Prof. Henning Frank Henning

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Frank Henning

  • Director Fraunhofer ICT
    Director Polymer Engineering
    Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 7
    76327 Pfinztal
    Germany

     

    Phone: +49 (0) 721 4640-420
    Fax: +49 (0) 721 4640-730
    E-Mail: frank.henning@ict.fraunhofer.de

     

    Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
    Institute of Vehicle System Technology
    Chair of Light-Weight Technology
    Rintheimer-Querallee 2 / Building 70.04
    76131 Karlsruhe
    Germany

     

    Phone: +49 (0) 721 608-45905
    Fax: +49 (0) 721 608-44146
    E-Mail: frank.henning@kit.edu

Professional Career

Since 2016 Managing Director of Fraunhofer Project Center for Composites Manufacturing, Ulsan Metropolitan City, Korea
Since 2016 President SAMPE Germany e.V.
Since 2013 Fellow of the Society of Plastics Engineers
Since 2011 Managing Director of Fraunhofer Project Center for Composites Manufacturing, London, Ontario, Canada
Since 2010 Appointed as Adjunct Research Professor in the Department of Mechanical & Materials Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Western University of Ontario, Canada
Since 2009 Deputy Director of Fraunhofer Institute for Chemical Technology (ICT), Director Fraunhofer FIL in Augsburg
Since 2008 Appointed as Professor for Light-Weight Technologies at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
Since 2008 CEO of Fraunhofer innovation cluster KITe hyLITE - Karlsruhe Innovation Cluster for Hybrid Light-Weight Solutions
Since 2005 Director of Competence Centre for Automotive Light-Weight Solutions
Since 2002 Director of Polymer Engineering at Fraunhofer ICT
Since 1999 Vice President SAMPE Germany e.V.
1997 - 2008 Lecturer for Composites at University of Cooperative Education (Berufsakademie), Mannheim
1997 - 2001 Group leader for Composites team at Fraunhofer Institute for Chemical Technology (ICT)

 

Education

2001 Doctoral Degree (Dr.-Ing.) Composites, Universität Stuttgart, Germany
1996 Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, Universität Stuttgart, Germany

 

