Summer School

An online Summer School for PhD students with international tutors will be organized prior to the conference on August 21st and 22nd 2020. 

The Summer school is now open for applications!
If you wish to participate, you can apply by sending your name, affiliation, highest obtained degree or current year of study and a short CV to the following E-mail address: froemling@ceramics.tu-darmstadt.de . Please note that no payment is needed at this step. Registration via the conference booking system and payment will be open at a later time.

The topic of this year's Summer School of the Electroceramics conference will be “Characterization and Modeling of Electroceramics.” The participants will learn about the requirements to obtain optimal results from various techniques. Additionally, examples of cutting edge research will illustrate the respective advantages and new developments. 

  • Electroceramic challenges 
     Clive A. Randall, Pennsylvania State University
  • X-ray diffraction 
     Wolfgang Donner, TU Darmstadt
  • Electron microscopy 
     James M. LeBeau, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy 
     Andreas Klein, TU Darmstadt  
  • Nuclear magnetic resonance and Electron paramagnetic resonance
     Pedro B. Groszewicz, University of Cambridge
  • Electrical analysis
     Till Frömling, TU Darmstadt
  • Scanning probe techniques
     to be announced
  • Ab initio calculations
     Karsten Albe, TU Darmstadt 
  • FEM and phase field simulations
     Baixiang Xu, TU Darmstadt
  • Life cycle analysis
     to be announced

There will be plenty of opportunities to exchange ideas with colleagues and lecturers taking part in the summer school. 


Online Summer School Registration - Fee

Summer School Registration: € 50