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Mechanical Engineering - Astronomy / Space Science - 01.07.2019

Mechanical Engineering - 08.10.2018

Mechanical Engineering - Innovation / Technology - 21.09.2018
New Department of Aerospace, Aeronautics and Geodesy
New Department of Aerospace, Aeronautics and Geodesy
In response to epoch-making developments in aviation and space flight, the Bavarian Minister President Dr. Markus Söder announced the establishment of a new engineering department at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) in his government statement on April 18, 2018.

Mechanical Engineering - Social Sciences - 30.07.2018
Crashing blackboard with consequences
Crashing blackboard with consequences
This questionnaire-game is still as worthwhile as it was in the days of Marcel Proust. Here, we have answers by Franziska Ochsenfarth, student representative in the TUM Senate and the TUM Board of Trustees.

Innovation / Technology - Mechanical Engineering - 27.07.2018
Automated, Networked, Secure: Research network develops new approaches to safety and security for vehicles of the future
No 206/2018 from Jul 27, 2018 The Institute of Computer Science at Freie Universität Berlin is involved in a joint project that deals with testing and optimizing the safety aspects of networked, self-driving cars. In a project called "Security For Connected, Autonomous Cars" (SecForCARs), a group led by Jörn Eichler is investigating the interaction of cybersecurity and functional safety and their systematic inclusion in the development of interconnected vehicles with automated driving functions.

Innovation / Technology - Mechanical Engineering - 10.06.2018
New Hyperloop pod
New Hyperloop pod
Campus news The super-high-speed train Hyperloop is intended to carry passengers at close to the speed of sound.

Mechanical Engineering - Mathematics - 03.05.2018
Motor And Energy Store In One
Physicists and material scientists have succeeded in constructing a motor and an energy storage device from one single component.

Innovation / Technology - Mechanical Engineering - 12.03.2018
Automated electric vehicles
Automated electric vehicles
Research news The German Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) funded project UNICAR agil aims to rethink vehicles and their development processes.

Mechanical Engineering - 25.01.2018
Easy mobility with the E-Trike
Easy mobility with the E-Trike
Research news Researchers at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have developed an e-trike on behalf of the Munich Public Transit Agency (Münchner Verkehrsgesellschaft or MVG).

Mechanical Engineering - 12.10.2017
Additive manufacturing - a revolution in production engineering
Additive manufacturing - a revolution in production engineering
Research news Additive manufacturing processes are the major topic for the future of production engineering.

Mechanical Engineering - Civil Engineering - 21.08.2017
ACar - The electric
ACar - The electric "all-rounder"
Research news An electric car for Africa, custom-designed for the needs of the population there, that strengthens rural structures and helps drive the economy: Scientists at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and partners have been working intensively towards this goal for four years.

Physics - Mechanical Engineering - 16.08.2017
Unmanned flying wing successfully tested - TUM
Unmanned flying wing successfully tested - TUM
Research news The unmanned aircraft Sagitta has successfully completed its first two test flights at the Overberg test range in South Africa.

Physics - Mechanical Engineering - 24.02.2017
Successful partnership enters second phase
Successful partnership enters second phase
Campus news SGL Group will renew its commitment to endowing the Chair of Carbon Composites (LCC) at the Technical University of Munich (TUM), which began eight years ago.

Mechanical Engineering - 14.02.2017
Wind turbines: It's a group effort
Wind turbines: It’s a group effort
Research news Often hundreds of rotors can be installed in a typical wind farm. A little known fact, however, is that the shadowing caused by the wind turbine rotors impacts the performance of neighboring turbines and reduces their lifespan.

Administration - Mechanical Engineering - 09.02.2017
A cocoa pod peeling machine from Garching
A cocoa pod peeling machine from Garching
Even today, cocoa pods are still harvested by hand. In order to relieve the farmers of this work and to reduce the risk of injury, the TUM's Chair of Product Development is developing a cocoa pod splitting machine.

Mechanical Engineering - Law / Forensics - 01.02.2017
A pedelec drive system - To go!
A pedelec drive system - To go!
Research news Engineers at TUMCREATE in Singapore have developed an electric motor which can be easily attached to almost any bicycle, turning it into a pedelec (pedal electric cycle).

