Institutes and Specialist Groups

Aerodynamics and Fluid Mechanics

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Nikolaus A. Adams
Professor's Profile

www.aer.mw.tum.de
nikolaus.adams@tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16138
Building Section 6 

  • Numerical modeling and simulation of complex flows
  • Low-speed aerodynamics
  • Multiphase flows, microfluidics
  • Gasdynamics, cavitating flows
  • Aircraft, spacecraft and automotive aerodynamics

Vibroacoustics of Vehicles and Machines

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Steffen Marburg
Professor's Profile

http://www.vib.mw.tum.de/index.php
steffen.marburg@tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 55120
Building Section 5

  • Experimental and computational acoustics
  • Vibroacoustic optimization
  • Uncertainty quantification of vibroacoustic systems
  • Material data identification

Applied Mechanics

Prof. Dr. Ir. Daniel Rixen
Professor's Profile

http://www.amm.mw.tum.de
rixen@tum.de 
+49 (0)89 289 - 15220
Building Section 1

  • Numerical methods for technical dynamics
  • Experimental structural dynamics
  • Multiphysical models

Plant and Process Technology

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Harald Klein
Professor's Profile

http://www.apt.mw.tum.de
harald.klein@tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16501
Building Section 4

  • Process design
  • Equipment design methods
  • Modelling and thermodynamic property data

Automation and Information Systems

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Birgit Vogel-Heuser
Professor's Profile

http://www.ais.mw.tum.de
vogel-heuser@ais.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16400
Building Section 1

  • Model-based and integrated engineering
  • Distributed control systems
  • Quality management and human factors

Industrial Management and Assembly Technologies

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gunther Reinhart 
Professor's Profile

http://www.iwb.tum.de
gunther.reinhart@iwb.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15500
Building Section 3

  • Production management and logistics
  • Automation and robotics
  • Assembly technology

Biomechanics

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Oliver Lieleg
Professor's Profile

http://www.mw.tum.de/en/bme/home/
oliver.lieleg@tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 10952 

  • Mechanics of biomaterials
  • Biological hydrogels
  • Biomedical / biophysical engineering

Biochemical Engineering

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dirk Weuster-Botz 
Professor's Profile

http://www.biovt.mw.tum.de/bioverfahrenstechnik
d.weuster-botz@lrz.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15712
Building Section 4

  • Microbial bioprocess engineering and industrial biotechnology
  • Biocatalysis and fermentation
  • Bioprocess integration

Carbon Composites

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Drechsler 
Professor's Profile

http://www.lcc.mw.tum.de
drechsler@lcc.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15092
Building Section 4

  • Composite materials and process technology
  • Textile technology
  • Lightweigth design

Energy Systems

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hartmut Spliethoff
Professor's Profile

http://www.es.mw.tum.de
spliethoff@tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16270
Building Section 7

  • Systems studies
  • Combustion and gasification of solid fuels
  • Steam cycles

Ergonomics

Prof. Dr. phil. Klaus Bengler
Professor's Profile

http://www.ergonomie.tum.de 
sekretariat@lfe.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15388
Building Section 15

  • Micro ergonomics
  • Human-machine interaction
  • Digital human modelling
  • Cooperative systems and automation

Automotive Technology

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Markus Lienkamp
Professor's Profile

http://www.ftm.mw.tum.de/
lienkamp@ftm.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15345
Building Section 5

  • Vehicle concepts
  • Electric mobility
  • Vehicle control and dynamics
  • Driver assistance systems

Flight System Dynamics

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Florian Holzapfel
Professor's Profile

http://www.fsd.mw.tum.de
office@fsd.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16061
Building Section 5

  • Modeling, simulation and parameter estimation
  • Flight guidance and flight control
  • Sensors, data fusion and navigation
  • Trajectory optimization

Materials Handling, Material Flow, Logistics / Logistics Engineering

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Johannes Fottner
Professor's Profile

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Willibald A. Günthner
Professor's Profile

http://www.fml.mw.tum.de
kontakt@fml.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15921
Building Section 5

  • Innovative conveyor technology
  • Sustainable logistics systems
  • Planning and control of material flow systems
  • Industry 4.0
  • Humans in logistics
  • Crane engineering and design of load-supporting structures

Helicopter Technology

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Manfred Hajek 
Professor's Profile

http://www.ht.mw.tum.de
office@ht.mw.tum.de 
+49 (0)89 289 - 16300
Building Section 7

  • Aeromechanical modeling and test of rotors
  • Modeling and simulation of rotorcraft flight
  • Multi-rotor configurations

