Fraunhofer IPA

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Supplier identity
General description

The Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Engineering and Automation IPA offers R&D solutions in the fields of automotive, machine and plant engineering, electronics and microsystems, power industry as well as medical engineering and biotechnology. Our competences include production organization, automation, process technology and surface technology. We offer solutions tailored to the customer, ranging from on-site analysis and consulting up to process and product development into protot

Type of Supplier
Research Institution
Sector of activity
  • Biomanufacturing
  • Tissue Engineering
  • Translational medecine
State of Bade-Wurtemberg, DE
Regional access broker
  • Manfred Kauer, BioRegio Stern
Activity description
Know-how, expertise available

Laboratories for

  • equipment and process development: life sciences, food processing industry
  • measurement and testing of signal and power transmission
  • applications of computer tomography: job-order measurements, design of systems for industrial use
  • industrial image processing
  • rapid product development: functional prototypes, short-run manufacturing, reverse engineering
  • processing and application of nanomodified materials
  • virtual production planning and 3D visualization
  • demonstration of the Digital Factory

Test facilities for

  • construction of prototype automation systems
  • testing of assembly, handling and machining processes
  • construction, testing and optimization of robots, in particular service robots
  • demonstrations of automation solutions

Center for Ultraclean Technology and Micromanufacturing

Surface engineering facility

Training and Staff possibilities
Training and Staff exchange terms and conditions


Contact information
Phone number
+49-711-970 1132
Nobelstr. 12
70569  Stuttgart