Space modules for industrial and scientific purposes

Bigelow Aerospace and United Launch Alliance join forces to foster habitable volumes in Low Earth orbit

Nanoparticles for biomedical applications

An international, interdisciplinary team is developing highly porous biomaterials for localised release of therapeutic ions and drugs

The world’s first automated sinter test facility

With a new sinter test facility, thyssenkrupp optimizes the composition for steelmaking using different raw materials efficiently

Hywind Pilot Wind Park in Scotland

Statoil plans to build the first floating wind farm off the Scottish coast

Drilling like lightning

A novel drilling procedure fragments rock with a high-voltage impulse that enables up to 30% lower drilling costs.

Turning coke oven gas into baking powder

ThyssenKrupp and TU Berlin develop a process for eco-friendly conversion of process gases.

Steel/aluminum welding: lighter with lasers

The project is currently developing a laser welding process for joining three-dimensional structures made of steel and aluminum in a hybrid design.

3-D printed rocket engine

Successful NASA rocket fuel pump tests pave the way for 3-D printed demonstrator engine.

Unique large-scale battery system

Construction of the world’s first modular large-scale battery storage system begins in Aachen.

Wearing Graphene

Graphene has outstanding properties. Industry and researchers join forces to develop solutions for the use in textiles.