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TUM Sustainability Award 2022 für Prof. Werner Lang

Auf der Jahresfeier Dies Academicus der Technischen Universität München (TUM) wurde Prof. Werner Lang am 01.12.2022 der diesjährige TUM Sustainability Award verliehen. Im vollbesetzten Audimax erhielt…

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Appointment with… Professor Jeannette Kuo

“Appointment with...” is a series of interviews introducing new professors at the TUM School of Engineering and Design (ED): A conversation with Prof. Jeannette Kuo, holder of the Professorship of…

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Report on the Networking Event "Research Data Management"

Research data management (RDM) will soon accompany all processes related to generation, processing, sharing and publication of data. Already today, RDM processes must be described, when applying for…

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Delegation from Taiwan visits TUM School of Engineering and Design

A delegation of scientists from Taiwan visited the Department of Mechanical Engineering of the TUM School of Engineering and Design to explore potential collaborations. Prof. Bengler welcomed the…

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All daily needs within 15 minutes

In sustainable cities, everything needs to be easily accessible, ideally within 15 minutes by bicycle or on foot. The start-up Plan4Better offers a planning software that can help make this happen.

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TUM researcher receives „Young Scientist Award 2022” at the Geothermal Congress

Research associate Dr.-Ing. Georg Stockinger was honored with the Young Scientist Award for his dissertation project entitled "Fracturing in Deep Borehole" at the European Geothermal Congress 2022,…

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HopfON wins first prize in TUM IDEAward

Architecture student Marlene Stechl and civil engineering student Thomas Rojas Sonderegger won first prize in TUM IDEAward for developing sustainable building materials made from hops.

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Diversity Q&A Series – Part 4

What is your approach to understanding the perspectives of colleagues from different backgrounds? „Openness to everyone, listening first, thinking second, acting third. Understanding that teams with…

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The Chair of Geoinformatics wins the Best Paper Award of the 3D GeoInfo Conference

The team of the Chair of Geoinformatics from Technical University of Munich won the "Best Paper Award" and the "Best Young Researcher Paper Award" of the Smart Data Smart Cities and 3D GeoInfo Joint…

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The Asymptotic Geodesic Timber Vault has been assembled at the Design Factory 1:1

In the fall 2022, the University of Hong Kong collaborated with the Technical University of Munich to design and construct a complex spatial timber structure simply by weaving together regular flat…

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ERC Starting Grant awarded to Prof. Julija Zavadlav

Prof. Julija Zavadlav, Professor of Multiscale Modeling of Fluid Materials at the TUM School of Engineering and Design, has received one of the ERC Starting Grants from the European Research Council…

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ERC Starting Grant awarded to Prof. Andreas Putz

Dr. Andreas Putz, Professor for Recent Building Heritage Conservation at the TUM School of Engineering and Design, has received one of the ERC Starting Grants from the European Research Council (ERC).…

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12 ERC Starting Grants awarded to TUM researchers

Twelve talented researchers at TUM have been awarded ERC Starting Grants by the European Research Council (ERC). The European Union provides these research grants to academics early in their careers.…

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Automated driving will require a new ­traffic ­culture

For automated transport to be successful, the ­complex interaction between humans and vehicles must be considered. Klaus Bogenberger and his Chair investigate this within the TEMPUS project.

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Research network addresses climate crisis impacts at Nile Delta: Paper presents innovative landscaping

Simultaneously with the "COP 27 - UN Climate Change Conference", TUM research fellow Dr. Sara S. Fouad and Prof. Udo Weilacher have published the peer-review paper "Landscape-based regeneration of the…

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How Much Electromobility Do You Need?

Would e-mobility be a sensible choice for me or my company? The digital consultancy tool WATE has answers.

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TUM.Additive: The Technical University of Munich bundles its activities in the field of additive manufacturing

With the TUM.Additive research network, the TUM School of Engineering and Design (ED) bundles cutting-edge research, excellent teaching opportunities and infrastructure to drive forward innovations in…

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New Humboldt Foundation Chancellor Fellow Yimei Zhang researches on post-war large-scale housing

Chinese heritage conservation planner Yimei Zhang has been awarded one of the 2022/23 German Chancellor Fellowships from the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation. She has recently joined the…

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TUM spin-off LiBCycle takes complete care of used e-car batteries

What began as an idea about a transport container for old batteries has in the meantime grown into a complete recycling service for used batteries. The start-up LiBCycle, founded at the Technical…

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Sustainable Mobility: Shrink Your Travel Footprint

Will future travel avoid burdening the environment? Agnes Jocher investigates alternative aviation fuels and the visionary high-speed Hyperloop system.

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Diversity Q&A Series – Part 3

Why am I active in the Diversity Team of the TUM School of Engineering and Design? "Because I am convinced that only in heterogeneous, diverse teams we are able to come up with innovations that our…

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Street Experiments: What Kind of City Do We Want to Live In?

Street experiments around the world are trying out alternative concepts for street use. Ana Rivas is ­examining the conditions under which the experiments contribute to lasting transformations.

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TUM engineering placed 20th in the world

With its subject field "Engineering", the Technical University of Munich (TUM) is ranked 20th worldwide and 6th in Europe in the "Ranking by Subject" of the British magazine "Times Higher Education"…

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„Der Klimaschutz ist die größte Herausforderung für den Wohnungsbau“

TUM Alumna Doris Zoller bewegte sich schon immer in männlich dominierten Umgebungen. Doch für sie ist das kein Thema. Als strategische Planerin für den Wohnungsbau der Landeshaupt München vertritt sie…

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bauma 2022: The digitalization of the construction site

Since this Monday, October 24th until Sunday, 30th October, bauma is taking place in Munich. Manufacturers, users and industry experts from all over the world come together at the largest trade fair…

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Smart Mobility – "We need to find different incentives"

Automotive engineer Markus Lienkamp, political scientist Miranda Schreurs and traffic planner Gebhard Wulfhorst agree that interdisciplinary ­thinking is the key to developing concepts for smart…

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Hands-on training and helping others: mechanical engineering students develop prosthetic hand

Students at the TUM School of Engineering and Design (ED) are developing a highly individualized hand prosthesis. The prosthesis is characterized by a particularly lightweight design and…

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Martin Behringer wins award for research on textile wastewater treatment

Martin Behringer has won the poster award at the International Conference on the Chemistry of Construction Materials (ICCCM 2022) for his research on wastewater treatment. Congratulations!

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Plans to triple charging speeds for electric trucks - NEFTON consortium working on test bench

A science and industry consortium is working on a testing station to achieve significantly higher charging rates than have been possible in the past. This is intended to increase the electrification…

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Neue Baumaterialforschung: Abfallprodukt Salz als innovativer Baustoff

Millionen Tonnen Salz entstehen als Abfallprodukt in Meerwasser-Entsalzungsanlagen und der Kaliumproduktion. Wie dieser umweltschädliche Überschuss zukunftsweisend und nachhaltig in der…