Dr. Harald Brünig

Head of working group Fibre Formation

Dept. Processing
+49 351 4658 301 +49 351 4658 362

Curriculum Vitae

1985 - present present Scientific co-worker at the Leibniz-Institut für Polymerforschung Dresden e. V., Department Processing
since 2003 Head of working group "Fibre Formation"
1986 PhD Thesis "Optical Information Recording on Thermoplastics", Dresden University of Technology
1981-1985 Scientific assistant
1981 Diploma in Physics, Thesis "Knight-shift in liquid metals"
1976 - 1981 Study of Physics at the Dresden University of Technology
1956 born in Magdeburg (

Fields of Work

  • Melt spinning of thermoplastic polymers
  • Theory and model of fibre formation
  • Computer simulation of technological processes (monofilament and multifilament melt spinning, spunbonded nonwoven)

Related Links

  • Melt Spinning of Thermoplastic Polymers
  • Modelling of Fibre Formation
  • Introduction for Students (pdf-file, "Einführung in das Schmelzspinnen von Thermoplasten"; in German)