Sensory adhesive for the detection of damage in glass construction
To the project fact sheet (PDF)
The project involves research on a new adhesive filled with microcapsules, which when subject to overload, displays visual changes thus enabling the identification of fault locations and overloads in the joint.
Duration from 01/08/2017 to 31/07/2020 (3 years)
The project is being financed by the Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF), and it is KMU-innovativ collaborative project for SMEs (project sponsor, VDI Technology Centre).