Our Performance Profile

What do we do?

Content-sharing, organisationally structured, spatially concentrated and interdisciplinary cooperation of industry and university institutes on current problems in the fields of non-ferrous metals with the same main research topics in the sense of the Open Innovation Idea.

Who are we?

In the field of the material technology of non-ferrous metals, their production and processing the Research Cluster AMAP has been established by a group of ten industrial companies and four university institutes of RWTH Aachen University. The cooperation concentrates on innovations for ALUMINIUM-based materials.

Currently there are working fourteen industrial companies and six institutes of RWTH Aachen University at the AMAP Research Cluster.

What do we offer?

  • Promotion of cooperation and innovation
  • Strengthening the know-how setup in the market segment
  • Generation of new ideas
  • Open Innovation strategy with partnerships on all levels
  • Access to young engineers
  • Using of synergy effects
  • Flexibility in the working method
  • Practice-orientation through spatial proximity of research and industry
  • Fast integration of current research results


Colloquium on "Batteries as Enabler for Electrification of Mobility – Development Trends of Materials and Systems"

By Prof. Dr. Egbert Figgemeier (Lehrstuhl und Institute für Stromrichtertechnik und Elektrische Antriebe / Lehr- und Forschungsgebiet für Alterungsprozesse und Lebensdauerprognose von Batterien - FZ Jülich)

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