Research Projects

A list of all available and completed thesis of the SoMaP team is in the online research documentation (FoDok).

Ongoing Projects

  • FFG Project : Interactive Wood - Elektrische Funktionalisierung von Holz- und Holzwerkstoffoberflächen durch frugale Drucktechniken, 2019-2022
    PI : Martin Kaltenbrunner
  • EU Fet Open : Light and Organic Nanotechnology for Cardiovascular Disease - LION-HEARTED, 2019-2023
    PI : Martin Kaltenbrunner
  • EU Fet Open : Super-sensitive detection of Alzheimer’s disease biomarkers in plasma by an innovative droplet split-and-stack approach - SensApp, 2019-2021
    PI : Martin Kaltenbrunner
  • FFG Project : Imperceptible Textile Interfaces - TextileUX, 2018-2022
    PI : Martin Kaltenbrunner
  • ERC Starting Grant : GEL-SYS - Smart HydroGEL SYStems - From Bioinspired Design to Soft Electronics and Machines, 2018-2022
    PI : Martin Kaltenbrunner
  • SEL - Soft Electronics Laboratory, 2017-2021
    PI : Martin Kaltenbrunner

Links to previous projects

ERC Advanced Grant Soft-Map

Stretching soft matter performance :


From conformable electronics and soft machines to renewable energy

Energy harvesting with dielectric elastomers

FWF Project number: P 22912-N20


Smart materials for artificial muscle and energy harvesting

FWF Project number: I-986


Radial Stretching System (RSS)  

Scientific Open Source/Hardware Test Equipment


Toy-Brick Tensile Tester

Toy-brick based tabletop tensometer for research and education