Spider silk & Co – proteins for high-performance materials
Dr. Hendrik Bargel is employed as an academic advisor and science manager at the Chair for Biomaterials, University of Bayreuth, combining life sciences and materials science. He also holds the position Laboratory Manager of the keylab ‘Fiber Technologies’, TechnologyAllianceOberfranken, that aims to further develop spinning technologies for fiber materials to adapt these to tailor-made technical solutions. His scientific focus is on imaging analysis, in particular SEM. Dr. Bargel is a member of the technical committee “Bio-inspired Materials” of the DGM and of the german committee of the ISO/TC “Biomimetics”.