Research report: Residual stresses - analysis options significantly expanded (press release January 26, 2018)
19 to 25 May 2018: Summer Workshop "Production Systems and Technologies" in St. Petersburg
Research report: Additive manufacturing in the machining process chain (press release January 19, 2018)
Professor Berend Denkena takes over WGP presidency
The head of the Institute of Production Engineering and Machine Tools (IFW) is the new president of the WGP, the German Academic Association for Production Technology, since January 1st 2018. His special focus will be on teaching, the 2-degree climate target and exchange with other scientific societies.
Otto von Guericke Prize 2017 awarded to PZH scientists
Discussion about future relevance of industry 4.0 now available as NDR info podcast
"Industry 4.0? What future do we produce" was the name of the VolkswagenStiftung's event on November 30, 2017, in which Marc-André Dittrich from the Hannover Centre for Production Technology also took part. As head of the department "Production Systems" at the IFW, he contributed to the discussion the industrial 4.0-oriented, engineering perspective alongside experts from the fields of culture, e
PhoenixD has taken the first hurdle on its way to becoming a cluster of excellence with the positively evaluated draft proposal
If the resulting full proposal is successful, PhoenixD - "Photonics, Optics, and Engineering - Innovation Across Disciplines" - will be funded as a cluster of excellence of Leibniz Universität from January 2019. The speakers of the initiative include Professor Ludger Overmeyer, one of the professors at the PZH. All PZH professors are involved in the project.