Dr. Dietlinde Jakobi is holding a master’s degree in technical chemistry and a Ph. D. in natural sciences from the Technical University of Aachen, Germany. Dr. Jakobi joined Schmidt + Clemens in January 1999. She is currently the Corperate Director of the Sales and the Research & Development Services Department. Dr. Jakobi and her team published a significant number of papers related to high temperature alloys and technologies used for different industrial high temperature applications and the development results of the S+C research & development team have contributed to decisive new inventions and numerous worldwide patents.