ICNF 2017 - 3rd International Conference on Natural Fibers
Bio-inspired and bio-based fibre-reinforced composite
Hochschule Bremen – University of Applied Sciences Bremen, Biomimetics, The Biological Materials Group, Germany
Since 2007 Jörg Müssig is Professor at the Bremen University of Applied Sciences. He obtained his degree in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Duisburg (1995) and his doctorate from Bremen University (2001). After graduating he joined the Faserinstitut Bremen (FIBRE) in 1995. From 1996 until 1998 he was a member of the ‘New materials’ working group of the European Academy Bad Neuenahr-Ahrweiler. In 1998 he joined the Bremen University (Material Sciences) and rejoined the FIBRE in 2001, where he was head of the department ‘Bio-based Materials’ till 2007. From 2004 till 2009 he was an appointed member of The Young Academy, Berlin. His research interests include biomimetic materials and the development of sustainable composites.