Department of Mechanical Engineering
A center of technical innovation
Research and teaching at the Karlsruhe Department of Mechanical Engineering focus on energy and environmental technology, vehicle and powertrain technology, material sciences and material technology, product development and design, production technology as well as on mechatronics and microsystem technology.
Theoretical mechanical engineering also plays an important part. A special feature of the Karlsruhe department is its emphasis on basic research and method development.