Chair of Metal Forming and Casting

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

Our students receive both a comprehensive overview of manufacturing processes and plants and detailed research insights in our teachings.
Various internships offer the possibility to deepen the theoretical contents in practice.

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

Core Competences


The Special Issue addresses advanced topics concerning the quality of cast parts, the efficiency of cast processes, and the characterization of cast materials. All characterization methods concerning castings... [more]

utg is currently investigating a forming process that enables the targeted improvement of aluminum sheets' mechanical properties. The use of so-called Equal-Channel Angular Pressing (ECAP) enables effective,... [more]

"TU Munich: Increase in Productivity in Progessive Tools" [more]

DESY operates one of the world's brightest storage-ring-based X-ray radiation sources: PETRA III offers scientists outstanding opportunities for experiments with X-rays of exceptionally high brilliance. ... [more]