Neue Materialien Bayreuth GmbH

New Materials

  • Short facts

    • Research & Development
    • Technological Consultancy
  • Year founded 2000
  • Employees (site): not available
  • Turnover: not available

Products/services: Neue Materialien Bayreuth GmbH develops innovative materials and processes for industrial practice. We are a non-academic research institution in the field of lightweight construction for plastics, metals and composites. Our mission are novel material variants and the associated energy-efficient processing methods. In this way, we create sustainable solutions to optimize available materials and production processes for specific applications. The core feature is our state-of-the-art plant technology for investigations on an industrial or laboratory scale.

Basic data


Neue Materialien Bayreuth GmbH


Gottlieb-Keim-Str. 60

PC / City

95448 Bayreuth


Upper Franconia


+49 921 50736-0


+49 921 50736-199

Language skills

Arabic, Chinese, English, German, Russian

Contact person

Cooperation, Director of institute: Volker Altstädt (Mr.)


Core competencies

Fields of activity
• Fibre-reinforced composites
• Special injection moulding processes
• Particle foams
• Additive Manufacturing with polymers and metals
• Thermal spraying for multi-material systems
• Forming (IHU and press hardening)
• Powder production for Additive Manufacturing
• Material Analytics and Component Testing
• Future Solutions: Synergies arising from basic university research and application development

Key sectors / sub-sectors

  • New Materials

Innovations & megatrends

  • Industry 4.0 / Smart Factory
  • Smart City
  • Smart Mobility


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Sales markets - target countries

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Cooperation offers

Cooperation with companies and institutions may either be realised through direct cooperation or as part of publicly funded projects.