Research lines focused on vehicle efficiency - powertrain and body structural
Alloy Systems

Increasing mechanical & mass efficiency

High performance alloys for high powered engines Mechanical properties and microstructural predictions Body structural casting technologies Thin walls in cylinder heads

Complex Geometries

Precision cooling concepts to increase thermodynamic efficiency

3D core printing for advanced powertrain prototypes Inorganic binders

Powertrain Component Integration

Mass & volumetric efficiency

Turbo housing integration to cylinder heads Range extender and aluminium electric motor components

Surface Treatment Technologies

Bore Coating

Surface treatment fot thermal efficiency Body structural casting technologies Localized properties al critical areas