Dr. Jens Meier

Academic studies

Studies of Physics at Leibniz University of Hanover

PhD Graduation

Doctoral Thesis at Institute of Physical Chemistry of TU Clausthal

Professional career


  • Research Fellow at Deutsches Institut für Kautschuktechnologie e.V. (DIK), Hanover
  • microrheology, polymer filler network, dynamic mechanical properties


  • Computational Engineer at Henniges Automotive GmbH, Rehburg-Loccum
  • research coordination, material law development, mechanical design of automotive parts, mould filling optimization

since 01.05.2015:   

  • Head of Department Elastomer Physics at DIK
  • main topics: mechanical structure properties relationship in mixtures and vulcanizates, with focus on fracture mechanics, fatigue, life time prediction, processing rheology


  • Member of the German Rubber Society e.V. (DKG)

  • Member of the German Physical Society e.V. (DPG)

Dr. Jens Meier