Lehrstuhl für Fertigungstechnologie, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Tailored Materials


Head of Research Group





    • Degner, J.; Horn, A.; Merklein, M.:
      Experimental study on the flow behavior during hot forming and quenching of the high-strength aluminum alloy AA6111.
      In: Lehrstuhl für Umformtechnik, Montanuniversität Leoben, Bruno Buchmayr (Edtrs.): XXXVI. Verformungskundliches Kolloquium, 2017, pp. 166-171

    • Degner, J.; Boehm, W.; Herrmann, J.; Köhler, M.; Merklein, M.:
      Manufacturing and Characterization of Multilayered 7000-Series Aluminum with Improved Corrosion Behavior Processed via Accumulative Roll Bonding.
      In: Aluminium Two Thousand World Congress (Edtr.): Elsevier, 2017, accepted

    • Degner, J.; Merklein, M.:
      Efficient Aluminium - Anwendung hochfester Aluminiumlegierungen im modernen Karosseriebau.
      In: Europäische Forschungsgesellschaft für Blechverarbeitung (Edtrs.): Tagungsband des 37. EFB-Kolloquiums Blechverarbeitung 2017, 2017, published

    • Herrmann, J.; Merklein, M.:
      Herstellung und Umformeigenschaften hochfester mehrlagiger Aluminiumlegierungen der 6000er-Serie.
      In: Europäische Forschungsgesellschaft für Blechverarbeitung (Edtrs.): Energie / Effiziente Verarbeitung zukunftsweisender Leichtbauwerkstoffe, 2017, pp. 263-271

    • Herrmann, J.; Suttner, S.; Merklein, M.:
      Experimental investigation and numerical modeling of the bond shear strength of multi-layered 6000 series aluminum alloys.
      Procedia Engineering 183(2017)C, pp. 283-290

    • Degner, J.; Horn, A.; Merklein, M.:
      Experimental study on the warm forming and quenching behaviour for hot stamping of high-strength aluminum alloys.
      In: IDDRG 2017 (Edtr.): Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 2017, accepted

    • Vogel, M.; Lechner, M.; Hildenbrand, P.; Schulte, R.; Merklein, M.:
      Manufacturing of tailored blanks by flexible rolling and its application in a sheet-bulk metal forming process.
      In: Wieland, H. (Edtr.): Proceedings SCT2017, Verlag Stahleisen GmbH, 2017, published

    • Kirchen, I.; Vogel-Heuser, B.; Hildenbrand, P.; Schulte, R.; Lechner, M.; Vogel, M.; Merklein, M.:
      Data-driven Model Development for Quality Prediction in Forming Technology .
      In: (Edtr.): 15th IEEE International Conference on Industrial Informatics (INDIN) , 2017, published

    • Schulte, R.; Frey, P.; Hildenbrand, P.; Vogel, M.; Betz, C.; Lechner, M.; Merklein, M.:
      Data-Based Control of A Multi-Step Forming Process.
      In: (Edtr.): Proc. International Deep Drawing Research Group Conf. IDDRG 2017, 2017, published


    • Gnibl, T.; Merklein, M.:
      Material flow control in tailor welded blanks by a combination of heat treatment and warm forming.
      CIRP Annals - Manufacturing Technology 65(2016)1, pp. 305-308

    • Merklein, M.; Herrmann, J.:
      Accumulative Roll Bonding of precipitation-hardenable aluminum alloys of the 6000 series in a warm rolling process.
      In: ASMET (Edtr.): Proc. ROLLING Conference, 2016, pp. 699-708

    • Merklein, M.; Graser, M.; Degner, J.; Lechner, M.; Herrmann, J.:
      Tailoring material properties in forming technology by a local heat treatment.
      In: Gronostajski, Z. (Edtr.): Advanced Metal Forming Processes in Automotive Industry, 2016, pp. 45-52

    • Degner, J.; Suttner, S.; Merklein, M.:
      Investigation of the Unloading Yield Effect in Aluminum and Magnesium Sheet Metal Alloys at Room Temperature.
      Key Eng. Mater. 716(2016), pp. 331-336

    • Graser, M.; Fröck, H.; Lechner, M.; Reich, M.; Keßler, O.; Merklein, M.:
      Influence of short-term heat treatment on the microstructure and mechanical properties of EN AW‑6060 T4 extrusion profiles – Part B.
      Production Engineering (2016), pp. 1-8

    • Fröck, H.; Graser, M.; Reich, M.; Lechner, M.; Merklein, M.; Keßler, O.:
      Influence of short-term heat treatment on the microstructure and mechanical properties of EN AW 6060 T4 extrusion profiles - Part A.
      Production Engineering (2016), pp. 1-7

    • Merklein, M.; Herrmann, J.:
      Effect of a Local Laser Heat Treatment on the Formability of Multi-layered 6000 Series Aluminum Alloys.
      Physics Procedia 83(2016), pp. 560-567

    • Merklein, M.; Lechner, M.; Böhm, W.; Degner, J.:
      Scale-up of Innovative Forming Solutions from Scientific Fundamentals to Industrial Applications.
      In: Materials Science and Technology 2016 (Edtr.): 2016, published on CD

    Last Update: 04.04.2016