CELLMAT Award 2012


The congress, which was started by and for sciences and businesses involved with the various areas of cellular research and application in 2010, also took place once again this year from 7th to 9th November in Dresden's International Congress Centre.

The focuses of this year's three day conference were on production, modification and consolidation of structural characteristics and property analysis of cellular materials.

Alongside a number of selected exhibitor stands, there were also company visits and series of lectures. International experts gave talks on applications in the automobile industry, transport and mechanical engineering or on chemical or energy applications as well as the environment and pharmaceuticals.

The CELLMAT Award was also awarded once again this year. It is awarded every two years to innovative companies for products that are ready for the market and for series production in the area of cellular materials.

The prize for excellent results in the development of production technologies and outstanding innovations in the area of AFS structures went to pohltec metalfoam GmbH this year for its Aluminium Foam Sandwich Plates (AFS).