Press release
Hannover, 01. June 2020

3D-printing meets laser beam welding

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.  
Press release
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:  
Press release
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.  
Press release
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!  
News
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.  
News
Hannover, 01. June 2021

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!  

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Calendar of events

Cooperative Product Engineering Seminar on presentation techniques part 1

From seminars and working groups to student projects: The IPH offers a variety of events – for industrial companies, scientists and students.