49 (228) 885-2487
Telefax: +49 (228) 885-2777
Kennedyallee 40
53175 Bonn

Tasks and Responsibilities

General Responsibilities

ERA-NET Materials Science and Engineering (M-ERA.NET)

Scientific Areas of Responsibility

406-01 Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Materials
406-02 Synthesis and Properties of Functional Materials
406-04 Structuring and Functionalisation
406-05 Biomaterials

Scientific Areas of Responsibility (Deputy Contact)

405-01 Metallurgical and Thermal Processes, Thermomechanical Treatment of Materials
405-02 Sintered Metallic and Ceramic Materials
405-03 Composite Materials
405-04 Mechanical Behaviour of Construction Materials
405-05 Coating and Surface Technology
406-03 Microstructural Mechanical Properties of Materials

Coordinated Programmes (procedural matters)

Priority Programme

1594 Topological Engineering of Ultra-Strong Glasses
1599 Caloric effects in ferroic materials: New concepts for cooling
1713 Strong coupling of thermo-chemical and thermo-mechanical states in applied materials
1839 Tailored Disorder - A science- and engineering-based approach to materials design for advanced photonic applications
1959 Manipulation of matter controlled by electric and magnetic fields: Towards novel synthesis and processing routes of inorganic materials

Research Units

1650 Dislocation based Plasticity
1766 Hochtemperatur-Formgedächtnislegierungen - Von den Grundlagen zur Anwendung -
2180 Graded Implants for Tendon-Bone Junctions (“Graded Implants”)

Coordinated Programmes (scientific matters)


87 Pulsed high power plasmas for the synthesis of nanostructural functional layers

Cluster of Excellence

315 Engineering of Advanced Materials - Hierarchical Structure Formation for Functional Devices
1056 Center for Advancing Electronics Dresden (cfaed)

Collaborative Research Centre

761 Steel - ab initio Quantum mechanics guided design of new Fe based materials
917 Resistively Switching Chalcogenides for Future Electronics - Structure, Kinetics, and Device Scalability "Nanoswitches"
986 Tailor-Made Multi-Scale Materials Systems
1261 Magnetoelectric Sensors: From Composite Materials to Biomagnetic Diagnostics

Research Training Group

1554 Micro-Macro Interactions of Structured Media and Particle Systems
1896 In situ microscopy with electrons, X-rays and scanning probes
2154 Materials for Brain (M4B): Thin film functional materials for minimally invasive therapy of brain dieseases

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