Dr.-Ing. Joachim Kaschta, Akad. Dir.


Department of Materials Science and Engineering
Chair of Polymer Materials

Room: Room 1.72
Martensstr. 7
91058 Erlangen

1979 – 1985

Studies of Materials Science at the Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuremberg, degree: Dipl.-Ing. with distinction

Since 1985

Research Associate at the Chair of Polymer Materials of the Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg


Doctorate for Dr.-Ing. with distinction


Appointment to the Academic Council


Appointment to the Academic Board


Appointment as Academic Director

Experiences / activities

  • Head of analytics at the Department of Polymer Materials
  • Own research projects at the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG)
  • Management of the cooperation of the chair with national and international industrial partners
  • Reviewer for various journals
  • Seminar leader in the field of rheology and gel permeation chromatography
  • Consultant in patent litigation
  • Lecturer in the Haus der Technik, Otti, Fachakademie Esslingen and other educational institutions
  • More than 30 publications in international peer-reviewed journals

Vorlesung (VORL)

Vorlesung mit Übung (V/UE)

Praktikum (PR)

Übung (UE)

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Masterseminar (MAS)

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