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UNIVERSITY OF PADERBORN, AUTOMOTIVE LIGHTWEIGHT CONSTRUCTION

The research of the chair for Automotive light weight construction includes innovative solutions for automotive lightweight, which plays an important role with regard to climate protection. The research includes new lightweight concepts with high-strength steels, hybrid constructions and lightweight materials.
The inventory of the department includes a component-crash system, which can reach speeds up to 25 m-s and energies up to 32 kJ, different hydraulic test stands, which are able to test the components with a frequency of up to 15 Hz under varying load, quasi-static test benches and a metallographic laboratory. This allows performing quasi-static, cyclic and dynamic tests.

Activity: 
Service Providers - Composite Industry & General
Contact
Location: 
Pohlweg 47-49
33098 Paderborn
Germany
Phone number: 
+49 (0)5251 60 5331
Fax: 
+49 (0)5251 60 5333