Current research projects

VerTuGen: Aeroelastic Research on Centrifugal Compressors
ProgramVerTuGen - Development and Testing of Compressor Technologies for Turbo-Generators for Hybrid-Electric Aero Propulsion Systems (BMWK)
Duration2022 - 2024
PartnerRolls-Royce Germany Ltd. & Co. KG
KOmpakt - HAP1: Vibration and damping
ProgramKOmpakt - Core engine compressor technology for improved operating range and mechanical design process with targeted compact design and high compressor discharge temperatures (BMWi, LuFo 6.1)
Duration2021 - 2023
PartnerRolls-Royce Germany Ltd. & Co. KG
DARWIN - HAP1/AP1.2: Method for the transient simulation of very large structural models
ProgramDARWIN: Digital thread-based engine design with embedded artificial intelligence (BMWi, LuFo 6)
DurationSept. 2020 until Aug. 2022
PartnerRolls-Royce Germany Ltd.
Intentional Mistuning
ProgramJoint Industrial Research (FKM Forschungskuratorium Maschinenbau eV)
Duration2020 - 2022
PartnerRWTH Aachen, University of Stuttgart, FVV
Blade forces and system damping
ProgramJoint industrial research (FKM Forschungskuratorium Maschinenbau eV)
Duration2020 - 2022
PartnerUniversity of Stuttgart, RWTH Aachen, FVV
TigHT - Enhanced Blisk Vibration
ProgramTigHT: Technology development for future engine compressors and validation in a representative multi-stage high-pressure compressor test (BMWi, LuFo 6.3)
Duration2019 - 2022
PartnerRolls-Royce Germany Ltd. & Co. KG
Metrological investigations of blisk vibrations
ProgramIndustry research
DurationMarch 2005 until Feb. 2023
PartnerRolls-Royce Germany Ltd. & Co. KG