Key technology for a modern society

Materials science and materials engineering are key technologies in a modern industrial society and represent BAM’s conventional core competence. Materials and substances determine the essential properties, functionality, quality and safety of products. Our activities in the focus area Materials are directed at issues of service life, reliability and sustainability where we have decades of proven expertise in materials research and testing. This expertise is then implemented across all disciplines throughout all focus areas.

Our activities within this focus area include life cycle of components, degradation of materials, and materials and substances.

The following sites feature a few selected stories about our activities in materials.