Publications


Journal Articles
Rheological characterization and macroscopic modeling and simulation of the molding process of a PA6 Glass Mat Thermoplastic (GMT)
Dörr, D.; Singh-Heer, N.; Gergely, R. C. R.; Schreyer, L.; Henning, F.; Straatman, A. G.; Hrymak, A.
2024. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 176, Art.-Nr. 107780. doi:10.1016/j.compositesa.2023.107780
A model for permeability in fibre-reinforced plastics
Sherratt, A.; Ghazimoradi, M.; Montesano, J.; Straatman, A. G.; DeGroot, C. T.; Henning, F.
2023. Transactions of the Canadian Society for Mechanical Engineering, 47 (4), 521 – 531. doi:10.1139/tcsme-2022-0084
Experimental and predictive analysis of the molding behavior of a PA6 glass mat thermoplastic (GMT)
Dörr, D.; Singh-Heer, N.; Xu, C.; Chang, T.; Clement-Thorne, B.; Gergely, R. C. R.; Okonski, D.; Henning, F.; Straatman, A. G.; Hrymak, A.
2023. The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 129 (3-4), 1159–1173. doi:10.1007/s00170-023-12017-5
A hyperelastic material model considering biaxial coupling of tension–compression and shear for the forming simulation of woven fabrics
Schäfer, F.; Werner, H. O.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2023. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 165, Art.-Nr.: 107323. doi:10.1016/j.compositesa.2022.107323
A probabilistic virtual process chain to quantify process-induced uncertainties in Sheet Molding Compounds
Meyer, N.; Gajek, S.; Görthofer, J.; Hrymak, A.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.; Schneider, M.; Böhlke, T.
2023. Composites Part B: Engineering, 249, Art.-Nr.: 110380. doi:10.1016/j.compositesb.2022.110380
Approaching Polycarbonate as an LFT-D Material: Processing and Mechanical Properties
Schelleis, C.; Scheuring, B. M.; Liebig, W. V.; Hrymak, A. N.; Henning, F.
2023. Polymers, 15 (9), 2041. doi:10.3390/polym15092041
Permeability and fabric compaction in forming of fiber metal laminates
Kruse, M.; Poppe, C. T.; Henning, F.; Ben Khalifa, N.
2023. Journal of Composite Materials, 002199832311757. doi:10.1177/00219983231175725
Influence of fiber breakage on flow behavior in fiber length- and orientation-dependent injection molding simulations
Wittemann, F.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2022. Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, 310, 104950. doi:10.1016/j.jnnfm.2022.104950
Flow-induced fiber displacement in non-bindered UD-NCF during Wet Compression Molding – Analysis and implications for process control
Albrecht, F.; Poppe, C.; Tiemann, T.; Sauerwein, V.; Rosenberg, P.; Henning, F.
2022. Composites Science and Technology, 228, Art.-Nr.: 109574. doi:10.1016/j.compscitech.2022.109574
Experimental and Numerical Analysis of SMC Compression Molding in Confined Regions : A Comparison of Simulation Approaches
Rothenhäusler, F.; Meyer, N.; Wehler, S.; Hohberg, M.; Gude, M.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2022. Journal of composites science, 6 (3), Art.-Nr.: 68. doi:10.3390/jcs6030068
Towards 3D Process Simulation for In-Situ Hybridization of Fiber-Metal-Laminates (FML)
Poppe, C. T.; Werner, H. O.; Kruse, M.; Chen, H.; Ben Khalifa, N.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2022. Key Engineering Materials, 926, 1399–1412. doi:10.4028/p-cr2tco
Prediction of Gaps in Automated Tape Laying and Their Influence on Porosity in Consolidated Laminates
Link, T.; Rosenberg, P.; Henning, F.
2022. Journal of Composites Science, 6 (7), Art.Nr. 207. doi:10.3390/jcs6070207
Systematic Approach for Finite Element Analysis of Thermoplastic Impregnated 3D Filament Winding Structures—Advancements and Validation
Haas, J.; Aberle, D.; Krüger, A.; Beck, B.; Eyerer, P.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2022. Journal of Composites Science, 6 (3), Art.-Nr.: 98. doi:10.3390/jcs6030098
The Direct Sandwich Composite Molding (D-SCM) Process: Sandwich Manufacturing and Characterization
Behnisch, F.; Brütsch, J.; Werner, H. O.; Henning, F.
2022. Journal of Composites Science, 6 (3), Art.-Nr.: 81. doi:10.3390/jcs6030081
Simplified modeling of electromagnets for dynamic simulation of transient effects for a synchronous electric motor
Bechler, F.; Kesten, J.; Wittemann, F.; Henning, F.; Doppelbauer, M.; Eberhard, P.
2021. International Journal of Mechanical System Dynamics, 1 (1), 89–95. doi:10.1002/msd2.12005
Experimental and numerical analysis of mold filling in rotational molding
Nieschlag, J.; Seuffert, J.; Strack, D.; Friedmann, M.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.; Fleischer, J.
2021. Journal of Composites Science, 5 (11), 289. doi:10.3390/jcs5110289
Development of a reactive polyurethane foam system for the direct sandwich composite molding (D-SCM) process
Behnisch, F.; Lichtner, V.; Henning, F.; Rosenberg, P.
