Research & Development

In 2018 a total of 203 projects were processed.

54 projects were supported by various public funding agencies. Some of these were:

  • the Ministry of Science, Education and Culture of Rhineland-Palatinate (MWWK)
  • the German Research Foundation (DFG)
  • the European Union (EU)
  • the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
  • the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi)
  • the German Federation of Industrial Research Associations (AiF)
  • the Foundation Rhineland-Palatinate for Innovation (SRI)

149 of these projects were bilateral research projects with industrial partners. The strongest demand for bilateral research projects came from the engineering branch, followed by applications for the automotive industry and the aerospace sector.

Our Fields of Competence

In the field of composite materials we conduct research in the following areas