Brandenburg University of Technology Cottbus-Senftenberg
Department of Applied Physics/Sensor Technology
Focus on: spectroscopic/spectromicroscopic analysis (XPS, UPS, WDX, AES/ PEEM) of layers and layer structures, sensor development on the base of organical field effect transistors, resistance and piezo electrical layers.
Fachgebiet Konstruktion und Fertigung
Schwerpunkte: Strukturen aus Leichtbauwerkstoffen, wirkmedienbasierte Umformverfahren (Pneumo- und Hydromechanisches Tiefziehen, Hochdruckblechumformung), Integration von Fügeverfahren in den Umformprozess (Walzen, Tiefziehen), FEM – Simulationssysteme
Department of Metallurgy and Material Technology
Focus on: lightweight structures made of aluminium, magnesium and titan, influence of the texture and microstructure of highly resistant and high-temperature resistant materials on their mechanical properties, surface processing methods (mechanical/electrolytic polishing, shot peening, roller burnishing and deep rolling).
Department of Aerodynamics and Fluid Mechanics
Focus on: jet engineering, aeroacoustics, development of flow diagnostic processes, miniaturised flow measurement methods.
Department of Transport Engineering
Focus on: custom development of passenger transport systems, railway station design, flexible freight terminal design, development of passenger transport infrastructures and mobile railway systems, infrastructure management, railway control centres, reactivation and modernisation of local and regional railway networks, preservation, documenting and management of vintage transport infrastructures.
Department of Automotive and Drive Engineering
Focus on: heat and energy management, lubricant circuits and use of waste heat in combustion engines, interactions between driver, vehicle and environment, engine technology (combustion, rotation irregularities, driveability), emissions and combustion diagnostic/optimisation.
Department of Technical Acoustics
Focus on: aeroacoustic wind tunnel, silent flight of owls, analysis of blade noise, microphone array measurement, high-frequency sound propagation.
Department of Structural Mechanics and Vehicle Vibrations
Focus on: lightweight, fibre-reinforced and sandwich composites, calibration methods for high-pressure compressor blades, influence of production tolerances on the vibration of blades.
Department of Technical Mechanics and Vehicle Dynamics
Focus on: modelling, virtual prototyping, hardware-in-the-loop simulation/optimisation.
Department of Combustion Engines and Aircraft Propulsion
Focus on: research on flow inside cylinders and air/fuel mixture in direct injection petrol engines, turbo engines (interaction of platform cooling and secondary flow, coolant efficiency and flows in zones with delayed main flow, cascade analysis using Reynolds number, improvement of laser particle image velocimetry for flow visualisation.
Brandenburg University of Applied Sciences (TH Brandenburg)
Degree course in Mechanical Engineering
Focus on: fluid mechanics, material technology, technical mechanics, mechatronics, mechanical engineering, mechanical power transmission technology, control technology, drive engineering.
Degree course in Energy Efficiency of Technical Systems
Focus on: energy efficiency of railway infrastructures.
Technical University of Applied Sciences Wildau (TH Wildau)
Research group on Transport Logistics
Focus on: intermodal freight transport, transport infrastructure planning, calculation models of the advantages of shifting freight transport from road to railway, software and planning tools for freight transport management.