2021. Journal of Composites Science, 5 (4), 104. doi:10.3390/jcs5040104
Experimental and numerical investigations of pressure-controlled resin transfer molding (PC-RTM)
Seuffert, J.; Rosenberg, P.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.; Kothmann, M. H.; Deinzer, G.
2020. Advanced manufacturing: polymer & composites science, 6 (3), 154–163. doi:10.1080/20550340.2020.1805689
On the applicability of thermoforming characterization and simulation approaches to glass mat thermoplastic composites
Dörr, D.; Gergely, R.; Ivanov, S.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.; Hrymak, A.
2020. Procedia manufacturing, 47, 118–125. doi:10.1016/j.promfg.2020.04.148
Material modeling in forming simulation of three-dimensional fiber-metal-laminates - A parametric study
Werner, H. O.; Poppe, C.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2020. Procedia manufacturing, 47, 154–161. doi:10.1016/j.promfg.2020.04.160
Parameter Identification of Fiber Orientation Models Based on Direct Fiber Simulation with Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics
Meyer, N.; Saburow, O.; Hohberg, M.; Hrymak, A. N.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2020. Journal of composites science, 4 (2), 77. doi:10.3390/jcs4020077
Motivating the development of a virtual process chain for sheet molding compound composites
Görthofer, J.; Meyer, N.; Pallicity, T. D.; Schöttl, L.; Trauth, A.; Schemmann, M.; Hohberg, M.; Pinter, P.; Elsner, P.; Henning, F.; Hrymak, A.; Seelig, T.; Weidenmann, K.; Kärger, L.; Böhlke, T.
2019. Proceedings in applied mathematics and mechanics, 19 (1), Art. Nr.: e201900124. doi:10.1002/pamm.201900124
Development of a modular draping test bench for analysis of infiltrated woven fabrics in wet compression molding
Albrecht, F.; Zimmerling, C.; Poppe, C.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2019. Key engineering materials, 809, 35–40. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.809.35
Experimental and numerical study of the spring-in of angled brackets manufactured using different resins and fiber textiles
Bernath, A.; Groh, F.; Exner, W.; Hühne, C.; Henning, F.
2019. Journal of composite materials, 53 (28-30), 4173–4188. doi:10.1177/0021998319855423
Virtual process chain of sheet molding compound: Development, validation and perspectives
Görthofer, J.; Meyer, N.; Pallicity, T. D.; Schöttl, L.; Trauth, A.; Schemmann, M.; Hohberg, M.; Pinter, P.; Elsner, P.; Henning, F.; Hrymak, A.; Seelig, T.; Weidenmann, K.; Kärger, L.; Böhlke, T.
2019. Composites / B, 169, 133–147. doi:10.1016/j.compositesb.2019.04.001
Fast processing and continuous simulation of automotive structural composite components
Henning, F.; Kärger, L.; Dörr, D.; Schirmaier, F. J.; Seuffert, J.; Bernath, A.
2019. Composites science and technology, 171, 261–279. doi:10.1016/j.compscitech.2018.12.007
Enhanced Transient Hot Bridge Method Using a Finite Element Analysis
Gaiser, J.; Stripf, M.; Henning, F.
2019. International journal of thermophysics, 40 (1), Art. Nr.: 12. doi:10.1007/s10765-018-2476-y
Comparison of filler-dependent mechanical properties of jute fiber reinforced sheet and bulk molding compound
Lautenschläger, M. I.; Mayer, L.; Gebauer, J.; Weidenmann, K. A.; Henning, F.; Elsner, P.
2018. Hospital physician, 203, 960–967. doi:10.1016/j.compstruct.2017.09.100
Nozzle clogging factors during fused filament fabrication of spherical particle filled polymers
Beran, T.; Mulholland, T.; Henning, F.; Rudolph, N.; Osswald, T. A.
2018. Additive manufacturing, 23, 206–214. doi:10.1016/j.addma.2018.08.009
Process comparison on the microstructure and mechanical properties of fiber-reinforced polyphenylene sulfide using MuCell technology
Lohr, C.; Beck, B.; Henning, F.; Weidenmann, K. A.; Elsner, P.
2018. Journal of reinforced plastics and composites, 37 (15), 1020–1034. doi:10.1177/0731684418777120
Numerical and experimental investigation of manufacturing and performance of metal inserts embedded in CFRP
Muth, M.; Schwennen, J.; Bernath, A.; Seuffert, J.; Weidenmann, K. A.; Fleischer, J.; Henning, F.
2018. Production engineering, 12 (2), 141–152. doi:10.1007/s11740-018-0829-9
Simulation of Reinforced Reactive Injection Molding with the Finite Volume Method
Wittemann, F.; Maertens, R.; Bernath, A.; Hohberg, M.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2018. Journal of composites science, 2 (1), Aritcle no: 5. doi:10.3390/jcs2010005
Simulating Mold Filling in Compression Resin Transfer Molding (CRTM) Using a Three-Dimensional Finite-Volume Formulation
Seuffert, J.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2018. Journal of composites science, 2 (2), Article: 23. doi:10.3390/jcs2020023
Experimental and numerical investigation of the shear behaviour of infiltrated woven fabrics
