July, 2020

Tablecloths could in future ensure distances between guests and transmit orders. To make them feel like fabric, the DITF are developing a purely textile sensor technology.

May 27, 2020

Using free production capacities, improving wearing comfort and avoiding waste: the DITF are developing several approaches for reusable protective masks.


May 8, 2020

Chitin makes insect wings flexible. This polysaccharide could soon be used in dressing materials in medicine.


May 4, 2020

The DITF have converted their research facilities and now produce certified FFP2 protective masks together with partners.

April 7, 2020

Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Franz Effenberger on his 90th birthday


February 19, 2020

The DITF develop new resin systems for fiber-reinforced plastics that simplify process technology.