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.


  • T. Höftberger, F. Dietrich, G. Zitzenbacher, C. Burgstaller; Influence of Fiber Content and Dosing Position on the the Mechanical Properties of Short-Carbon-Fiber Polypropylene Compounds; Polymers 14 (2022), 4877
  • A.N. Gaduan, J. Li, G. Hill, C. Wallis, C. Burgstaller, KY. Lee; Simulating the recycling of milk bottles in the UK: Influence of blending virgin and repeatedly melt-extruded high-density polyethylene; Resources, Conservation & Recycling 2022
  • C. Burgstaller; Materials Recycling of Textile Waste; Global Fibre Congress; Dornbirn, AT, 2022
  • Hager, R., Forsich, C., Duchoslav, J., Burgstaller, C., Stifter, D., Weghuber, J., & Lanzerstorfer, P; Microcontact Printing of Biomolecules on Various Polymeric Substrates: Limitations and Applicability for Fluorescence Microscopy and Subcellular Micropatterning Assays; ACS Applied Polymer Materials, 2022
  • B. Liedl, C. Burgstaller; Tailoring PLA Properties by Reactive Extrusion; EPF 2022; Prag, CZ
  • B. Purgleitner, T. Fraundorfer, C. Burgstaller; Improving the properties of post-consumer recyclate with natural zeolite; EPF 2022; Prag, CZ
  • N.Wolfsgruber, A.Tanda, V.-M. Archodoulaki, C. Burgstaller; Relationship between the interface of matrix and filler and the thermal conductivity as well as the mechanical properties of the composite; EPF 2022; Prag, CZ
  • B.M. Lekube, C. Burgstaller; Partially Compacted Commingled PLA-Flax Biocomposites; Macromol 2022, 2, 247–257
  • B. Liedl, K. Moser, C. Burgstaller; Recyclability of Thermoplastic Organosheet Production Waste; Polymers 2022; Turin, IT
  • H. Stadler, J. Weitzenböck, C. Burgstaller; New solutions for the recycling of CFRP composites; ECCM20, 2022
  • H. Stadler, P. Kiss, W. Stadlbauer, B. Plank, C. Burgstaller; Influence of consolidating process on the properties of composites from thermosetting carbon fiber reinforced tapes; Polymer Composites 2022
  • C. Burgstaller, S. Riepler; Modification of PLA by reactive extrusion for industrial fiber applications; Chemical Fibers International 1/2022
  • A.N. Gaduan, K. Singkronart, C. Bell, E. Tierney, C. Burgstaller, K.-Y. Lee; Mechanical Upcycling Immiscible Polyethylene Terephthalate-Polypropylene Blends with Carbon Fiber Reinforcement; ACS Appl. Polym. Mater. 2022, 4(5), 3294-‌3303
  • N Yousefi, SJ Fisher, C Burgstaller, MSP Shaffer, A Bismarck; Hierarchical carbon fibre composites incorporating high loadings of carbon nanotubes; Composites Science and Technology 2022
  • B.M. Lekube, C. Burgstaller; Study of mechanical and rheological properties, morphology, and miscibility in polylactid acid blends with thermoplastic polymers; Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 139 (2022) 51662
  • M. Längauer, G. Zitzenbacher, S. Heupl, B. Plank, C. Burgstaller, C. Hochenauer; Influence of thermal deconsolidation on the anisotropic thermal conductivity of glass fiber reinforced, pre-consolidated polypropylene sheets used for thermoforming applications; Polymer Composites 2022