Poppe, C.; Dörr, D.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2018. Composites / A, 114, 327–337. doi:10.1016/j.compositesa.2018.08.018
An Iterative Approach for the Determination of Tailored Blanks for Waste-Free Composite Forming by Means of FE Forming Simulation
Dörr, D.; Lipowsky, L.; Schirmaier, F. J.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2017. International journal of automotive composites, 3 (2-4, SI), 323–338. doi:10.1504/IJAUTOC.2017.091427
A Direct Process to Reuse Dry Fiber Production Waste for Recycled Carbon Fiber Bulk Molding Compounds
Saburow, O.; Huether, J.; Maertens, R.; Trauth, A.; Kechaou, Y.; Henning, F.; Weidenmann, K. A.
2017. Procedia CIRP, 66, 265–270. doi:10.1016/j.procir.2017.03.280
Virtual characterization and macroscopic material modeling of a carbon fiber-reinforced PA6 UD composite
Rösner, A. M.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2017. Journal of composite materials, 51 (21), 3075–3086. doi:10.1177/0021998316681186
A Benchmark Study of Finite Element Codes for Forming Simulation of Thermoplastic UD-Tapes
Dörr, D.; Brymerski, W.; Ropers, S.; Leutz, D.; Joppich, T.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2017. Procedia CIRP, 66, 101–106. doi:10.1016/j.procir.2017.03.223
Evaluation of the physical mechanisms of adhesively bonded metal-based hybrid material systems under tensile loading
Hummelberger, D.; Kärger, L.; Weidenmann, K. A.; Staeves, J.; Henning, F.
2017. Materials and design, 132, 215–224. doi:10.1016/j.matdes.2017.07.001
Design concept of a lightweight electric motor casing with support from thermomechanical simulations
Müller, T.; Blazek, G.; Henning, F.
2016. International journal of automotive composites, 2 (2), 167–186. doi:10.1504/IJAUTOC.2016.082047
Hexaphenoxycyclotriphosphazene as FR for CFR anionic PA6 via T-RTM : A study of mechanical and thermal properties
Höhne, C.-C.; Wendel, R.; Käbisch, B.; Anders, T.; Henning, F.; Kroke, E.
2016. Fire and materials, 41 (4), 291–306. doi:10.1002/fam.2375
Accurate Cure Modeling for Isothermal Processing of Fast Curing Epoxy Resins
Bernath, A.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2016. Polymers, 8 (11), 390. doi:10.3390/polym8110390
Characterisation of the draping behaviour of unidirectional non-crimp fabrics (UD-NCF)
Schirmaier, F. J.; Weidenmann, K. A.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2016. Composites Part A: Applied Science and Manufacturing, 80, 28–38. doi:10.1016/j.compositesa.2015.10.004
Coupling of Mold Flow Simulations with Two-Scale Structural Mechanical Simulations for Long Fiber Reinforced Thermoplastics
Buck, F.; Brylka, B.; Müller, V.; Müller, T.; Hrymak, A. N.; Henning, F.; Böhlke, T.
2015. Materials science forum, 825-826, 655–662. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.825-826.655
Development and validation of a CAE chain for unidirectional fibre reinforced composite components
Kärger, L.; Bernath, A.; Fritz, F.; Galkin, S.; Magagnato, D.; Oeckerath, A.; Schön, A.; Henning, F.
2015. Composite structures, 132, 350–358. doi:10.1016/j.compstruct.2015.05.047
Experimental characterization to determine the influence of different binder systems to the preform permeability during RTM manufacturing
Magagnato, D.; Thoma, B.; Henning, F.
2015. Zeitschrift Kunststofftechnik / Journal of Plastics Technology, 11 (4), 256–270. doi:10.3139/O999.03042015
Two-scale structural mechanical modeling of long fiber reinforced thermoplastics
Buck, F.; Brylka, B.; Müller, V.; Müller, T.; Weidenmann, K. A.; Hrymak, A. N.; Henning, F.; Böhlke, T.
2015. Composites science and technology, 117, 159–167. doi:10.1016/j.compscitech.2015.05.020
Chemical-Stitching as a promising approach for automated preforming of textiles
Thoma, B.; Weidenmann, K. A.; Henning, F.
2012. Kunststofftechnik, 2012 (5), 491–514
Untersuchung des Einflusses verschiedener Prozessbedingungen, Fasergewichtsanteile und Faserlängen auf die Faserorientierung im Polyurethan Fasersprühprozess
Kuppinger, J.; Wafzig, F.; Henning, F.; Weidenmann, K. A.; Haspel, B.; Elsner, P.
2011. Zeitschrift Kunststofftechnik / Journal of Plastics Technology, 7 (2), 45–65
Einfluss von Glasfaserlänge und Glasfasergehalt auf die mechanischen Eigenschaften von langglasfaserverstärktem Polyurethan
Kuppinger, J.; Weidenmann, K.; Kordick, M.; Wafzig, F.; Henning, F.; Elsner, P.
2010. Zeitschrift Kunststofftechnik / Journal of Plastics Technology, 2010 (5), 205–227
Leichtbau leicht gemacht - Wirtschaftliche Herstellung von Faserverbundwerkstoff-Teilen
Thoma, B.; Henning, F.
2010. Plastverarbeiter, (10), 140–141
Books
Continuous–Discontinuous Fiber-Reinforced Polymers – An Integrated Engineering Approach
Böhlke, T.; Henning, F.; Hrymak, A.; Kärger, L.; Weidenmann, K. A.; Wood, J. T. (Eds.)
2019. Carl Hanser Verlag. doi:10.3139/9781569906934

