Infrastructure

  Air View with Center for mobile Propulsion - CMP Peter Winandy  

In a Network consisting of top-class Research Institutions and Institutes, the Junior Professor for Mechatronics Systems for Combustion Engines is able to use their extensive Infrastructure. Through Integration into the Institute for Combustion Enginges and close proximity to the Center for Mobile Propulsion we are able to set our focus on the research topics about mobile powertrains.

  Team photo RWTH Aachen | VKA

The Junior Professor for Mechatronics for Combustion Engines is structurally associated to the Institute of Combustion Engine (VKA) of the RWTH Aachen University directed by Professor Stefan Pischinger. Through the close integration of the teaching and research activities of the VKA and the possibility to use the institute’s own infrastructure, there are optimal conditions for researching innovative mechatronic systems and components for combustion engines. more...

 
  Internal view CMP RWTH Aachen | VKA

The RWTH Aachen University created a unique research center with the Center for Mobile Propulsion (CMP). The test lab is an ideal fit for the research of electrified power trains given its interdisciplinary fields. Within the scope of a Junior Professor for Mechatronic Systems for Combustion Engines a wide range of various testing facilities can be used. Hereby the single actuator as well as the power train of the interconnected vehicle of the chain of research projects can be covered. more...

 
  FDC Cover Photo RWTH Aachen | VKA

Since 2007, the Cluster of Excellence "Tailor-Made Fuels from Biomass" (TMFB) has been working on a solution for one of the major challenges that our society is facing today: a rising energy demand and the limited availability of fossil energy resources. For this purpose, researchers from the fields of chemistry, biology, process engineering and mechanical engineering have joined forces in this Cluster of Excellence to develop new alternative fuels from biomass which will not be competing with the food chain. more...

 
  Test Road in Aldenhoven ATC Aldenhoven

The Availability of defined boundary Conditions in a testing environment is required for the Research on mechatronic systems for combustion engines and their use in real vehicles. With their ideal boundary Conditions and their expertise, the Aldenhoven Testing Center (ATC) is the Place to be for all who wants to deal with experts. more...