Structure-forming Projects

Institutes and specialist groups at the Department of Mechanical Engineering are participants in the following research projects.

Collaborative Research Projects

CRC TRR40: Technological Foundations for the Design of Thermally and Mechanically Highly Loaded Components for Future Space Transport Systems

Spokesperson:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Nikolaus Adams
Technical University of Munich
Department of Mechanical Engineering 
Aerodynamics and Fluid Mechanics

Active since 2008

Participants at the Department:

  • Prof. Adams
  • Prof. Polifke
  • Prof. Sattelmayer
  • Prof. Wall
  • Dr.-Ing. Yoshihara

Further information on the project: www.mw.tum.de/aer/forschung/projekte/sfb/

EU Projects (coordinated)

NANOSHOCK - Manufacturing Shock Interactions for Innovative Nanoscale Processes

Advanced Grant; Coordinator:
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Nikolaus Adams 
Aerodynamics and Fluid Mechanics

Active since 2015

Further information on the project: www.mw.tum.de/en/aer/research-groups/nanoshock/