Proceedings


Conference Papers
2024
3D skeleton winding (3DSW) – Overmolding of wound continuous fiber reinforcements
Beck, B.; Haas, J.; Eyerer, P.; Park, Y.-B.; Henning, F.
2024. The 2nd International Symposium on Plastics Technology, Aachen, 5th - 6th September 2024, Art.-Nr.: 020011, AIP Publishing. doi:10.1063/5.0194766
Study on mechanical characteristics of glass fiber-reinforced polycarbonate lft-d for codico structures
Schelleis, C.; Scheuring, B. M.; Hrymak, A.; Henning, F.
2024. ICCM 2023, 23rd International Conference on Composite Materials. Proceedings. Belfast, 30th July - 4th August 2023, Queen’s University Belfast. doi:10.24406/H-451656
2022
Fiber breakage modeling based on hydrodynamic forces in macroscopic process simulations
Wittemann, F.; Maertens, R.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2022. Composites Meet Sustainability - Proceedings of the 20th European Conference on Composite Materials. Ed.: A. Vassilopoulos, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Design Approach for a Novel Multi Material Variable Flux Synchronous Reluctance Machine without Rare Earth Magnets
Kesten, J.; Frölich, F.; Wittemann, F.; Knirsch, J.; Bechler, F.; Kärger, L.; Eberhard, P.; Henning, F.; Doppelbauer, M.
2022. 2022 International Conference on Electrical Machines (ICEM), Valencia, Spain, 05-08 September 2022, 2304–2310, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). doi:10.1109/ICEM51905.2022.9910780
2021
Material modelling of fabric deformation in forming simulation of fiber-metal laminates - A review on modelling fabric coupling mechanisms
Werner, H. O.; Schäfer, F.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2021. ESAFORM 2021: 24th International Conference on Material Forming, 14-16 April, online, Art.-Nr.: 2056, Université de Liège. doi:10.25518/esaform21.2056
A sequential approach for simulation of thermoforming and squeeze flow of glass mat thermoplastics
Dörr, D.; Ivanov, S.; Gergely, R.; Meyer, N.; Henning, F.; Straatman, A. G.; Hrymak, A.
2021. ESAFORM 2021: 24th International Conference on Material Forming ; 14-16 April 2021, online, Art.-Nr.: 376, Université de Liège. doi:10.25518/esaform21.376
2019
Load-bearing FVK metal hybrid structure for automotive cresh applications - simulation, production, performance
Muth, M.; Bernath, A.; Seuffert, J.; Roth, S.; Coutandin, S.; Fleischer, J.; Henning, F.; Weidenmann, K. A.
2019. T. U. D. Institut für Leichtbau und Kunststofftechnik (Ed.), Aufbruch zu digitalen Horizonten : 23. Internationales Dresdner Leichtbausymposium : 27. bis 28. Juni 2019, Technische Universität Dresden (TU Dresden)
Comparison of the flow and rheological behavior of two semi-structural Sheet-Molding-Compound (SMC) based on a hybrid resin and glass or carbon fibers
Hohberg, M.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.; Hrymak, A.
2019. Proceedings of PPS-33: The 33rd International Conference of the Polymer Processing Society - Conference Papers, 10-14 December 2017, Cancun, Mexico. Ed.: O. Manero, Art.-Nr.: 040002, American Institute of Physics (AIP). doi:10.1063/1.5121660
On the relevance of thermomechanics and crystallization kinetics for FE thermoforming simulation of semi-crystalline thermoplastic tapes
Dörr, D.; Kugele, D.; Joppich, T.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2019. Proceedings 22nd International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming, ESAFORM 2019; Vitoria-Gasteiz; Spain; 8 May 2019 through 10 May 2019, Art.-Nr.: 020011, American Institute of Physics (AIP). doi:10.1063/1.5112516
Numerical modeling of a hybrid forming process for three-dimensionally curved fiber-metal laminates
Werner, H. O.; Dörr, D.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2019. Proceedings of the 22nd International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming ; Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain, 8–10 May 2019. Ed.: L. Galdos, Art.-Nr.: 020019, American Institute of Physics (AIP). doi:10.1063/1.5112524
2018
Application and Evaluation of Meta-Model Assisted Optimisation Strategies for Gripper-Assisted Fabric Draping in Composite Manufacturing
Zimmerling, C.; Pfrommer, J.; Liu, J.; Beyerer, J.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2018. 18th European Conference on Composite Materials (ECCM 2018), Athen, GR, June 24-28, 2018
Using openfoam for simulation of reactive injection molding as a non-isothermal compressible multiphase flow
Wittemann, F.; Maertens, R.; Kaerger, L.; Henning, F.
2018. 14th International Conference on Flow Processing in Composite Materials, Luleå, S, May 30 - June 01, 2018
Optimisation of manufacturing process parameters using deep neural networks as surrogate models
Pfrommer, J.; Zimmerling, C.; Liu, J.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.; Beyerer, J.
2018. 51st CIRP Conference on Manufacturing Systems, CIRP CMS 2018; Stockholm Waterfront Congress CentreStockholm; Sweden; 16 May 2018 through 18 May 2018. Ed.: T. Kjellberg, 426–431, Elsevier. doi:10.1016/j.procir.2018.03.046
A 2D modeling approach for fluid propagation during FE-forming simulation of continuously reinforced composites in wet compression moulding
Poppe, C.; Dörr, D.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2018. Proceedings of the 21st International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming : ESAFORM 2018 : Palermo, Italy, 23-25 April 2018. Ed.: L. Fratini, Art.Nr. 020022, American Institute of Physics (AIP). doi:10.1063/1.5034823
Modelling approach for anisotropic inter-ply slippage in finite element forming simulation of thermoplastic UD-tapes
Dörr, D.; Faisst, M.; Joppich, T.; Poppe, C.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2018. Proceedings of the 21st International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming : ESAFORM 2018 : Palermo, Italy, 23-25 April 2018. Ed.: L. Fratini, Art.Nr. 020005, American Institute of Physics (AIP). doi:10.1063/1.5034806
