In the field of energy, fiber composites can be used to minimize friction losses, improve the efficiency of energy converters or store energy at low cost.

For renewable energy sources such as wind energy,

IVW develops pressure vessels, flywheels, rotor blades and shafts,

from fundamental research to applications.

Application areas

  • Rotor blades
  • Drive shafts
  • Pressure vessels
  • Structural monitoring
  • Barrier coatings

Fields of competence in Energy

Projects in this sector