Research activities in our Faculty revolve around four main thematic fields
Predictive Production and accordant processes
Complex Systems and autonomous control
People- and resource-centered engineering science
Innovative materials and products
A large number of researchers, engineers and other persons working in the subjects represented in Faculty 4 and its 18 collaborating institutes on the campus and in the technology park surrounding the university are involved in the area of Production Engineering.
Faculty 4 currently hosts two collaborative research centers, two graduate schools, as well as two research training groups and two DRG priority programs.