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Press releases


Press release / 11.2.2021

Intelligent robots for targeted combating of viruses and bacteria

Service robots can help ensure that buildings and means of transport are cleaned and disinfected regularly and with consistently high quality. 


Press release / 9.2.2021

On-board networking with lowest latency for the modern vehicle

Fraunhofer IPMS presents TSN IP core designs with low latency for automotive on-board networks


Press release / 4.2.2021

Higher reliability for next generation electronics

Research alliance of science and industry launches EU project "iRel 4.0"


Press release / 4.2.2021

Fraunhofer IPMS provides access to infrastructure for European research institutions and companies

Fraunhofer IPMS is part of the European ASCENT+ project


Press release / 1.2.2021

Hydrogen-powered drives for e-scooters

Energy storage for small vehicles. Gasoline and diesel engines, which are powered by fossil fuels, will soon be sidelined by climate change. Instead, new propulsion systems will be required. One fuel with a big potential is hydrogen.


Press release / 28.1.2021

Green battery technology: Fraunhofer IKTS opens new site in Freiberg

Powerful battery storage systems are an essential component for the success of the energy transition. But how can these be produced in an environmentally friendly and sustainable way in the future? How can digital processes provide support? 


Press release / 30.11.2020

New simulation possibilities for fluid and energy technology studies at Fraunhofer IFAM Dresden


Press release / 12.11.2020

INNO4COV-19 – Boosting Innovations for COVID-19 Diagnostic, Prevention and Surveillance


Press release / 10.11.2020

Switch2Save: Smart glass technologies combined with intelligent switching protocols bear an important energy saving potential for buildings


Press release / 9.11.2020

Fraunhofer Lighthouse Project futureAM Gets Metallic 3D Printing in Shape for Industrial Use

Six Fraunhofer institutes have made technological leaps forward in systems engineering, materials and process control as well as end-to-end digitalization


Press release / 5.11.2020

Photonics Digital Innovation Hub secures €19 million

to boost SME growth and ensure Europe’s global competitiveness


Press release / 3.11.2020

Thermal storage materials for a sustainable energy supply

Improvement of heat exchange by means of metallized zeolites


Press release / 2.11.2020

Fraunhofer develops a ceramic resurfacing prosthesis for the hip joint

Hope for hip joint patients


Press release / 26.10.2020

Light e-waste runabouts for cities

How optimally joined aluminum and fiber composite plastics contribute to climate protection


Press release / 22.10.2020

Decentralized monitoring of COVID-19 patients: M³Infekt project launched

M³Infekt, a Fraunhofer cluster project, aims to develop a monitoring system that enables early intervention in the event that a patient’s condition suddenly starts to deteriorate.


Press release / 14.10.2020

For safe and compatible implants: ClicKit-Well

To evaluate the compatibility of implants with the human body, researchers at Fraunhofer IKTS have developed a test system that takes the biological examination of implant materials to the next level.


Press release / 9.10.2020

The future of security force communication

Security in critical situations

(Joseph von Fraunhofer Prize 2020)