CMP - Center for Mobile Propulsion

 

Topic

Mobile engine systems, combination of combustion motor and electric engines

Research Goals

Investigation of conventional and alternative engine system technologies, B2X, real time networking by test benches

Professorships Involved

Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences - Faculty 1

Chair of Computer Science 11 (Software for Embedded Systems)
Head of Institute: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Kowalewski
www.embedded.rwth-aachen.de

Institutes of Inorganic Chemistry
Director: Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Ulrich Simon
www.ac.rwth-aachen.de

Department of Mathematics
Univ.-Prof. em. Dr. rer. nat. Heinrich Winter
www.mathematik.rwth-aachen.de

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering - Faculty 4

Chair and Institute of Control Engineering (IRT)
Head of Institute: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dirk Abel
www.irt.rwth-aachen.de

Institute of Automotive Engineering (ika)
Head of Institute: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Lutz Eckstein
www.ika.rwth-aachen.de

Institute for Machine Elements and Machine Design (IME)
Head of Institute: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Georg Jacobs
www.ime.rwth-aachen.de

Institute of Heat and Mass Transfer (WSA)
Head of Institute: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reinhold Kneer
www.wsa.rwth-aachen.de

Aachen Chemical Engineering (AVT)
Head of Institute: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Marquardt
www.avt.rwth-aachen.de

Institute for Fluid Power Drives and Controls (IFAS)
Head of Institute: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hubertus Murrenhoff
www.ifas.rwth-aachen.de

Institute for Combustion Engines (VKA)
Head of Institute: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stefan Pischinger
www.vka.rwth-aachen.de

Institute for Combustion Technology (ITV)
Head of Institute: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Heinz Günter Pitsch
www.itv.rwth-aachen.de

Lehr- und Forschungsgebiet Kontaktmechanik
Head of Institute: Univ.-Prof. Dr. Roger A. Sauer
www.aices.rwth-aachen.de

Lehrstuhl für Brennstoffzellen (IEK-3)
Head of Institute: Univ.- Prof. Dr.-Ing. Detlef Stolten
www.fz-juelich.de

Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology - Faculty 6

Lehrstuhl und Institut für Stromrichtertechnik und Elektrische Antriebe (ISEA)
Head of Institute: Univ.-Prof. Dr. ir. Dr. h. c. Rik W. De Doncker
www.isea.rwth-aachen.de

Chair of Electromagnetic Energy Conversion and Institute of Electrical Machines (IEM)
Head of Institute: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr.h.c. dr hab. Kay Hameyer
www.iem.rwth-aachen.de

Institute for High Voltage Technology (ifht)
Head of Institute: Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Armin Schnettler
www.ifht.rwth-aachen.de

Existing Infrastructure

  • 12 combustion motor test benches
  • 1 battery testing bench
  • 1 e-motor
  • 1 transmission test bench
  • 1 powertrain

Projects

  • Integrated energy conservation modules for street-related electromobility
  • Propulsion Technology

Contact

Website

VKA