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Research Fields

Our Research Fields

Research designs the future - at IPEK we follow this mission statement in our eight research fields, which in terms of content reflect the strategic focus of the institute’s main research. In basic and applied research projects, we develop innovative product engineering systems, methods and processes with the goal of creating lasting added value for our customers, keeping them one step ahead.

Drive Systems

Tribology Systems

Development and Innovation Management

Drive Systems Tribology Systems Development and Innovation Management
Competence-based Education Validation of Technical Systems Design Methods for Mechatronic Systems
Competence-based Education Validation of Technical Systems

Design Methods for Mechatronic Systems

Methods of Embodiment Design Systemic Human-Machine-Integration Lightweight Design
Systemic Human-Machine-Integration Lightweight Design