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Professorship Micromanufacturing Technology
Professorship Micromanufacturing Technology

Teaching and research group Surface design and Multiphysics Simulation



Dr.-Ing. Philipp Steinert
Head of teaching and research group Surface design and Multiphysics Simulation

Room: Rh. 70 / A018

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Project funding from the European Union

Ongoing projects:

This project is funded by the Horizon 2020 Framework Programme for Research and Innovation of the European Union.

Finished projects:

This project received funding from the European Union's Seventh Framework Programme (FP7/2007-2013) under grant agreement number 608978.

Project funding from Arbeitsgemeinschaft industrieller Forschungsvereinigungen

Ongoing projects:
  • Resource-efficient manufacturing and microstructuring of extrusion rams by electrochemical precision machining »FliPro«
  • Micro-structured security elements with increased loosening torque for lightweight components »Sicuros"
  • Resource-efficient production of directly coupled twin-screw extruder elements using precise electrochemical
    machining »effinext"
  • Innovative 3D measurement of buildings through digital visualisation of the internal structure of walls

Finished projects:

  • Electrochemical machining of internal precision and micro-geometries with high aspect ratios by process-state-dependent electrolyte management »ElAs«
  • Hybrid models for the simulation of metal-plastic injection molding »HyMo«
  • Resource-efficient manufacturing of stamping and extrusion dies by precise electrochemical machining »PEBS«
  • Resource-efficient manufacturing of fitted splined connections by electrochemical precision machining »effiZag«
  • Highly dynamic machine tool module for resource-efficient electrothermal precision ablation »dynoMat«
  • Energy-efficient evaporative cooling of high-power electronics with innovative microstructured surfaces »ESKIMO«
  • Resource-efficient precision machining and finishing through electro-thermal ablation »Reos«
  • Electrochemical precision machining and finishing of materials applied in medical technology »EloMed«
  • Precision electrochemical machining of rotating workpieces »PET«
  • Development of a new sensor system for the molten state assessment at casting
  • Energy efficient heating systems for modules of plastic machinery

These projects are supported by the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi), following a decision of the German Bundestag.



Project funding from the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)

Ongoing projects:
  • Local surface nanoscale modification by Jet Plasma electrolytic Polishing »Jet-PeP«

This project is funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (02P17W010) and managed by the Project Management Agency Karlsruhe (PTKA).



Project funding from Sächsische AufbauBank

Laufende Projekte:

  • Saxon alliance for material- and resource-efficient technologies »AMARETO«

Finished Projects:
  • Energy-efficient Product and Process Innovations in Production Engineering »eniPROD«
  • Functional design of micro bores by Electrochemical Machining »FUMI«

These projects are supported by the European Union through the European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and from state funds of the Free State of Saxony.


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