Life Sciences - Mechanical Engineering - 24.01.2017
"Many people think Industry 4.0 is something you can buy off the shelf"
Research news The future of manufacturing belongs to Industry 4.0. Anyone not willing to accept it is seen as behind the times.

Mechanical Engineering - 13.01.2017
"What’s important to us is the overall concept, not just winning the competition"
Campus news It will be almost as fast as sound: the super-fast train of the future, also known as Hyperloop.

Administration - Mechanical Engineering - 12.01.2017

Mechanical Engineering - 27.12.2016
New simulation software improves helicopter pilot training
New simulation software improves helicopter pilot training
Research news Missions at sea, in mountainous regions or close to skyscrapers are extremely risky for helicopter pilots.

Administration - Mechanical Engineering - 19.12.2016
Prof. Abdul Ghafoor Al-Shehabi to join Institute of Flight System Dynamics
Prof. Abdul Ghafoor Al-Shehabi to join Institute of Flight System Dynamics
Campus news Starting in January 2017, the Syrian scientist Prof. Abdul Ghafoor Al-Shehabi will conduct research as a guest professor at the Institute of Flight System Dynamics at the Technical University of Munich (TUM).

Business / Economics - Mechanical Engineering - 24.10.2016
Double win for spin-offs of TUM
Double win for spin-offs of TUM
Campus news Two spin-offs of the Technical University Munich (TUM) are among the winners of the start-up contest "Weconomy": Cevotec is bringing a new technology to market that makes the production of carbon components more efficient.

Mechanical Engineering - Physics - 11.10.2016
Cast from a single mold: TUM and Fraunhofer join together to shape the future of production technologies
Cast from a single mold: TUM and Fraunhofer join together to shape the future of production technologies
Campus news The new Fraunhofer Research Institution for Casting, Composite and Processing Technology IGCV (Fraunhofer IGCV) was inaugurated yesterday in Augsburg.

Astronomy / Space Science - Mechanical Engineering - 07.09.2016
The dream of a space elevator
The dream of a space elevator
Termin From September 12 to 15, the Technical University of Munich (TUM) will host the "European Space Elevator Challenge" for the third time, an international competition for developing space elevator prototypes.

Mechanical Engineering - Physics - 29.06.2016
Three TUM Professors for Fraunhofer Research
Three TUM Professors for Fraunhofer Research
Campus news The Fraunhofer IGCV, the new Fraunhofer facility for Casting, Composites and Production Technologies, will begin operation in Augsburg and Garching (near Munich) as of July 1, 2016.

Mechanical Engineering - Computer Science / Telecom - 28.06.2016
Autonomous vehicles on the Garching campus
Autonomous vehicles on the Garching campus
Campus news If the German Innovation Lab (GIL) gets its way, the Garching campus of the Technical University of Munich (TUM) my become one of the first testing sites for autonomous vehicles within the next few years.

Mechanical Engineering - Astronomy / Space Science - 25.05.2016

Electroengineering - Mechanical Engineering - 15.02.2016

Electroengineering - Mechanical Engineering - 05.11.2015

Astronomy / Space Science - Mechanical Engineering - 09.10.2015
Akram Abdellatif reaches for the stars
Akram Abdellatif reaches for the stars
There has never been an Egyptian astronaut. But that will not prevent Akram Abdellatif from realizing his dream of going into space.

Civil Engineering - Mechanical Engineering - 07.10.2015
Typical bicycle rider
Suddenly he moves from the street onto the sidewalk, sidling through the traffic, right to the front, and is one of the nimblest of road users: the cyclist.

Mechanical Engineering - Civil Engineering - 07.10.2015
Smart vehicles in the urban traffic of the future
Head-up display on the windshield, connected simulations, tactical behavior of bicyclists and phased traffic lights for trucks: These are among the technologies being presented by the Technical Unive

Chemistry - Mechanical Engineering - 29.09.2015
Pirouetting in the spotlight
LMU-scientists have developed a new class of molecular motors that rotate unidirectionally at speeds of up to 1 kHz when exposed to sunlight at room temperature.

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