Continuum Mechanics

Prof. Phaedon-Stelios Koutsourelakis, Ph.D.
Professor's Profile

http://www.contmech.mw.tum.de/
p.s.koutsourelakis@tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16690
Building Section 1

  • Uncertainty quantification in computational science and engineering
  • Bayesian formulations for inverse problems
  • Atomistic simulation of materials

Lightweight Structures

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Mirko Hornung (interim)
Professor's Profile

(formerly Prof. i. R. Dr.-Ing. Horst Baier)
Professor's Profile

http://www.llb.mw.tum.de
info@llb.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16103
Building Section 6

  • Smart and adaptive structures
  • Large membrane and deployable space structures
  • Fibre composite and hybrid materials structures
  • Structural and multidisciplinary design optimization techniques

Aircraft Design

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Mirko Hornung 
Professor's Profile

http://www.lls.mw.tum.de
sekretariat@lls.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15981
Building Section 6

  • Scenario analysis, future trends and technologies
  • Aircraft design (civil and military)
  • Analysis and evaluation of aircraft concepts

Machine Elements

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Karsten Stahl 
Professor's Profile

http://www.fzg.mw.tum.de/
fzg@fzg.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15807
Buliding Section 5

  • Gears and transmission components
  • Fatigue life, efficiency, NVH-behavior
  • Testing, methods, simulation
  • Analysis, computer applications

Mechanics and High Performance Computing

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael W. Gee
Professor's Profile

http://www.mhpc.mw.tum.de/
sekretariat@mhpc.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 10366
Building Section 2

  • High performance parallel computing
  • Fluid-structure interaction
  • Cardiovascular biomechanics

Institute of Medical and Polymer Engineering

Prof. Dr. rer. Nat Tim C. Lüth (interim)
Professor's Profile

(formerly Prof. Dr.med. Dr.-Ing. habil. Erich Wintermantel)
Professor's Profile

http://www.medtech.mw.tum.de/
+49 (0)89 289 - 16701
Building Section 4

  • Hemocompatible and -active surfaces and systems
  • Functionalized polymeric implants
  • Improved polymers, process tooling and analysis tools

Micro Technology and Medical Device Technology

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Tim C. Lüth
Professor's Profile

http://www.mimed.mw.tum.de
sekretariat@mimed.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15190
Building Section 1

  • Medical navigation, robotics, and control architectures
  • Rapid prototyping
  • Technology for an aging society

Nuclear Technology

Prof. Rafael Macian-Juan, Ph.D. 
Professor's Profile

http://www.ntech.mw.tum.de
sekretariat@ntech.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15621
Building Section 4

  • Nuclear reactor safety
  • Thermal-hydraulic and neutronic analysis of nuclear systems
  • Radiation transport

Computational Mechanics

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang A. Wall 
Professor's Profile

http://www.lnm.mw.tum.de
sekretariat@lnm.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15300
Building Section 2

  • Multifield problems
  • Multiscale problems
  • Computational biomechanics and biophysics

Plasma Material Interaction

Prof. Dr. Rudolf Neu
Professor's Profile

www.pmw.mw.tum.de
Rudolf.Neu@ipp.mpg.de
+49 (0)89 3299 - 1899

  • Erosion and hydrogen retention in plasma facing materials
  • Tungsten alloys and composite structures for heat removal
  • Heatflow tests for and development of plasma facing materials

Product Development

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfram Volk (interim)
Professor's Profile

(formerly Prof. Dr.-Ing. Udo Lindemann)

http://www.pe.mw.tum.de
sekretariat@pe.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15131
Building Section 1

  • Systems engineering and systems behavior
  • Innovation processes and creativity enhancing methods
  • Individualized products

Production and Technology in Media

Prof. Dr. phil. habil. Dr.-Ing. Birgit Spanner-Ulmer
Professor's Profile

Birgit.Spanner-Ulmer@br.de
+49 (0)89 5900 - 42000

Space Propulsion

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Oskar J. Haidn
Professor's Profile

http://www.lfa.mw.tum.de
haidn@tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16138
Building Section 6  

  • Thrust chamber technologies
  • High pressure combustion
  • In-space propulsion
  • Green propellants
  • Combustion dynamics
  • Turbopump technologies

Astronautics

Prof. Prof. h. c. Dr. rer. nat. Dr. h. c. Ulrich Walter
Professor's Profile

http://www.lrt.mw.tum.de/
office@lrt.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16003
Building Section 6 

  • Spacecraft and satellite technologies
  • Systems engineering
  • Human exploration technologies
  • Hypervelocity laboratory

