Martin Dienwiebel is an Emmy-Noether Fellow at the MicroTribology Centre of the Fraunhofer Institute for Mechanics of Materials IWM and the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Karlsruhe. He received his Diploma degree in physics from Bonn University, Bonn, Germany, in 1997, and his Doctorate degree in physics from Leiden University, Leiden, The Netherlands. From 2003 to 2007, he worked as Senior Scientist in the Research Department of IAVF Antriebstechnik AG, Karlsruhe, where he focused on the tribology of internal combustion engines. Afterwards, he moved to the new Microtribology group of the Fraunhofer Institute of Materials. Since 2008, he is also the Head of an independent junior research group funded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology.
Biography Updated on 10 January 2013