Chair of Metal Forming and Casting

More than 50 years of research and teaching in metal forming and casting technology

Our students receive both a comprehensive overview of manufacturing processes and plants and detailed research insights in our teachings.
Various internships offer the possibility to deepen the theoretical contents in practice.

In research, we focus on a balanced relationship between basic research and application-oriented development.
Our core competencies are stamping technology, material and process qualification, composite casting, and moulding material research.


This year, the company outing of the representatives of Fraunhofer IGCV and the utg chair went to northern Italy. As part of this, the scientific…

Around 40,000 trade visitors came to the 26th International Technology Fair for Sheet Metal Working in Hannover from 24 to 28 October 2022 to find out…

"Targeted use of forming-induced residual stresses in metallic components". is the title of the priority program SPP2013.

Successful first workshop of our new international partnership with the Finnish Aalto University