A meta-model based approach for rapid formability estimation of continuous fibre reinforced components
Zimmerling, C.; Dörr, D.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2018. Proceedings of the 21st International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming : ESAFORM 2018 : Palermo, Italy, 23-25 April 2018. Ed.: L. Fratini, Art.Nr. 020042, American Institute of Physics (AIP). doi:10.1063/1.5034843
2017
A three-dimensional damage model for transversely isotropic composites in the framework of finite strain
Naake, D.; Welschinger, F.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2017. 21st International Conference on Composite Materials, ICCM 2017; Xi’an; China; 20 August 2017 through 25 August 2017, ICCM
Modeling of the Non-Isothermal Crystallization Kinetics of Polyamide 6 Composites During Thermoforming
Kugele, D.; Dörr, D.; Wittemann, F.; Hangs, B.; Rausch, J.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2017. Proceedings of the 20th International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming, ESAFORM 2017, Ireland, Dublin, 26th - 28th April 2017, Art.Nr. 030005, American Institute of Physics (AIP). doi:10.1063/1.5007992
Modeling and validation of gripper induced membrane forces in finite element forming simulation of continuously reinforced composites
Poppe, C.; Dörr, D.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.; Joppich, T.; Henning, F.
2017. Proceedings of the 20th International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming, ESAFORM 2017, Ireland, Dublin, 26–28 April 2017, Art.Nr. 030002, American Institute of Physics (AIP). doi:10.1063/1.5007989
On the relevance of modeling viscoelastic bending behavior in finite element forming simulation of continuously fiber reinforced thermoplastics
Dörr, D.; Schirmaier, F. J.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2017. Proceedings of the 20th International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming, ESAFORM 2017, Ireland, Dublin, 26th - 28th April 2017, Art.Nr. 030003, American Institute of Physics (AIP). doi:10.1063/1.5007990
Investigation of the matrix influence on the laminate properties of epoxy- and polyurethane-based CFRPs manufactured with HP-RTM-process
Behnisch, F.; Rosenberg, P.; Weidenmann, A. K.; Henning, F.
2017. 32nd Polymer Processing Society Annual Meeting 2016, PPS-32, Lyon, France, 25th - 29th July 2016, Art.Nr. 180003, American Institute of Physics (AIP). doi:10.1063/1.5016789
Simulation of the influence of embedded inserts on the rtm filling behavior considering local fiber structure
Seuffert, J.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2017. 21st Symposium on Composites, 2017; Bremen; Germany; 5 July 2017 through 7 July 2017. Ed.: A. S. Herrmann, 681–688, Trans Tech Publications. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.742.681
2016
Sensitivity of material properties on wrinkling behavior and fiber reorientation of thermoplastic UD-Tape laminates during forming analyzed by Finite Element forming simulation
Dörr, D.; Joppich, T.; Schirmaier, F.; Mosthaf, T.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2016. 17th European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM 2016, Munich, Germany; 26. - 30. June, 2016
On the thermal behavior of thermoplastic laminates during transfer - A novel wind-tunnel approach
Kugele, D.; Rausch, J.; Kriegseis, J.; Gündisch, K.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2016. ECCM 2016 - Proceeding of the 17th European Conference on Composite Materials; Munich; Germany; 26 June 2016 through 30 June 2016, European Society for Composite Materials (ESCM)
Hybrid resin improves position and alignment of continuously reinforced prepreg during compression co-molding with sheet molding compound
Bücheler, D.; Henning, F.
2016. ECCM 2016 - Proceeding of the 17th European Conference on Composite Materials; Munich; Germany; 26 June 2016 through 30 June 2016, European Society for Composite Materials (ESCM)
Characterization of the multi-axial material behavior of polymer foams during the RTM process
Gerstenkorn, J.; Kothmann, M. H.; Diebold, F.; Deinzer, G.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2016. ECCM 2016 - Proceeding of the 17th European Conference on Composite Materials; Munich; Germany; 26 June 2016 through 30 June 2016, CD-ROM, MAI Carbon Cluster Management
Mechanical properties of unidirectional continuous carbon fiber reinforced sheet molding compounds
Grigor’ev, P.; Bücheler, D.; Henning, F.; Weidenmann, K. A.
2016. 17th European Conference on Composite Materials, ECCM 2016; Munich; Germany; 26 June 2016 through 30 June 2016, European Society for Composite Materials (ESCM)
Layup and process dependent wrinkling behavior of PPS/CF UD tape-laminates during non-isothermal press forming into a complex component
Joppich, T.; Doerr, D.; Meulen, L. van der; Link, T.; Hangs, B.; Henning, F.
2016. 19th International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming, Nantes; France; 27- 29 April 2016. Ed.: F. Chinesta, 170012, American Institute of Physics (AIP). doi:10.1063/1.4963568
A method for validation of finite element forming simulation on basis of a pointwise comparison of distance and curvature
Dörr, D.; Joppich, T.; Schirmaier, F.; Mosthaf, T.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2016. 19th International ESAFORM Conference on Material Forming (ESAFORM) Nantes; France; 27- 29 April 2016. Ed.: F. Chinesta, 170011, American Institute of Physics (AIP). doi:10.1063/1.4963567
Development of a novel consolidation process for continuous-fiber-reinforced thermoplastics
Baumgärtner, S.; Lohr, C.; Henning, F.
2016. 17th European Conference on Composite Materials (ECCM17), Munich, Germany, 26.-30. Juni 2016, European Society for Composite Materials (ESCM)
Manufacturing of thermoplastic Fiber-Metal-Laminates based on reactively processed polyamide 6
Gödde, S.; Arik, C.; Weidenmann, K. A.; Henning, F.
2016. Conference Proceedings EuroHybrid, 20. - 21. April 2016, Kaiserslautern
