Research Partners

Fraunhofer Institute for Production Technology IPT

  • Founding year: 1980
  • 415 employees
  • Business portfolio: Turbomachinery, Tool Making, Optics, Lightweight Technologies, Life Sciences Engineering, Integrated Mechatronic System
  • Knowledge and experience in all fields of production technology for developing and optimizing solutions for modern production facilities
http://www.ipt.fraunhofer.de/
Fraunhofer IPT

Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering WZL of RWTH Aachen

  • Founding year: 1906
  • 760 employees
  • 16,000 m² offices and laboratories
  • Business portfolio: Manufacturing Technology, Gearing Technology, Machine Tools, Metrology and Quality Management, Production Engineering and Production Management
  • Knowledge and experience in all fields of production engineering and production management for developing and optimizing solutions for modern production facilities
http://www.wzl.rwth-aachen.de/

Institute for Industrial Management at RWTH Aachen

  • Founding year: 1953
  • Industry-oriented research in the areas service management, information management and production management
  • Part of the initiative for excellence in North Rhine-Westphalia (NRW)
http://www.fir.rwth-aachen.de/

Demonstration Factory of RWTH Aachen Campus

  • Founding year: 2013
  • Small-scale production of marketable products with a high vertical range of manufacture on 1,600 m²
  • Application, exploration and further development of Industrie 4.0 solutions with industrial and research partners
  • Implementation of smart systems enabling transparent and consistent order tracking on the shop floor
  • Further education in a real production environment
http://www.demofabrik-aachen.de/

TIME -  Research Area Technology, Innovation, Marketing, Entrepreneurship

  • Founding Year: 1990
  • This Research Area combines aspects of entrepreneurship, technology and innovation management, innovation markets, consumer behavior, technology transfer and commercialization
     
http://www.time.rwth-aachen.de/

PEM - Chair of Production Engineering of E-Mobility Components

  • Founding year: 2014
  • Research and innovation of electro-mobility
  • Development of production processes of the electric vehicle and its components
  • Application-oriented research projects
https://www.pem.rwth-aachen.de/