Customer and Applicants of FASEP Systems

Our customers are reknown suppliers of polymers and polymer products as well as testing laboratories. Universities and research institutes measuring fiber reinforced polymers with FASEP Systems.


Celanese-Ticona Germany, USA, Hongkong
Albis Plastic GmbH Germany
EMS-Chemie AG Schweiz
Brose Fahrzeugteile GmbH & Co. Germany
Polymerphys IK GmbH Germany
Kompetenzzentrum Holz Austria
University of Strathclyde UK
Hochschule Darmstadt Germany
Universität Bayreuth Germany
RWTH Aachen Germany
Kingfa Scientific and Technological Co.,Ltd. China
Beijing University of Chemical Technology Department College of Materials Science and Engineering, China
TU Chemnitz Germany
TITK Thüringisches Institut für Textil- und Kunststoff-Forschung e.V. Germany
Hochschule Rosenheim Germany
Université Bretagne Sud France
Fraunhofer ICT Germany
TCKT Transfercenter für Kunststofftechnik GmbH Austria

Scientific Publications and Patents using FASEP Systems

Robert Maertens, Wilfried V. Liebig, Peter Elsner, Kay A. Weidenmann Fraunhofer Institute for Chemical Technology ICT, Augsburg University Institute for Materials Resource Management MRM: Compounding of Short Fiber Reinforced Phenolic Resin byUsing Specific Mechanical Energy Input as a ProcessControl Parameter in: J. Compos. Sci.2021,5, 127.

Robert Maertens, Annalena Hees, Ludwig Schoettl, Wilfried Liebig, Peter Elsner, Kay Andre Weidenmann, Fraunhofer Institute for Chemical Technology ICT, Augsburg University Institute for Materials Resource Management MRM: Fiber shortening during injection molding of glass fiber-reinforced phenolic molding compounds: fiber length measurement method development and validation in: Polymer-Plastics Technology and Materials, 60:8, 872-885, DOI: 10.1080/25740881.2020.1867170

Lukas Knorr, Robert Setter, Dominik Rietzel, Katrin Wudy and Tim Osswald, Institute of Polymer Technology, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Department of Additive Manufacturing BMW Group, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Munich, Mechanical Engineering Department, Polymer Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison: Comparative Analysis of the Impact of Additively Manufactured Polymer Tools on the Fiber Configuration of Injection Molded Long-Fiber-Reinforced Thermoplastics in: J. Compos. Sci. 2020, 4(3), 136;

Blanca Maria Lekube, Wolfgang Hermann, Christoph Burgstaller, Transfercenter für Kunststofftechnik GmbH Wels and IFG Asota GmbH Linz: Partially compacted polypropylene glass fiber non-woven composite: Influence of processing, porosity and fiber length on mechanical properties and modeling in: Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, Volume 135, August 2020, 105939

Stephan Schwarz, Thomas Höftberger, Christoph Burgstaller, Andreas Hackl, Clemens Schwarzinger, Institute for Chemical Technology of Organic Materials, Johannes Kepler University, Linz, Transfercenter für Kunststofftechnik, Wels and Next Generation Elements, Feldkirchen, Austria: Pyrolytic Recycling of Carbon Fibers from Prepregs and Their Use in Polyamide Composites in: Open Journal of Composite Materials, 2020, 10, 92-105

Matea Perić, Robert Putz and Christian Paulik, Kompetenzzentrum Holz GmbH, Linz und Johannes Kepler University Linz: 3D-Printed PLA Filaments Reinforced with Nanofibrillated Cellulose in: Journal of Renewable Materials 2020, vol.8, no.7

Christoph Lohr, Björn Beck, Frank Henning, Kay André Weidenmann, Peter Elsner, Institute of Applied Materials of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology and Fraunhofer Institute for Chemical Technology Pfinztal: Mechanical properties of foamed long glass fiber reinforced polyphenylene sulfide integral sandwich structures manufactured by direct thermoplastic foam injection molding in: Composite Structures, Volume 220, 15 July 2019, Pages 371-385

Florian Tautenhain, Sebastian Buschbeck, Dr. Claudia Reichelt, Dr.-Ing. Roman Rinberg, Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Prof. h. c. Dr. h. c. Prof. Lothar Kroll, Institut für Strukturleichtbau und Kunststoffverarbeitung an der TU Chemnitz: Bio für die Technik - Basaltfaserverstärkte biobasierte Polyamide für stark beanspruchte Anwendungen in: Kunststoffe 1/2019, Carl Hanser Verlag, München

