At the TCKT we do not only research in projects, we also publish our result – always in coordination and accordance with our partners. Find here a selection of our publications.


  • K. Koller, C. Burgstaller, C. Paulik; Influence of material contamination on polypropylene melt filtration using assembled and fused screens; SPE Polymers
  • K. Moser, M. Prambauer, S. Riepler, C. Burgstaller; Modification of PLA by reactive extrusion for industrial fiber applications; Global Fibre Congress 2021; online (Dornbirn)
  • C.N. Chung, C. Marschik, T. Höftbeger, S. Pachner, G. Steinbichler; Modeling of the devolatilization process in an extruder; Polymer Meeting 14; Graz, A
  • B. Purgleitner, N. Wolfsgruber, T. Gruber, C. Burgstaller; Natural Zeolite in polypropylene: Mechanical behaviour and influence of processing on the filler particle size; Polymer Meeting 14; Graz, A
  • K. Koller, C. Burgstaller, C. Paulik; Influence of the material on the melt filtration using different screens; Polymer Meeting 14; Graz, A
  • N. Wolfsgruber, C. Burgstaller, A. Tanda, P. Kiss, V-M. Archodoulaki; Influence of filler and matrix on the thermal conductivity and mechanical properties of the composite; Polymer Meeting 14; Graz, A
  • N. Yousefi, S.J. Fisher, C. Burgstaller, M.S.P. Shaffer, E.S. Greenhalgh, A. Bismarck; High CNT loading nano and hierarchical composites; Polymer Meeting 14; Graz, A
  • G. G. Murali, P. Robinson, A. Bismarck, C. Burgstaller; Development of intrinsically heated, interleaved composites with controllable flexural stiffness and shape memory capability; 7th International Conference on Mechanics of Composites; Porto, Portugal
  • C. Burgstaller; Influence of additive type on the properties of polyolefin-blends; SPE ANTEC - The virtual edition; online
  • P. Kiss, J. Glinz, W. Stadlbauer, C. Burgstaller, V.M. Archodoulaki; The effect of thermally desized carbon fibre reinforcement on the flexural and impact properties of PA6, PPS and PEEK composite laminates: A comparative study; Composites Part B: Engineering XY (2021) 215 108844
  • B. Purgleitner, M. Prambauer, T. Gruber, C. Burgstaller; Influence of natural zeolite on the total carbon emission in post-consumer recycling plastic; OE Conference Kassel; online
  • Martina Prambauer, Helene Hoffmann, Manuel Eicher, Christoph Burgstaller; Using degradable bioplastics in short-lived geotextile applications; Bioplastics - Science meets industry; online
  • M. Längauer, G. Zitzenbacher, C. Burgstaller, C. Hochenauer; Enhanced Infrared Heating of Thermoplastic Composite Sheets for Thermoforming Processes; International Polymer Processing 36(1) 2021
  • H. Stadler; Luftfahrt rCF für Flugzeug-Interior; FFG TakeOff Workshop; online
  • C. Burgstaller; Overview: Compatibilizers for Plastic Recyclates; Hanser Forum Plastic Recylates; online
  • C. Burgstaller; Influence of additive type on the properties of polyolefin-blends from recycling; 2021 SPE International Virtual Polyolefins Conference; online
  • M. Längauer, F. Brunnthaller, G. Zitzenbacher, C. Burgstaller, C. Hochenauer; Modeling of the anisotropic thermal conductivity of fabrics embedded in a thermoplastic matrix system; Polymer Composites 42(4) 2021 2050-2060