PCCL Speaker at PIPES XI Conference in Johannesburg

The Pipes XI Conference in Johannesburg (South Africa) will take place from 4th to 5th September 2017. Andreas Frank (Senior Researcher at PCCL) will give a lecture on "Lifetime prediction of PE100 and PE100 RC pipes based on slow crack growth resistance".

Further information on the Pipes XI Conference can be found at the event website!

15th anniversary of PCCL: Invitation to symposium on 1st and 2nd June 2017

The PCCL is celebrating its 15th anniversary with a symposium (1st and 2nd June 2017), which we would like to invite you to!

The PCCL Symposium not only offers a unique opportunity to get to know the competency portfolio of the PCCL through 15 lectures in a compact form, but also to present the international dimension of the PCCL's research and development activities with five external keynote lectures.

Participation in the symposium is free of charge.

We would be delighted to welcome you to the PCCL Symposium on 1st and 2nd June 2017 in Leoben and request registration by 25.05.2017 at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

Venue: Falkensteiner Hotel & Asia Spa Leoben, In the Au 1, A-8700 Leoben

The ceremonial act "15 years of PCCL" provides the solemn framework for looking back on successful 15 years of PCCL with companions from industry, science and politics.

Date: June 1, 2017, 7:30 pm
Location: Dominikanerhof im LCS Leoben, 8700 Leoben
Below you will find the program of the "15 Years PCCL" ceremony:

Invitation for lecture of Annalisa Chiappone and Ignazio Roppolo, 20th February 2017

Title: Development of DLP-3D printable functional materials

Lecturers: Annalisa Chiappone, Ph.D. and Ignazio Roppolo, Ph.D. (Center for Sustainable Future Technologies, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Torino, Italy)

Date: Monday, 20th February 2017, 2.30 until 4 p.m. (2 lectures)

Location: Polymer Competence Center Leoben GmbH, Meeting Room - 3rd level, Roseggerstrasse 12, 8700 Leoben

Further details:

Invitation for lecture of Pavel Hutar, 23rd November 2016

Topic: "fracture mechanics and simulation"

Lecturer: Dr. Pavel Hutař, Institute of Physics of Materials an der Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic

Date: 23rd November 2016, 2 p.m.

Location: Kunststofftechnik Leoben, Otto-Glöckel-Strasse 2, 8700 Leoben