IEK-1 participates in a wide variety of projects in the area of materials research and technology.
Sunfire - BMBF research project
Sunfire - Producing fuels from CO2 and H2O using renewable energy: The research project focuses on the development of high-temperature electrolysers and subsequent Fischer-Tropsch synthesis of liquid fuels from hydrogen and carbon dioxide.
The DEMOYS (Dense Membranes for Efficient Oxygen and Hydrogen Separation) project is concerned with the development of thin electron-ion-conducting membranes for efficient separation of oxygen and hydrogen.
Development, manufacturing and testing of high temperature resistant and rub-in permissive magnesia alumina spinel coatings with defined 3D interface structure and high cyclic life time for gas turbine components of aircraft engines.