RWTH Aachen, Institut für Textiltechnik

Dr. Pavan Kumar Manvi

EDUCATION
PhD at Institut für Textiltechnik of RWTH Aachen UniversityTopic: 
„Melt spinning of carbon dioxide based thermoplastic polyurethane“

WORK EXPERIENCE
- Researcher at Institut für Textiltechnik of RWTH Aachen University since 10/2011Teamleader of the research group “Biopolymer”
- Guest scientist at Aachen Maastricht Institute for Biobased Materials at Maastricht University from 06/2016 till 02/2018

PATENTS
1. „Thermally reactive thermoplastic intermediate products and method of manufacturing thereof” Publication number W0 2014/076612 A1, Date of publication 22 May 2014
2. “Melt spun multifilaments based on thermoplastic polyurethane, their production and use” Publication number WO 2018/046699 A1, Date of publication 15 May 2018

STIPEND and AWARDS
- Student assistantship award at IIT Delhi, 2009 
- DAAD-Stipend for master thesis, 2010 
- Best poster award, Applied Biobased Materials Conference, Maastricht, 2017 
- First poster prize, International Conference on Biobased Textiles and Plastics, Gent, 2018

SPECIALIZATION
- Characterization and melt spinning of biopolymers
- Characterization and melt spinning of thermoplastic polyurethanes
- Development of structure-processing-property relationship for melt spun biopolymer and thermoplastic polyurethane based filaments

Hall 4 Level 1, J39 Techtextil Forum ENG TTF 1 - Towards Sustainability
1:00 — 1:15 PM
May 14 '19