• 2016/02/21

    »Hessen-Technikum: Zukunft einfach ausprobieren!« visited PtU


    Hochschule Darmstadt − University of Applied Sciences − prepares and conducts a six-month program called Hessen-Technikum especially for high school graduates with a strong interest in STEM fields. The aim of the program is to prepare the participants for their study and career choice due to a combination of internships and trial courses.

  • 2016/02/21

    Excursion with the winners of the TdF case study “powder metallurgy” to KS Gleitlager GmbH in St. Leon-Rot

    The winners of the case study “powder metallurgy” had the opportunity to deepen the theoretical contents of the lecture “Technology of manufacturing processes” in practice at the company KS Gleitlager GmbH.

  • 2016/02/10

    Advanced Manufacturing Workshop


    From 9th to 12th February, the first "Advanced Manufacturing Workshop" of the National Science Foundation (NSF) and Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG) takes place.

    During the three-day meeting, members of U.S. and German universities and representatives of NSF and DFG strengthen international collaboration in the area of modern manufacturing technologies.

  • 2016/02/10

    Innovative lightweight construction with steel 2016 ″Stahl fliegt″

    Vorschaubild Stahl Fliegt 2013

    An interdisciplinary ideas competition for creative thinking students. Tutorial 4 CPs!

    Contact Dominik Kraus, M. Sc.


  • 2016/02/05

    Excursion to the company Trumpf

    Teilnehmer des Firmenbesuchs bei der Fa. Trumpf in Ditzingen

    Within the course of the lecture „Lasers in Manufacturing“, which is offered at the PtU during the winter semester, excursions to industrial partners are organized to give students an insight into practice.

  • 2016/01/27

    Excursion to Daimler plant Mannheim

    30 students visited the Daimler plant Mannheim within the scope of the lecture “Process Chains in Automotive Industry“.

    PtU offers the lecture “process chains in automotive industry” in cooperation with Daimler AG. The lecture given by Dr.-Ing. Steindorf offers deep insights into the processes in automotive industry.

  • 2016/01/26

    Start of the online supplementary course!

    Logo des Online-Brückenkurses

    Right on time for the start of Hobit 2016, the supplementary course in Mechanical Engineering developed at PtU is now available online.

  • 2016/01/18

    Annual report 2015

    Once again, in this year the Institute for Production Engineering and Forming Technology continues the tradition of its annual report and adds another chapter to the history of the research institute. The annual report 2015 is now available for download.

    Annual report 2015

  • 2016/01/14

    Proposal Colloquium


    9 June, 2016 | Bonn

    The proposal colloquium for the third phase of the Priority Program 1640 is planned to be organized at DFG in Bonn at 9 June.

  • 2015/12/14

    Start des Forschungsprojektes »Hydromechanische Papierumformung«

    Am ersten Dezember 2015 fiel der Startschuss für das Forschungsprojekt »Neue Produkte aus Papier durch hydromechanische Papierumformung«.