Chair of Metal Forming and Casting

More than 50 years of research and teaching in metal forming and casting technology

In teaching, our students receive both a comprehensive overview of manufacturing processes and plants as well as detailed research insights.
Various internships offer the possibility to deepen the theoretical contents in a practical way.

In research, we focus on a balanced relationship between basic research and application-oriented development.
Our core competencies are in stamping technology, material and process qualification, composite casting and moulding material research.

Core Competences


Quality, efficiency, innovation. Lightweight construction and more... The casting industry is changing. Guss im Wandel 2020 on 17.11 and 18.11. in german Language - with live interaction: Virtual Networking -... [more]

Utg staff collect 60 km for the running challenge "ZwickRoell runs the world" [more]

From this semester on, the lecture “ Virtual Process Design (Focus: Metal Forming and Casting)“ will be held in English! [more]

We have five new titles released in our publication series "Umformtechnik und Gießereiwesen" in July and August. The series is published by TUM University Press. [more]