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PD Dr.-Ing. Georg Mauer

PD Dr. Georg Mauer
Team leader
Phone: +49 2461 61-5671

Head Thermal Spray Technology Team

Born 1960, German citizenship

Gruppenleiter Thermische Spritztechnik: Dr. Georg Mauer

Research fields

Thermal Spray Technology:

• Thermal coating technologies
• Process diagnostics
• Barrier coatings and functional layers for energy technology

Positions and education
1980 - 1986 Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, RWTH Aachen University
1986 - 1989Scientific Assistant and PhD, RWTH Aachen University, WZL
1989 - 1992Chief Engineer, RWTH Aachen University, WZL
1992 - 2005Management, MVT GmbH, Viersen
2005 -2008Scientist, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, IEK-1
since 2008Head of Thermal Coating Technology Team, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH, IEK-1
2018Habilitation at TU Dortmund University, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering

Activities in the scientific community, honors, awards
1986Springorum Denkmünze, RWTH Aachen
1990Borchers-Plakette, RWTH Aachen
Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft für Produktionstechnik
since 2007Member of American Society of Materials International and Thermal Spray Society
2012Best paper award, International Thermal Spray Conference
since 2013Member of the Editorial Committee and Associate Editor of Journal of Thermal Spray Technology
since 2014Lectureship at the TU Dortmund University, Chair of Materials Technology
2014Best Paper Award Journal Thermal Spray Technology Vol. 22
2016Best Paper Award Journal Thermal Spray Technology Vol. 24
periodically Referee for DFG, reviewer for numerous journals

Articles in international journals
H-index (Google scholar): 24
more than 100 publications, 411 citations in 2018