Data Management in Mechanical Engineering

Welcome to the website of the Department of Data Management in Mechanical Engineering. In our research and teaching we deal with a variety of topics, which represent a cross-section of mechanical engineering:

Datenanalyse / Public Safety & Security

  • Datengetriebene Produktentwicklung
  • Produkt- und Prozessdatenmanagement
  • Erfassung und Analyse von Daten und Informationen aus dem gesamten Produktlebenszyklus
  • Life Cycle Assessment


  • CAD: SolidWorks
  • Synera (ehem. ELISE)
  • Topologieoptimierung
  • Nachhaltigkeitsberechnung

Additive Manufacturing

  • Potentialanalyse
  • Planung
  • Konstruktionsregeln
  • Funktionsintegration
  • Qualitätsmanagement

Additive Manufacturing

Potential analysis


Design rules

Function integration

Quality Management

Data Analysis / Public Safety & Security

Data-driven product development

Product and process data management

Collection and analysis of data and information from the entire product life cycle

Life Cycle Assessment


CAD: SolidWorks

Synera (formerly ELISE)

Topology optimization

Sustainability calculation


Presentation at the Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium in Austin, Texas

From Aug. 14-16, the 34th Annual International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium was held in Austin, Texas. The event offered a captivating look into the world of additive manufacturing, gathering experts and researchers from around the world to present and discuss the latest advances and developments in the industry. The focus of this year's presentations ranged from process development and material innovations to modeling and design…

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The Collaborative Research Center 1153 "Process chain for the production of hybrid high-performance components through tailored forming" pursues the overall goal of realizing novel process chains for the production of load-adapted hybrid solid components using joined semi-finished products. The DMB takes over the management and processing of the subproject INF: Vocabulary-oriented research data management for process chains of the Tailored…

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A leading conference in the field of Additive Manufacturing (AM), the AM Forum, was held in Germany’s capital Berlin from the 3rd to the 5th of July, 2023. The event attracted over 750 experts, industry leaders, researchers and enthusiasts from across the Additive Manufacturing value chain to explore the latest developments and innovations in the technology. AM Forum Berlin 2023 offered a diverse selection of presentations, workshops and…

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