11th Workgroup Meeting “Hybrid Thermoplastic Composites”


Interactive Video Conference


October 20th, 2020

13:00 – 16:30h



13:00 Welcome and Introduction
Dr. Kai Fischer | Aachen Center for integrative Lightweight Production – AZL
13:15 Impulses from participants to new products/ project Ideas/ technologies/ observed trends

  • Flame retardant properties of Durethan®-overmolded Tepex®-Sheets | Dr. Klaus Vonberg | LANXESS Deutschland GmbH
  • Production of Aluminum Filaments for the Heating of Composites | Alexander Lüking | Fibrecoat GmbH
  • Introduction of Engineering Plastic Particle Foams, SunForceTM – Possibility of Combination with Surface Materials | Kyo Schmitt | Asahi Kasei Europe GmbH
  • Have you met Xelis? A pitch on thermoplastic composite processing at Xelis | Stephan Tiede | Xelis GmbH
  • High Power Diode Lasers in CFRP Applications | Simon Britten | Laserline GmbH
13:55 Technology- and market monitoring related to HTC
Philipp Striet | Aachen Center for integrative Lightweight Production – AZL
14:05 Focus study on welding HTC
Philipp Striet | Aachen Center for integrative Lightweight Production – AZL
14:20 Multifunctional fuselage demonstrator based on thermoplastic primary structure – definition, architecture and industrialization
Marek Beresinski | Airbus Operations GmbH
14:50 Manufacturing of an automotive rear seat structure with one shot hybrid thermoplastic composites
Thierry Renault | Faurecia
15:10 Fast compression molding by induction for TP composites
Edouard Philippe | Roctool
15:30 Using CF-PEKK tapes in additive manufacturing for serial structural parts in aerospace and medical instrumentation
Jérôme Pascal | Arkema & Yannick Willemin | 9T Labs
16:00 CF-printed child bicycle
Philipp Fröhlig | AZL Aachen GmbH & Nicolai Lammert | Yizumi Germany GmbH
16:20 Open discussion with speakers and participants
16:30 End of meeting


50h_grau_ All AZL Partner Companies involved in the value chain of thermoplastic composites are represented at our Business Platform “Thermoplastic Composites”.
Download the Flyer with all the information on the Workgroup “Hybrid Thermoplastic Composites”


Please find details on previous Workgroup Meetings in our Current Activities of the AZL Partner-Section.

The participation is exclusively for AZL partners and as an integral part of the AZL partnership free of charge.

Registration for AZL Partner Companies

AZL Partner Companies can register for this workgroup as usual via the AZL Partner-Section.