Excellence Cluster


2nd line of funding - Excellence cluster for promoting cutting-edge research. The goal of excellence clusters is the connection of competitive research facilities. Besides improving the educational requirements and career conditions of young academics, the research profile shall be sharpened and the innovation ability shall be strengthened. The Faculty of Mechanical Engineering is significantly involved in the two excellence clusters established at RWTH Aachen University.

TMFB: Tailor-Made Fuels from Biomass Coordinator: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Pischinger
Integrative Production Technology for High-wage Countries Coordinator: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Christian Brecher