Metropolregion Hamburg

Database of research projects

22.10.2012 |
Cabins and Cabin Systems

PEREC – person-centred reconfigurable cabin

Investigating the organisational and technical possibilities for improving travel conditions for the disabled and persons with reduced mobility. [more]

21.01.2013 |
Aviation ServicesLeading-Edge Cluster Competition

Laser welding – extending the product life of 3D high pressure compressor blades

The aim of this project, which includes four other innovation partners, is to develop a repair procedure for modern 3D high pressure compressor blades used in aircraft engines, in order to significantly extend their operating... [more]

01.10.2012 |
Cabins and Cabin SystemsEco-EfficiencyLeading-Edge Cluster Competition

LiKab – Perception of light and cabin climate

The DLR Institute of Aerospace Medicine is investigating how the colour of light in the aircraft cabin influences a passenger’s perception of temperature. This can make it possible to reduce the load on air conditioning, thus... [more]

05.09.2012 |
Cabins and Cabin SystemsLeading-Edge Cluster Competition

MDIS - Modular Decentralised Inflight Entertainment System

MDIS is developing hardware and software components which will be integrated to form an advanced IFE (Inflight Entertainment) system that can be distributed as a decentralised complete system. [more]

04.09.2012 |
Aircraft and Aircraft SystemsCabins and Cabin SystemsLeading-Edge Cluster Competition

Cabin technology and multifunctional fuel cells

New system concepts are developed in this flagship project. The focal point is on the deployment of fuel cells in commercial aircraft and the associated innovations for cabin technologies. [more]

07.09.2012 |
Air Transportation SystemLeading-Edge Cluster Competition

Airport2030 – solutions for the efficient airport

This flagship Leading-Edge Cluster project uses Hamburg Airport as a model for testing efficient technologies and measures to advance airport operations, from the journey to the airport to take-off. [more]

05.09.2012 |
Aviation ServicesAircraft and Aircraft SystemsCabins and Cabin SystemsAir Transportation SystemMaterialsEco-Efficiency

CARE - Working together for green flying

In the EU CARE project, nine European aviation clusters are working to promote regional research in green aviation technologies [more]

10.09.2012 |
Cabins and Cabin SystemsEco-EfficiencyLeading-Edge Cluster Competition

InKa – innovative cabin systems

With the InKa project, the German Aerospace Center (DLR) is pursuing the goal of optimising modular components in the air supply system inside the aircraft, thereby improving both efficiency and comfort in the aircraft cabin. [more]