WZL - Laboratory of Machine Tools and Production Engineering, Chair of Production Engineering


Head of the Institiute

Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dipl.-Wirt. Ing. Günther Schuh

Fields of Study

Production Technology

Main Focus

Business Strategy , Innovation Management , Production Management, Complexity Management

Research Focus

The objective of the research work at the Chair of Production Engineering is to support the industry to achieve long-term permanent success. For this reason, producing companies are considered to be complex social systems. The research topics range from comprehensive business development to the management of innovation. The chair's unique strength is obtained from the close combination of expertise in engineering and business studies, which is passed on to industry through application-oriented research and the offer of support in joint projects. The industry focus lies in particular on the tool and die making industry, the machine tool industry and the automotive sector.


WZL - Chair of Production Engineering
Campus-Boulevard 30
52074 Aachen

Phone: +49 241 80-274 04
Fax: +49 241 80-222 93

Homepage WZL