Dr. Shang-Lin Gao


Dept. Composite Materials
+49 351 4658 287 +49 351 4658 362

Fields of Work

  • Composites & Nanocomposites: — Physical and mechanical properties; Structure and property relationships
  • Multifunctional Composites: Interphase sensor; Early warning of failure; Non-destructive damage detection
  • Fibres: Healing of nanoscale defects; Fibre sensor


Selected Publications

  • Zhang, J.; Liu, JW.; Zhuang, RC.; Mäder, E.; Heinrich, G.; Gao, SL. Single MWNT-glass fiber as strain sensor and switch. Advanced Materials 23 (2011) 3392-3397 more
  • Gao, SL.; Zhuang, RC.; Zhang, J.; Liu, JW; Mäder, E. Glass fibre with carbon nanotube networks as Multifunctional sensors. Advanced Functional Materials 20 (2010) 1885-1893 more
  • Gao, SL.; Mäder, E.; Plonka, R. Nanostructured coatings of glass fibers: Improvement of alkali reistance and mechanical properties. Acta Materialia 55 (2007) 1043-1052 more
  • Gao, SL.; Mäder, E.; Plonka, R. Coatings for glass fiber in a cementitious matrix Acta Materialia 52 (2004) 4745-4755 more
  • Zhuang, RC.; Doan, TTL.; Liu, JW.; Zhang, J.; Gao, SL.; Mäder, E. Multi-functional multi-walled carbon nanotube-jute fibres and composites. Carbon 49 (2011) 2683-2692 more
  • Zhang, J.; Zhuang, RC.; Liu, JW.; Mäder, E.; Heinrich, G.; Gao, SL. Functional interphases with multi-walled carbon nanotubes in glass fibre/epoxy composites. Carbon 48 (2010) 2273-2281 more
  • Gao, SL.; Mäder, E.; Zhandarov, S. Carbon fibres and composites with epoxy resins: Topography, fractography and interphases.  Carbon 42 (2004) 515-529 more
  • Doan, TTL.; Gao, SL.; Mäder, E. Jute/polypropylene composites. I. Effect of matrix modification. Composites Science and Technology 66 (2006) 952-963 more
  • Gao, SL.; Häßler, R.; Mäder, E.; Bahners, T.; Opwis, K.; Schollmeyer, E. Photochemical surface modification of PET by excimer UV lamp irradiation.  Applied Physics / B 81 (2005) 681-690 more
  • Gao, SL.; Mäder, E.; Abdkader, A.; Offermann, P. Sizings on alkali-resistant glass fibers: Environmental effects on mechanical properties.  Langmuir 19 (2003) 2496-2506 more
  • Gao, SL.; Mäder, E. Characterisation of interphase nanoscale property variations in glass fibre reinforced polypropylene and epoxy resin composites Composites A 33 (2002) 559-576 more
  • Gao, SL.; Kim, JK. Cooling rate influences in carbon fiber/PEEK composites: Part I. Crystallinity and interface adhesion.  Composites A 31 (2000) 517-530  more

Scientific Art

Glass Fibers with Carbon Nanotube Networks as Multifunctional Sensors (Adv. Funct. Mater., 20 (2010) p. 1885–1893)
Single MWNT-Glass Fiber as Strain Sensor and Switch (Adv. Mater., 23 (2011) p. 3392–3397)