Frank Silze

Department:IKM - Metallic Glasses and Composites
Position:PhD Student
Address:IFW Dresden
Helmholtzstraße 20
01069 Dresden
Telephone number:+49-351-4659-172
E-mail:f.silze(at)ifw-dresden.de



Research Topics

Development and Characterization of Brazing Alloys:

  • development of new alloys
  • wetting/ spreading
  • microstructural behaviour
  • interactions between liquid and substrate

Selective laser melting

C. V.

  • 7/2006: school leaving examination
  • 10/2006- 02/2012: study of materials science at TU Dresden
  • 09/2009- 03/2010: internship at Volkswagen AG, R&D in Wolfsburg (Topic: Heat Treatment of Al-Alloys)
  • 08/2010- 03/2011: report at Namlab gGmbh (Topic: Sputtering and Characterization of thin layers on Si)
  • 04/2011- 02/2012: diploma thesis at IKM, IFW Dresden (Topic: microstructural, mechanical and thermal investigations on high-strength Fe-base alloys)
  • 03/2012- 07/2015 : PhD thesis at IKM, IFW Dresden (Topic: Development of new brazing alloys)
  • 03/2012 - ...: project on selective laser melting/ additive manufacturing