Prof. Dr.-Ing. Martin Schneider-Ramelow

Director's Deputy

Professor Martin Schneider-Ramelow, born 1964 in the Ems region, studied materials sciences at the Technical University of Berlin between 1987 and 1991 and completed his doctorate in materials engineering in 1998.

From 1991 to 1998, he was a research assistant at the TU Berlin, moving to the Institute for Materials Science and Engineering after a first year at the Institute for Metallurgy.

In August 1998, he joined Fraunhofer IZM in Berlin as Project and Group Leader in the field of chip and wire technologies and managed the SIIT (System Integration and Interconnection Technologies) department from 2008 - 2018.  

He is a renowned specialist for the quality and reliability of wire bonds.

Martin Schneider-Ramelow has been teaching courses on “Materials for System Integration” at the Technical University of Berlin since 2001 and was appointed full professor in 2017. He is also the Director's Deputy at Fraunhofer IZM.

He is currently the Presiding Chairman of IMAPS Germany and Chairman of the DVS Association’s working group 2.4 “Bonding”.