Mechanical Properties of Unidirectional Continuous Carbon Fiber Sheet Molding Compounds
Trauth, A.; Bücheler, D.; Henning, F.; Weidenmann, K. A.
2016. Proceedings of the 17th European Conference on Composite Materials (ECCM17), München, Germany, 26.-30.06.2016, European Society for Composite Materials (ESCM)
2015
Simulation of mold filling in resin transfer molding considering the local fiber architecture after the preforming process
Magagnato, D.; Henning, F.
2015. Proceedings of the 20th Conference on Composite Materials (ICCM 2015), ID: 4209–4, Aalborg University
2014
Development Stage and Application of a Virtual Process Chain for RTM Components
Kärger, L.; Fritz, F.; Magagnato, D.; Galkin, S.; Schön, A.; Oeckerath, A.; Wolf, K.; Henning, F.
2014. NAFEMS Seminar: “Simulation of Composites – A Closed Process Chain?”, 107–118, NAFEMS Deutschland, Österreich, Schweiz GmbH
Parametrisierung und Evaluierung von Schädigungsmodellen für Faserverbundkunststoffe auf Basis umfangreicher Charakterisierungs- und Validierungsversuche
Galkin, S.; Kärger, L.; Häfele, P.; Gall, M.; Voß, H.; Henning, F.
2014. International Association for the Engineering Analysis Community -NAFEMS-: Berechnung und Simulation - Anwendungen, Entwicklungen, Trends : NAFEMS deutschsprachige Konferenz 2014; 20-21 Mai 2014, Bamberg Bernau am Chiemsee: NAFEMS Deutschland, 2014, 133–137
2013
Anisotrope viskoelastische und temperaturabhängige Eigenschaften langfaserverstärkter Thermoplaste
Brylka, B.; Böhlke, T.; Henning, F.; Wood, J.
2013. DGM-Tagungsband: 19. Symposium Verbundwerkstoffe und Werkstoffverbunde, 03.-05.07.2013, Karlsruhe, 634–639
Virtual Process Chain for an integrated assessment of high-performance composite structures
Kärger, L.; Schön, A.; Fritz, F.; Böhler, P.; Magagnato, D.; Fischer, S.; Henning, F.
2013. NAFEMS World Congress, Salzburg, Österreich, 9.-12. Juni 2013
Aufbau einer durchgängigen CAE-Kette durch Verknüpfung von Drapier-, Formfüll- und Struktursimulation zur ganzheitlichen Bewertung von Bauteilen aus Hochleistungsfaserverbunden
Kärger, L.; Schön, A.; Fritz, F.; Böhler, P.; Magagnato, D.; Fischer, S.; Henning, F.
2013. 19. Symposium Verbundwerkstoffe und Werkstoffverbunde, Karlsruhe, 3.-5. Juli 2013
Simulation of the form filling process during the RTM-manufacturing to optimize the cycle times for the production of carbon fibre compounds
Magagnato, D.; Henning, F.
2013. NAFEMS Seminar ’Innovative Anwendungen der Strömungssimulation (CFD) in der Produktentwicklung’, Wiesbaden, 18.-19. März 2013
Experimentelle und Numerische Untersuchung der Infiltration der RTM-Fertigung
Magagnato, D.; Frey, M.; Bernath, A.; Steibler, P.; Henning, F.
2013. 19. Symposium Verbundwerkstoffe und Werkstoffverbunde, Karlsruhe, 3.-5. Juli 2013
2011
Charakterisierung des Compression RTM Prozesses zur Produktion von endlosfaserverstärkten Verbundwerkstoffen
Haspel, B.; Chaudhari, R.; Weidenmann, K. A.; Henning, F.; Elsner, P.
2011. Tagungsband zum 18. Symposium Verbundwerkstoffe und Werkstoffverbunde - Chemnitz, 30.03. bis 01.04.2011. Hrsg.: B. Wielage, 227–232, TU Chemnitz
Serienfähige Faserverbundtechnologien für den Automobilbau
Henning, F.; Huber, T.; Hangs, B.; Chaudhari, R.
2011. Werkstoffe im Automobilbau. Mischbauweisen: welcher Werkstoff für welche Anwendung? ATZ-Fachtagung, Stuttgart, 18.-19. Mai 2011, 1 CD-Rom, ATZlive
Compression RTM - A new process for manufacturing high volume continuous fiber reinforced composites
Chaudhari, R.; Pick, M.; Geiger, O.; Schmidt, D.; Elsner, P.; Henning, F.
2011. Conference proceedings / 5th International CFK-Valley Stade Convention, Stade, June 7-8, 2011, 1 CD-Rom, CFK-Valley Stade e.V
Characterization of the continuous fiber reinforced composites manufactured using Compression RTM process
Chaudhari, R.; Rosenberg, P.; Elsner, P.; Henning, F.
2011. Leichtbau und nachhaltige Mobilität: 5. Landshuter Leichtbau-Colloquium. Tagungsband zum Colloquium, Landshut, 23. - 24. Februar 2011. Hrsg.: O. Huber, 73–82, LC-Verl
2010
Processing of Engineering Thermoplastics using LFT-D/ILC Technology for Structural Automotive Applications
Chaudhari, R.; Geiger, O.; Reif, M.; Henning, F.; Terenzi, A.
2010. Extended abstracts / First International Conference on Material for Energy, Karlsruhe, Germany, July 4 - 8, 2010; Book B, Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie (DECHEMA)
Hybrid beams for light weight structures
Deisser, O.; Kriescher, M.; Holzapfel, M.; Rüger, O.; Chaudhari, R.; Henning, F.; Grigo, M.; Weidenmann, K.; Roettger, J.
2010. Extended abstracts / First International Conference on Material for Energy, Karlsruhe, Germany, July 4 - 8, 2010; Book B, Gesellschaft für Chemische Technik und Biotechnologie (DECHEMA)
High Pressure Resin Transfer Molding - Process Advancements
Graf, M.; Fries, E.; Renkl, J.; Henning, F.; Chaudhari, R.; Thoma, B.
2010. 10th Annual Automotive Composites Conference and Exhibition 2010 (ACCE 2010), Troy, Michigan, USA, September 15-16, 2010, 619–657, Curran
2008
E-coat sustainable long-fiber thermoplastic composites for structural automotive applications
Henning, F.; Chaudhari, R.; Reif, M.; Geiger, O.; Diehl, A.; Terenzi, A.
2008. The road to lightweight performance: 8th Annual Automotive Composites Conference and Exhibition (ACCE 2008), Troy, Michigan, USA, September 16 - 18, 2008; Vol. 1, 208–222, Curran
E-coating process sustainable Long Fibre Reinforced Thermoplastics for structural automotive applications
Chaudhari, R.; Reif, M.; Geiger, O.; Diehl, A.; Henning, F.; Terenzi, A.
2008. Tagungshandbuch der 11. internationalen AVK-Tagung, Essen, 22.-23. September 2008 = Manual of the 11th international AVK conference, 1 CD-Rom, Industrievereinigung Verstärkte Kunststoffe
2007
LFT Material formulation - A key to part performance
Henning, F.; Chaudhari, R.; Stassen, P.; Koppes, M.; Engelen, H.
2007. Driving performance and productivity: 7th Annual Automotive Composites Conference and Exhibition (ACCE 2007), Troy, Michigan, USA, September 11-13, 2007; Vol. 2, 525–526, Curran

