Organizational structureThe Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research ISC

Materials chemistry
Materials chemistry

The focus of the cluster Materials Chemistry is on chemical (nano-) technology for the manufacture of inorganic or hybrid materials and the processing and forming thereof into layers, fibers, capsules or powders. more

Application Technology
Application Technology

The cluster Application Technology comprises the areas of dental and micro-medicine, optics and electronics as well as glass and mineral materials.  more

Competency Cluster Services
Competency Cluster Services

This cluster of the Fraunhofer ISC makes the technical competence in the fields of analysis, testing, and characterization of materials available to the development and construction of scientific devices and to the training and knowledge transfer programs. more

Center Smart Materials CeSMa
Center Smart Materials CeSMa

The Center Smart Materials (CeSMa) is located at the Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research ISC in Würzburg, Germany and receives funding from the Bavarian State Ministry for Economic Affairs, Infrastructure, Transport and Technology. more

Center for Applied Electrochemistry ZfAE
Center for Applied Electrochemistry ZfAE

The Center for Applied  Electrochemistry is your partner for the development and optimization of materials
and processes for batteries. The Center is part of the Fraunhofer ISC and the Fraunhofer R&D Center for Electromobility Bavaria. The Fraunhofer ISC plays a leading role in the field of innovative materials and belongs to the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft, the biggest organization for applied research in Europe. more

Fraunhofer-Attract group»3DNanoCell«
Fraunhofer-Attract group»3DNanoCell«

The Fraunhofer Attract group >>3DNanoCell<< is led by Prof. Dr. Doris Heinrich at the Fraunhofer Institute. With the Fraunhofer Attract program Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft is supporting young scientists in order to enable the further development of their ideas in Fraunhofer Institutes for the industrial application. more

Fraunhofer-Center for High Temperature Materials and Design HTL
Fraunhofer-Center for High Temperature Materials and Design HTL

The Fraunhofer Center for High Temperature Materials and Design HTL offers applied R&D for materials that are used and/or manufactured at high temperatures. Principal areas of research are ceramic composites, ceramic fibers, and high-performance ceramics.  more

Fraunhofer Project Group for Materials Recycling and Resource Strategies IWKS
Fraunhofer Project Group for Materials Recycling and Resource Strategies IWKS

Against the background of ever more scarce and expensive raw materials, the Fraunhofer Project Group for Materials Recycling and Resource Strategies IWKS was created under the mantle of the Fraunhofer Institute for Silicate Research ISC on 5 September 2011.  more