Process Engineering

This special field revolves around processes for modifying material properties (milling, cooling), composition (filtration, distillation) and type (oxidation, hydration).

Valuable information is available on a broad range of technologies including material separation, laser processes, measuring techniques and robot engineering in addition to testing methods and coating and materials analysis processes.

USP Lasers Conquer Macroprocessing

The UKP-Workshop has grown once again: More than 170 participants from 14 countries came to Aachen this year to discuss the latest trends in the development of…

NRL develops laser processing method to increase efficiency of optoelectronic devices

“From a chemistry standpoint, we have discovered a new photocatalytic reaction using laser light and water molecules, which is new and exciting,” said Saujan…

Hollow structures in 3D

Quartz glass is the preferred material for applications that require long-term use because of its high chemical and mechanical stability and excellent optical…

Design treatment of advanced metals producing better sculpting

Most people may not realize it but they encounter products made with exotic or advanced metals every day.

Laser Processes for Multi-Functional Composites

Experts from Fraunhofer ILT are researching and developing laser processes for the economical joining, cutting, ablation or drilling of composite materials,…

Efficient reactor dismantling by laser beam cutting?

This new system is supposed to enable the direct dismantling of nuclear facilities (reactor pressure vessels). Laser beam cutting offers significant advantages…

Adhesive Process Developed for Shingle Cell Technology

Due to mechanical stresses, shingle cells cannot be soldered like conventional cells. Now with the adhesive technology, it has first become possible to…

Seawater turns into freshwater through solar energy: A new low-cost technology

According to FAO estimates, by 2025 nearly 2 billion people may not have enough drinking water to satisfy their daily needs. One of the possible solutions to…

A water treatment breakthrough, inspired by a sea creature

Inspired by Actinia, a sea organism that ensnares its prey with its tentacles, a team of researchers has developed a method for efficiently treating water.

Research project AutoAdd: Paving the way for additive manufacturing for the automotive industry

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) wants to literally bring light into production under the term “Photonic Process Chains”.

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