Professor Martin Schneider-Ramelow appointed Deputy Director of the Institute
The veteran Head of Department of the Fraunhofer IZM is committed to reinforcing cooperation with the Technical University of Berlin and will support Professor Klaus-Dieter Lang, the Director of the Institute, in managing the IZM operations at Dresden.
The executive board of the Fraunhofer Society has appointed Professor Martin Schneider-Ramelow as the new Deputy Director of the Fraunhofer IZM, to assist the Institute’s Director, Professor Klaus-Dieter Lang as of 01 September 2017. A materials scientist of global renown, he has been researching microelectronic and systems technological mounting and connection technology for almost two decades and currently heads the “System Integration & Interconnection Technologies” department.
In his new role, Professor Schneider-Ramelow will contribute in particular to managing the Fraunhofer IZM’s activities at its Dresden facilities and support the cooperation between the institute and the Technical University of Berlin. Having been named full professor of “Materials in Hetero System Integration” at the university, Martin Schneider-Ramelow is perfectly placed to intensify the current cooperative ventures. Professor Schneider-Ramelow will also be entrusted with the development of new members of staff and act as a liaison with the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy and the German Federation of Industrial Research Associations (AiF).