JKU-IPEC Polymer Extrusion and Compounding

JKU - Johannes Kepler University Linz

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Core facility (CF)

Short Description

The Institute of Polymer Extrusion and Compounding (ipec) focuses on research in process-, product- as well as material technology with the intention to increase the efficiency in production and savings of resources.

Contact Person

Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. Georg Steinbichler

Research Services

Single screw extrusion
Twin screw extrusion
Compounding
Recycling
Industry 4.0
Rheological characterization:
a) Continious online rheometer (slit rheometer, elongational rheometer)
b) discontinious rheometer (rotational rheometer, high pressure capillary rheometer)
Co-extrusion:
a) Pipe, profile, sheet extrusion
b) CFD Simulation
c) Ansys Workbench

Methods & Expertise for Research Infrastructure

Screw modeling, CFD Simulation, compounding, process analytics, smart data mining

Equipment

Univ.-Prof. DI Dr. Georg Steinbichler
Institute of Polymer Extrusion and Compounding
+43 732 2468 6600
georg.steinbichler@jku.at
http://www.extrusion.jku.at
Upon appointment, for information, see JKU website: http://www.jku.at/ipec/.
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SML
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Greiner
Erema
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AZO
Leistritz Extrusionstechnik
Battenfeld-cincinnati
EMO
Borealis
Brabender Technolgie
Esde
Soplar
Unicor
Wood K-Plus
Senoplast
Extrunet
Semperit