Following the example of trees, biomechanic Prof. Dr. Claus Mattheck transfers universal shapes to technical components. Deformation via vertebrae could contribute to the development of lightweight durable components.
(Image: C. Mattheck)
The junior research group headed by Dr. Karsten Woll develops nanostructured thin films by means of electrical current pulses.
(Photo: K. Woll, private)more (KIT-News, German)