Applied research is a central component of our university life. A wide variety of issues are researched in an application-oriented manner in several institutes, research laboratories and study programs. Research focus areas at Pforzheim University include stamping technology, design, embedded systems, display, materials science, resource efficiency and sustainable human resource management.
You may also use the following institutes and facilities:
- Research projects: The central contact for joint projects is the Institut für Angewandte Forschung IAF (Institute for Applied Research)
- Test assignments: Our university's laboratories - from the materials laboratory to the bicycle frame test stand - are equipped to a high standard and offer the possibility of taking on external assignments.
- Research institutes: Our university has several research institutes. In addition, the ZAFH MERSES is a center for applied research in the field of embedded systems.
- Knowledge and technology transfer: The Akademy at Pforzheim University (ahp) offers continuing education, consulting, lectures and expert opinions.
The research profile is characterized by individual research and development projects of professors of the three schools in further, interdisciplinary research focuses.