J. Stiller, D. Nestler, E. Päßler, F. Kempe, H. Wätzig, H. Ahmad, L. Kroll, M. Sommer, G. Wagner, Nachwuchsforschergruppe FiberCer an der TU Chemnitz: Modification of the Thermoset Injection Moulding Process for Shaping to Increase the Fibre Length in C/C-SiC Ceramics Produced by the LSI Process in: Key Engineering Materials, Vol. 809, pp 153-160, 2019

J. Stiller, D. Nestler, E. Päßler, F. Kempe, H. Wätzig, H. Ahmad, L. Kroll, M. Sommer, G. Wagner, Nachwuchsforschergruppe FiberCer an der TU Chemnitz: Untersuchungen zur Erhöhung der Faserlänge in C/C-SiC-Keramiken nach dem LSI-Verfahren hergestellt durch Duroplastspritzgießen, Poster 2019

Ting Wu, Zhao-xia Huang, Da-zhong Wang, Jin-ping Qu, Guangdong Provincial Key Laboratory of Technique and Equipment for Macromelecular Advanced Manufaturing, National Engineering Research Center of Novel Equipment for Polymer Processing, Key Laboratory of Polymer Processing Engineering, Ministry of Education, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, Guangdong, China: Effect of continuous elongational flow on structure and properties of short glass fiber reinforced polyamide 6 composites in: Advanced Industrial and Engineering Polymer Research 2 (2019) 93-101

C. Pretschuh, M. Jerabek, K. Renner, D. Salaberger, T. Lummerstorfer, Competence Centre for Wood Composites and Wood Chemistry, Borealis Polyolefine GmbH, Department of Physical Chemistry and Materials Science, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Research Group Computed Tomography, FH Wels, University of Applied Sciences Upper Austria: IMPACT STRENGTH IMPROVEMENT OF PP BASED WPC BY HYBRIDIZATION WITH PP IMPREGNATED PET FIBER in: 18th European Conference on Composite Materials Athens, Greece, 24-28th June 2018

Yuyang Song, Umesh Gandhi, Takeshi Sekito, Uday K. Vaidya, Jim Hsu, Anthony Yang and Tim Osswald, Toyota Research Institute North America, Material Creation & Analysis Department, Toyota Motor Corporation, Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Biomedical Engineering, University of Tennessee, Moldex3d Northern America Inc., Polymer Engineering Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison: A Novel CAE Method for Compression Molding Simulation of Carbon Fiber-Reinforced Thermoplastic Composite Sheet Materials in: Journal of Composites Science 2018, 2, 33

Roman Rinberg, Tobias Hartmann, Anton Nikiforov, Anton Doynikov, Svetoslav Volfson, Lothar Kroll, Department of Lightweight Structures and Polymer Technology Chemnitz University of Technology und Department of Chemistry and Technology of Elastomer Processing Kazan National Research Technological University: Investigation of bio-based polyamide with short fibers for lightweight structures in: Technologies for Lightweight Structures 1(2) (2017), pp. 147–156

Hans-Jürgen Luger, Thomas Köpplmayr, Lukas Sobczak, Andreas Haider, Jürgen Miethlinger, Institute of Polymer Extrusion and Compounding, Johannes Kepler University Linz, Profactor GmbH Steyr-Gleink, Kompetenzzentrum Holz GmbH Linz: Elongational rheology of glass-fiber and natural-fiber-reinforced polypropylenes witha novel online rheometer in: AIP Conference Proceedings 1914, 110002 (2017)

Daohai Zhang, Min He, Shuhao Qin and Jie Yu, Department of Polymer Materials and Engineering, College of Materials and Metallurgy, Guizhou University, Guiyang 550025, China und National Engineering Research Center for Compounding and Modification of Polymer Materials, Guiyang 550014, China: Effect of fiber length and dispersion on properties of long glass fiber reinforced thermoplastic composites based on poly(butylene terephthalate) in: The Royal Society of Chemistry RSC Adv., 2017, Vol. 7


