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Institute of Aircraft Design

Contact data

Address: Pfaffenwaldring 31, 70569 Stuttgart

Telephone: (0711) 685-62402

Fax: (0711) 685-62449

E-Mail: Sekretariat@ifb.uni-stuttgart.de


Administration

Prof. Peter Middendorf


Contact persons

Prof. Dr. Peter Middendorf

Prof. Dr. Po-Wen Cheng (Windenergy)


Fields of activity

Aircraft pre-design:

  • new configurations
  • load estimation
  • structural design

Lightweight design:

  • structural concepts
  • design methodologies
  • computer added design (CATIA 4 and 5)

 

Composite structures:

  • textile pre-forming technologies
  • injection techniques
  • sandwich structures (folded cores) 

Windenergy:

  • Systems design
  • Structural concepts and design

Qualifications

More than 40 years of experience in aircraft pre-design, lightweight design, composites and windenergy.


Facilities

Static and dynamic testing facilities for coupons and structures
High-temperature testing device (1600 degree)
Textile preforming machines for composite manufacturing (braiding, stitching, embroidery)
Composite manufacturing lab (autoclave, press, filament winding machine, heating chambers)
Mechanical workshop 

Target groups

Aerospace industry, automotive industry, SMEs, composite industry, windenergy companies ...

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