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In total 208 projects were processed in 2016. 165 of the projects were bilateral research projects with industrial partners. The strongest demand for bilateral research projects came from the automotive industry, followed by applications for the engineering branch and the chemical sector.

43 projects were funded by public funding agencies like Arbeitsgemeinschaft industrieller Forschungsvereinigungen (AiF), Bundesministerium für Wirtschaft und
Technologie (BMWi), Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung (BMBF), Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), Deutscher Akademischer Austauschdienst (DAAD), Europäische Union (EU), Ministerium für Wissenschaft, Weiterbildung und Kultur des Landes Rheinland-Pfalz (MWWK), Stiftung Rheinland-Pfalz für Innovation (SRI) etc.

Nearly 89% of the acquired public funds come from AiF, MWWK, BMWi, EU, und BMBF. A selection of funded projects is presented in alphabetical order on the following pages.

Facts

Industrial revenues by sector (in %)
Revenues from public funded projects by funding authority (in %)