16th Workgroup Meeting “Hybrid Thermoplastic Composites”

Hybrid Thermoplastic Composites


On-Site @Molecular Plasma Group in Luxembourg


June 1st, 2023


Focus Topics

  • Recycling, Processing and Surface treatment, UD tapes


  • LIVE DEMO of Molecular Plasma treatment, look and feel samples
  • Insights by technology experts
  • Market and technology screening by AZL



11:00 Welcome and Introduction
Dr. Michael Emonts | AZL & Kevin Braun | Molecular Plasma Group
11:15 Impulse Presentations new AZL Partner Companies 
11:30 Molecular Plasma – Sustainable Surface Functionalization for Tailgate Bonding 
Kevin Braun | Molecular Plasma Group
12:00 Technology overview
Warden Schijve | AZL
12:20 Heating solutions for processing of thermoplastic materials 
Dr. Per Sörensen – Heraeus Noblelight GmbH
12:50 Networking Lunch
14:00 LIVE DEMO on Molecular Plasma Machines and Look and Feel Samples – MPG 
14:45 Combining structural performance with visible carbon fiber design aesthetics through the use of PP-based thermoplastic composites 
Dr. Christos Karatzias | Mitsui Chemicals Europe GmbH
15:15 100% recyclable injection molding solution using a small amount of UD tape 
Dr. Markus Brzeski | A+ Composites GmbH
15:45 Sustainable Polyamid Solutions with up to 100% recycled content for Structural Applications and Lightweighting in Automotive
André Utgenannt | DOMO Engineering Plastics
16:15 Discussion on Future Topics of Interest, such as Recycling   
16:30 End of Meeting, Additonal Networking    


50h_grau_ All AZL Partner Companies involved in the value chain of thermoplastic composites are represented at our
Business Platform “Thermoplastic Composites”.
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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 Meet2Connect.