Laser beam welding is an established industrial joining process for injection-molded plastic components. For components from the 3D printer, however, the joining does not yet work. We are to change this – in a joint research project with LZH.
Hannover, 11. May 2021
Open-Source Factory Planning Software
Facility layout in a short time, even without knowledge of factory planning: This is made possible by our open-source software MeFaP, which is now freely accessible on the web. Click here to get more information and a download link:
Hannover/Aachen, 09. March 2021
3D printing for personalized medical devices
Additive manufacturing offers the possibility to customize dental splints, hearing aids and implants to the individual patient. One challenge for companies, however, is quality assurance. Together with the WZL, we want to develop an app that helps with this issue.
Hannover, 19. February 2021
Plastics recycling with 3D printers
What if plastics were no longer thrown away, but instead processed and recycled directly with a 3D printer? To make this possible, a new research area has been created at IPH to explore additive plastics recycling. Take a look at the video tour!
Hannover, 06. August 2019
Sustainability at IPH
Saving energy and resources is the goal of many of our research projects – and our corporate goal. Therefore, we have got a solar system installed on top of the roof of IPH. Read about what else do we do for the protection of the environment.
Hannover, 01. June 2017
Science meets industry
In order to transfer scientific knowledge to industry, the IPH cooperates closely with companies. We offer comprehensive consulting and individual, often unconventional solutions. Please do not hesitate to contact us!
IPH: We perform research and develepment in production engineering
We offer solution-oriented research of practical relevance for production technology, with its focus on process technology, automated production, and logistics.