Center for Structural Materials


The Center for Structural Materials consisting of the State Materials Testing Institute Darmstadt (MPA) and the Department and Institute of Materials Science (IfW) forms a powerful technical-scientific unit in research, teaching, development, testing and consulting at the Technical University of Darmstadt. It’s an independent competence center for the field of materials engineering of mechanical engineering, plant engineering as well as traffic engineering, medical technology and construction industry.

I am pleased to welcome you to our website and hope that you will find the information you are looking for. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us in person, by phone or by email.

Your Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Oechsner