Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Polymer Research IAP

WE MAKE MATERIALS FIT FOR THE FUTURE!

Creative solutions are the key to overcoming the challenges of the present and the future - whether they be climate change, pandemics, the energy transition, structural change or new mobility concepts.

Fraunhofer IAP tackles these challenges through innovative materials, processes and technologies, targeting the entire value chain - from the idea to the customized prototype.

 

 

BIOECONOMY and
SUSTAINABILITY

 

We tap sustainable raw materials and enable a circular economy to reduce dependency on fossil energy sources.

 

ENERGY TRANSITION
and MOBILITY

 

The integration of innovative materials into components and products is a key to the energy transition and the evolution of new mobility concepts.

 

HEALTH and
QUALITY of LIFE

 

From arteries to wrist: For new active ingredients, products and processes for medicine, medical technology and cosmetics, we offer individual solutions from a single source.

 

INDUSTRY and
TECHNOLOGY

 

We are your competent partner along the value chain: from innovative materials to market-relevant prototypes.

NEWS

 

The Fraunhofer IAP has developed rapidly in 30 years. Here we tell you where we come from and where we are going.

 

Personalized medicine: 3D printing enables tissue with customized shape

MEDICA 2021 | Nov 12, 2021

 

From medical applications to sporting goods

Biocompatible and sustainable plastics - Isocyanate-free polyurethanes at MEDICA 2021 | Nov 1, 2021

 

4D printing: heat shrinks printed objects

Oct 29, 2021

 

Indoor Air: How to eliminate viruses effectively

Oct 6, 2021

 

New catalysts for fuel cells: efficient and with consistently high quality

Sep 30, 2021

 

 

 

Original or fake?

Counterfeit-proof and unique identification shows authenticity of products. | Sep 15, 2021

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CONTACT

Fraunhofer IAP

Potsdam Science Park

Geiselbergstraße 69
14476 Potsdam
Germany

Phone +49 331 568-1000
Fax +49 331 568-3000

Director

Prof. Dr. Alexander Böker

 

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