Lectures


2022
Probabilistic virtual process chain for process-induced uncertainties in fiber-reinforced composites
Meyer, N.; Gajek, S.; Görthofer, J.; Hrymak, A.; Luise Kärger; Henning, F.; Schneider, M.; Böhlke, T.
2022, September 19. MATHSEE Workshop "Multiscale Effects in Mechanics Under Uncertainty Considerations" (2022), Karlsruhe, Germany, September 19, 2022
2020
Investigations on intrinsically manufactured FRP/metal composites - from embedded inserts to load-bearing hybrid structures
Bernath, A.; Seuffert, J.; Muth, M.; Roth, S.; Fleischer, J.; Weidenmann, K. A.; Henning, F.
2020, April 29. 4th International Conference Hybrid - Materials and Structures (2020), Online, April 28–29, 2020
2019
Direktgekühlter Elektromotor mit integralem Leichtbaugehäuse
Wittemann, F.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2019, October 9. Fachtagung „Wärmeleitfähige Kunststoffe für das Thermomanagement“ (2019), Lüdenscheid, Germany, October 9, 2019
Zeit- und kosteneffiziente Prozess und Produktentwicklung für den Hochleistungs-Faserverbundleichtbau unterstützt durch Techniken des Maschinellen Lernens
Zimmerling, C.; Kärger, L.; Carosella, S.; Middendorf, P.; Henning, F.
2019, May 20. 6. Technologietag Hybrider Leichtbau (2019), Leinfelden-Echterdingen, Germany, May 20–21, 2019
Modeling of damage and viscoelasticity of recycled carbon fiber reinforced Bulk Molding Compound
Saburow, O.; Henning, F.
2019, May 8. 12th International Conference on Composite Science and Technology (2019), Sorrento, Italy, May 8–10, 2019
Injection Molding Simulation with Fiber Length Dependent Flow Modelling
Wittemann, F.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2019, May 8. 12th International Conference on Composite Science and Technology (2019), Sorrento, Italy, May 8–10, 2019
Layerby- layer analysis of fiber orientation of formed continuously fiber-reinforced polymers based on computer tomographic (CT) scans
Dörr, D.; Schöttl, L.; Pinter, P.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2019. Colloquium 602 – Composite manufacturing processes. Analyses, modelling and simulations (2019), Lyon, France, March 13–15, 2019
2018
A revisit of Jeffery‘s equation - modelling fiber suspensions with Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics
Meyer, N.; Saburow, O.; Hohberg, M.; Hrymak, A.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2018, September 27. Materials Science and Engineering Congress (MSE 2018), Darmstadt, Germany, September 26–28, 2018
Simulation of Insert Deformations for Thermoset Materials
Wittemann, F.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2018, June 5. 9. CONNECT! European Moldflow® User Conference (2018), Frankfurt am Main, Germany, June 5–6, 2018
Enhanced Viscosity Characterization for Fast Curing Epoxy Resins at Process Relevant Temperatures
Bernath, A.; Grulich, M.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2018, May 31. 14th International Conference on Flow Processes in Composite Materials (2018), Luleå, Sweden, May 30–June 1, 2018
Simulation of Discontinuous Fiber Reinforced Composites along the CAE-Chain
Wittemann, F.; Hohberg, M.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2018, March 7. MAHLE R&D Networking - High Performance Plastic (2018), Stuttgart, Germany, March 7–8, 2018
Vorstellung DEmiL – Direktgekühlter Elektromotor mit integralem Leichtbaugehäuse
Wittemann, F.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2018, January 23. 20. Leichtbauforum des LBZ-BW e.V. (2018), Renningen, Germany, January 23, 2018
Strömungsmechanische Simulationen zur Herstellung von Faserverbundbauteilen
Henning, F.; Seuffert, J.; Wittemann, F.
2018, January 15. Strömungsmechanik und Strömungsmaschinen (2018), Karlsruhe, Germany, January 15, 2018
Thermomechanical analysis of thermoforming processes with continuously fibre-reinforced semi-crystalline thermoplastics
Dörr, D.; Joppich, T.; Kugele, D.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2018. Materials Science and Engineering Congress (MSE 2018), Darmstadt, Germany, September 26–28, 2018
Integrated process simulation as enabler for efficient and robust design of composites and hybrids
Dörr, D.; Fengler, B.; Hohberg, M.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2018. Fraunhofer Representative Office Korea 10th Anniversary Technology Seminar (2018), Seoul, South Korea, November 8, 2018
Advanced Macroscopic Modelling Approaches for FE Composite Forming Simulation Using Abaqus
Dörr, D.; Poppe, C.; Zimmerling, C.; Krauß, C.; Schäfer, B.; Henning, F.; Kärger, L.
2018. SIMULIA Regional User Meeting (2018), Hanau, Germany, December 4, 2018
Continuous Process Simulation for Continuous Fiber Reinforced Composites
Kärger, L.; Dörr, D.; Poppe, C.; Seuffert, J.; Bernath, A.; Galkin, S.; Zimmerling, C.; Henning, F.
2018. International VDI Conference - Simulation in Automotive Lightweight Engineering (2018), Amsterdam, Netherlands, April 25–26, 2018
2016
Iterative determination of the tailoring of blanks for a waste-free composite forming by means of finite element forming simulation
Dörr, D.; Lipowsky, L.; Schirmaier, F.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2016. International Conference on Automotive Composites (ICAutoC 2016), Lisbon, Portugal, September 21–23, 2016
Simulation methods for process design of structural composite components
Kärger, L.; Bernath, A.; Dörr, D.; Galkin, S.; Magagnato, D.; Schirmaier, F.; Henning, F.
2016. 1st Simpulsday greenCAE (2016), Weissach, Germany, November 10, 2016
2015
Methoden zur Umformsimulation von Endlosfaserverbunden mit ABAQUS
Dörr, D.; Schirmaier, F.; Joppich, T.; Fürst, T.; Kärger, L.; Henning, F.
2015. SIMULIA Regional User Meeting (2015), Aachen, Germany, November 12–13, 2015
Holistic Development of High-Pressure RTM Composite Structures
Henning, F.; Bernath, A.; Galkin, S.; Kärger, L.; Magagnato, D.; Schirmaier, F.; Thoma, B.
2015. 31st International Conference of the Polymer Processing Society (PPS 2015), Jeju Island, Korea, June 7–11, 2015
2014
Comparison of Finite Volume and Finite Element Methods for the Prediction of Process Induced Residual Stresses during Resin Transfer Molding
Bernath, A.; Henning, F.
2014. 27th International Workshop Research in Mechanics of Composites (2014), Bad Herrenalb, Germany, December 11–12, 2014
An integrated development approach to combine design, manufacturing and validation of high-pressure RTM composite structures
Henning, F.; Bernath, A.; Chaudhari, R.; Kärger, L.; Magagnato, D.; Schirmaier, F.
2014. SAMPE Annual Tech Conference; 2.-5.06.2014, Seattle