Institute of Wood Technology and Renewable Materials
The Institute of Wood Technology and Renewable Materials deals with the processing of renewable resources into sustainable materials. Staff of the institute provides teaching in wood- and natural fibre technology at the bachelor, master, and PhD levels. Fundamental and application-oriented research projects in a broad range of disciplines enable teaching at the forefront of the state of the art. Numerous cooperations with industry document the societal and economical relevance of our research towards a forest-based bioeconomy.