U. Nagel, L. Yang, C. C. Kao, J. L. Thomason, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering and Design, Manufacture and Engineering Management, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow: Effects of thermal recycling temperatures on the reinforcement potential of glass fibers in:, 2016

Sebastian Goris and Tim A. Osswald, Polymer Engineering Center (PEC), University of Wisconsin-Madison: PROGRESS ON THE CHARACTERIZATION OF THE PROCESS-INDUCED FIBER MICROSTRUCTURE OF LONG GLASS FIBER-REINFORCED THERMOPLASTICS in: unknown, 2016, the paper won the 2016 SPE ACCE Dr. Jackie Rehkopf Best Paper Award

Dissertation: M.Eng. Thomas Birr, TU Berlin 2016: Verarbeitung von langglasfaserverstärkten Thermoplasten für Spritzgussanwendungen auf dem Planetwalzenextruder Berlin 2016

Melanie Rohde-Tibitanzl: Direct Processing of Long Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastic Composites and Their Mechanical Behavior under Static and Dynamic Load Carl-Hanser-Verlag 2016

Dipl.-Ing. Jens van Haag; Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Hopmann: Länger simulieren - Ein neues Rechenmodell erlaubt die Festigkeitsvorhersage langfaserverstärkter Thermoplaste durch integrative Simulation Kunststoffe 01/2016

Yahui Tan, Xiaodong Wang and Dezhen Wu, Beijing University of Chemical Technology Department College of Materials Science and Engineering: Preparation, microstructures, and properties of long-glass-fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composites based on polycarbonate/poly(butylene terephthalate) alloys in: Journal of Reinforced Plastics and Composites 34(21), August 2015

A. Lepschi, I. Burzic, L. Sobczak and J. Miethlinger, Johannes Kepler University and Kompetentzzentrum Holz GmbH (Wood K plus), Linz: Fiber Length Shortening and Fluorescence Spectroscopy as Characterization Method for Distributive and Dispersive Mixing in a Co-rotating Twin Screw Extruder in: Proceedings of the Regional Conference Graz 2015

Christoph Unterweger Faserlängenvermessung mittels FASEP WOOD Nachrichten 186. Ausgabe, 5. Februar 2015

Ulf Nagel, Eduardo Saez Rodriguez, James Thomason, Chih-Chuan Kao, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow: Regeneration of thermally recycled lass fibre for cost-effective composite recycling : Performance of composites based on PP and Recovered glass fibre. In: 16th European Conference on Composite Materials, ICCM16, 2014-06-22 - 2014-06-26, Seville.

Master Thesis: DI Christoph Unterweger, Johannes Kepler University Linz 2014: Faserverstärkte Polypropylenverbunde: Einfluss des Fasertyps, der Faserlänge und der Faser/Matrix-Haftung auf die mechanischen Eigenschaften

U.Nagel, C. C.Kao, J. L. Thomason, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow: Study on properties of composites reinforced by heat treated glass fibres siumlating thermal recycling conditions in: 19th International Conference on Composite Materials, 2013-07-28 - 2013-08-02, Montréal

M. Rohde, A. Ebel, F. Wolff-Fabris, V. Altstädt, University of Bayreuth: Influence of Processing Parameters on the Fiber Length and Impact Properties of Injection Molded Long Glass Fiber Reinforced Polypropylene in: Intern. Polymer Processing XXVI p.292-303, Carl-Hanser-Verlag, 2011

Mark R. Hartwich; Norbert Höhn; Helga Mayr; Konrad Sandau and Ralph Stengler: "FASEP ultra-automated analysis of fibre length distribution in glass-fibre-reinforced products", Proc. SPIE 7389, Optical Measurement Systems for Industrial Inspection VI, 738921 (June 15, 2009); doi:10.1117/12.827503;

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Ralph Stengler, Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Konrad Sandau, Dipl.-Ing. Mark Rafael Hartwich, Dipl.-Ing. Norbert Höhn, Dipl. Ing. Helga Mayr: Neuartige Prozessplanung und -steuerung bei der Verarbeitung von Langfaserverstärkten Thermoplasten (LFT) mittels einer neuen bildanalytischen Bestimmung von Faserlängenverteilungen Querschnitt Ausgabe 23 | März 2009

Patent US 20090042011 A1 by Frank Jaarmsa: Fiber Reinforced Cellular Foam Product published 12 Feb 2009