Metropolregion Hamburg

Database of research projects

06.09.2012 |
Aviation ServicesAircraft and Aircraft SystemsCabins and Cabin SystemsLeading-Edge Cluster Competition

New MRO – extending competence to new aircraft types

The aim of this flagship Leading-Edge Cluster project is to develop new techniques and processes for the technical support (MRO) of future aircraft, with five focal issues and a total of thirteen projects. [more]

05.09.2012 |
Aviation ServicesMaterialsLeading-Edge Cluster Competition

Optimisation of NDT process for fibre-reinforced composites

The goal: a significant increase in the reliability of damage detection and in the efficiency of non-destructive testing procedures in operative deployment. [more]

06.09.2012 |
Aviation Services

Fully automated testing procedure for engine components

The aim is to research and develop automated inspection procedures for engine components in order to minimise work time, number of work processes, energy requirements and chemical use. [more]

06.09.2012 |
Aviation Services

AIRtech Advanced Innovative Repair Technologies

Researching innovative technologies and methods to improve SRUs (Shop Replaceable Units) in the repair context by using modern materials, manufacturing techniques and construction methods. [more]

05.09.2012 |
Air Transportation SystemLeading-Edge Cluster Competition

HYBRID - decision-making in hybrid teams

The DLR Department of Aviation and Space Psychology is investigating whether human personality factors influence interaction with highly automated systems – the hybrid human/machine team. [more]

07.09.2012 |
Aircraft and Aircraft SystemsCabins and Cabin SystemsEco-EfficiencyLeading-Edge Cluster Competition

Early determination of cabin weight in aircraft design

The method to be developed will improve the weight analysis in preliminary aircraft design for cabin components and can integration concepts with regard to structural influence on the aircraft. [more]

06.09.2012 |
Cabins and Cabin Systems

SIMKAB – feature-reduced cabin management system

An analysis and synthesis of a feature-reduced, modular cabin management system, on the basis of discrete event modelling and finite state machines. [more]

05.09.2012 |
Cabins and Cabin SystemsLeading-Edge Cluster Competition

AkuKon–cabin acoustics simulation model

The aim of this network project is to produce models and concepts for improving acoustic comfort levels in the aircraft cabin. [more]