Current Collaborative Research Centers

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Collaborative Research Centers and Transregio SFBs at RWTH Aachen University

No. Designation Spokesperson
SFB 1120 Precision Manufacturing by Controlling Melt Dynamics and Solidification in production processes Prof. Dr. Reinhart Poprawe

Oxyflame – Development of Methods and Models to Describe the Reaction of Solid Fuels in an Oxy-Fuel Atmosphere

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reinhold Kneer
SFB 985 Functional Microgels and Microgel Systems Prof. Dr. Walter Richtering
SFB 917 Nanoswitches - Resistively Switching Chalcogenides for Future Electronics Prof. Dr. Matthias Wuttig
SFB 761 Steel Ab Initio: Designing Novel Ferric Materials Using Quantum Mechanics Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Bleck
TRR 57 Organ Fibrosis: From Mechanisms of Injury to Modulation of Disease Prof. Dr. Christian Trautwein

Collaborative Research Centers and Transregio SFBs with Participation from RWTH Researchers

No. Designation Spokesperson Responsible at RWTH
SFB 1211 Evolution der Erde und des Lebens unter extremer Trockenheit Prof. Dr. Tibor J. Dunai, Universität zu Köln Prof. Dr. Frank Lehmkuhl
SFB 1053 MAKI - Multi-Mechanism Adaption for the Future Internet (de) Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ralf Steinmetz, TU Darmstadt Prof. Dr.-Ing. Klaus Wehrle
SFB 806 Our Way To Europe: Culture-Environment Interaction and Human Mobility in the Late Quaternary Prof. Dr. Jürgen Richter, University of Cologne Prof. Dr. Frank Lehmkuhl
TRR 195 Symbolische Werkzeuge in der Mathematik und ihre Anwendung Prof. Dr. Gunter Malle, TU Kaiserslautern Prof. Dr. Gerhard Hiß
TRR 188 Schädigungskontrollierte Umformprozesse Prof. Dr.-Ing. A. Erman Tekkaya, TU Dortmund Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gerhard Hirt
TRR 136 Function oriented manufacturing based on characteristic process signatures Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ekkard Brinksmeier, University of Bremen Prof. Dr.-Ing. Fritz Klocke
TRR 96 Thermo-Energetic Design of Machine Tools TU Dresden Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Brecher
TRR 87 Pulsed High-Power Plasmas for the Synthesis of Nanostructural Functional Layers Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Awakowicz, Ruhr-Universität Bochum Prof. Jochen Schneider, PhD
TRR 40 Technological Foundations for the Design of Thermally and Mechanically Highly Loaded Components for Future Space Transportation Systems Prof. Dr.-Ing. Nikolaus A. Adams, Technische Universität München

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Schröder

TRR 32 Patterns in Soil-Vegetation-Atmosphere Systems: Monitoring, Modelling and Data Assimilation Prof. Dr. C.Simmer, University of Bonn Dr. Norbert Klitzsch