Forming Technologies for Metallic and Hybrid Lightweight Structures for the Use in Electromobility

Funding: BMBF/PTKA • Promotion Platform FOREL 2
Project: 02P16Z011
Contact: Fabian Schmitz M. Sc.
Status: Completed

The partners within this coordination project of the University of Dresden, Bergakademie Freiberg, University of Paderborn, University of Munich, and TU Dortmund University dealt with topics on future mobility, particularly regarding numerical predictive ability and lightweight construction.

Process Combination of Incremental Sheet Forming and Laser Powder Deposition for Lightweight Manufacturing

Funding: German Research Foundation (DFG)
Project: 385276922
Contact: Marlon Hahn M. Sc.
Status: Completed

The aim of this project was the analysis of the process combination of incremental sheet forming (ISF) and additive manufacturing (AM) in the form of laser metal deposition (LMD) with respect to their fundamental interactions.

Crash Forming of Structured Sheets with Wall Thicknesses Less Than 0.8 mm

Funding: ReCIMP
Contact: Florian Weber

The introduction of defined three-dimensional structures into sheet forming has several advantages compared to flat sheets.