Automatic Control

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Boris Lohmann
Professor's Profile

http://www.rt.mw.tum.de
sekretariat@rt.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15610
Building Section 2

  • Methods and application of nonlinear and predictive control
  • Modeling, reduction and control of distributed parameter systems
  • Automotive, multicopter and robot control application

Bioseparation Engineering

Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Sonja Berensmeier
Professor's Profile

http://www.biovt.mw.tum.de/selektive-trenntechnik
s.berensmeier@tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15750
Building Section 4 

  • Selective separation of biomolecules
  • Downstream processing
  • Magnetic separation

Safe Embedded Systems

Prof. Dr. Julien Provost
Professor's Profile

http://www.ses.mw.tum.de/
julien.provost@tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16424

  • Fault-tolerant systems
  • Formal verification and validation
  • Distributed control systems
  • Diagnosis of automated systems

Sport Equipment and Materials

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Veit Senner
Professor's Profile

http://www.spgm.tum.de
senner@tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15366
Building Section 3

  • New materials (esp. carbon composites) in sports
  • Improved interaction between athletes and sports equipment
  • Equipment for reduced injury risk in sports

Flow Control and Aeroacoustics

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hans-Jakob Kaltenbach
Professor's Profile

http://www.aer.mw.tum.de
Hans-Jakob.Kaltenbach@tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16397
Building Section 6

  • Active and passive flow control
  • Prediction and mitigation of flow noise
  • Aircraft, automotive and railway aerodynamics

Systems Biotechnology

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Kremling
Professor's Profile

https://www.biovt.mw.tum.de/fg-systembiotechnologie/
a.kremling@lrz.tu-muenchen.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15761
Building Section 4

  • Mathematical modelling of cellular systems
  • Model analysis and parameter identification
  • Model-based experimental design

Thermodynamics

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Thomas Sattelmayer
Professor's Profile

http://www.td.mw.tum.de
Bassett@td.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16219
Building Section 7 

  • Combustion and reactive flows, noise and instabilities
  • Transport phenomena in single and two-phase flows
  • Energy systems and technologies

Thermo-Fluid Dynamics

Prof. Wolfgang Polifke, Ph.D.
Professor's Profile

http://www.tfd.mw.tum.de/
Bassett@tfd.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16216 / - 16217
Building Section 7 

  • Aero- and thermoacoustics
  • Mixing and reaction in turbulent flows
  • Two-phase flows

Turbomachinery and Flight Propulsion

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Volker Gümmer
Professor's Profile

http://www.lfa.mw.tum.de
sekretariat@lfa.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16084
Building Section 6

  • Aerodynamics of Turbomachinery
  • Propulsor Technology
  • Design Concepts for Gasturbine Components
  • Gasturbine Systems and Cycles

Metal Forming and Casting

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfram Volk
Professor's Profile

http://www.utg.mw.tum.de
wolfram.volk@utg.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 13790 

  • Manufacturing, tooling, and measurement technology
  • Development, heat treatment and processing of new materials
  • Virtual manufacturing processes

Internal Combustion Engines

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Georg Wachtmeister
Professor's Profile

http://www.lvk.mw.tum.de
weiler@lvk.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 24101
Building Section 2 

  • Gas and diesel engines
  • Injection processes
  • Exhaust gas aftertreatment

Materials Science and Mechanics of Materials

Prof. Dr. mont. habil. Dr. rer. nat. h. c. Ewald Werner
Professor's Profile

http://www.wkm.mw.tum.de
post@wkm.mw.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15247
Building Section 2 

  • Materials science of metals and mechanics of materials
  • Phase transformations
  • Alloy and process development

Machine Tools and Manufacturing Technology

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael F. Zaeh
Professor's Profile

http://www.iwb.tum.de
info@iwb.tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 15500
Building Section 3

  • Machine tools
  • Manufacturing processes
  • Joining and cutting technologies

Wind Energy

Prof. Dr. Carlo L. Bottasso
Professor's Profile

http://www.wind.mw.tum.de
carlo.bottasso@tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 16681
Building Section 7

  • Wind energy system design, modeling and control
  • Computational mechanics and simulation technology
  • Numerical and experimental aeroelasticity

Non-Destructive Testing

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Christian Große
Professor's Profile

http://www.zfp.tum.de/
grosse@tum.de
+49 (0)89 289 - 27221
Baumbachstr. 7
D-81245 München
Joint Appointment with BGU 

  • Quality control during construction
  • Inspection of structures and components in civil and mechanical engineering
  • Structural health monitoring

Joint Appointment with the TUM Department of Civil, Geo and Environmental Engineering