About us


Our seven research divisions at a glance

Institute Management

Director | Prof. Alexander Böker

Head of administration | Dipl.-Ing. Marina Hildenbrand

Strategy and Marketing | Prof. Dr. Dieter Hofmann



Prof. Dr. Alexander Böker | Director


Phone +49 331 568-1112



Contact persons of the research divisions and departments


Our competences for your progress

Facts and Figures

Institute’s budget 2018 |
around 22.5 million euros

External sources |
15.9 million euros


Headquarter in Potsdam-Golm  


Schkopau | Schwarzheide | Teltow | Wildau | Hamburg  

Conference Center

The conference center is available for national and international conferences, workshops and network meetings.

Application Center

for Innovative Polymer Technologies


Here, we deepen and expand our core competencies in the field of synthetic and biobased polymers and functional materials.

Advisory Board

The advisory board advises and supports the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft as well the Institute's director.


The database Fraunhofer-Publica documents the research-related publications and patents of the Fraunhofer IAP.


Networks and

Fraunhofer cooperations, membership in associations, alliances and networks, participation in professional organizations and bodies.