Am Mühlenberg 1
Honorary Professor (Physics of Biomaterials), Universität Potsdam
Since 2004 Honorary Professor of Physics at Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin
Since 2003 Director of the Department of Biomaterials, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam
Biomimetic materials research. Structure function relation in biological materials. Bone and mineral research with biomedical applications: Bone material quality in osteoporosis treatment, materials aspects in bone regeneration. Mechanical properties and modeling of composite materials. Solid-state phase transformations. More than 270 Publications in scientific journals and books; numerous invited lectures at conferences.