Digitization and Industry 4.0
The aim of expanding the competitive and employment-intensive economy formulated in the federal government’s high-tech strategy is described by means of the Industry 4.0 future-oriented project. This area is closely connected to digitization, digital transformation and the Internet of Things and is the focus of the research area.
The following are actively engaged in the research area:
- Faculty of Electrical Engineering
- Faculty of Computer Science/IT
- Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
- Faculty of Business
What exactly is being researched:
The Internet of Things will shape the future of our society as a whole, and has the potential to improve our social lives. It enables and requires new business models. Research in this field is active, with a variety of interdisciplinary research projects, as well as cooperation with industry. Research results are directly incorporated into courses, with many students taking part in the research projects.
The current focal points of this field of research are: