Projects

Success stories from the ruhrvalley

Status
Mobility
Digitalization
Energy

"FH-Impuls" ruhrvalley

ruhrvalley is the beginning of the transdisciplinary and cross-sectoral centre of excellence for...
Schematic structure of a vanadium redox flow battery

VARZELL

Vanadium redox flow batteries are recyclable, environmentally friendly, and extremely durable....

AEMruhr

Alkaline Membrane Electrolysis Using Hydraulic Pressing
Schematically improved electrode configuration

IT-PEM

Developing low-cost electrode systems based on improved iridium-titanium oxide catalyst layers to...

LOUISE

Demographic change, diesel bans on German roads and the growing digitalisation in all areas have...

SCiSusMob

Smart City Sustainable Mobility: developing smarter and more sustainable energy supply solutions...

Internet-Analyse-System (IAS)

“The network is the computer,” says an advertising slogan from SUN. As if to prove the truth of...

SENSE: semantic, interoperable Smart Home

Current smart home products and components interact mostly in a limited way within specified...

GeoSmaGriR Geomechanical integrity of heat stores in mines

Numerical simulations to predict the geomechanical behavior of the subsurface in heat storage in...

COMPRESS

Condition Monitoring for predictive maintenance adapted to geothermal electric submersible pumps

BOmobil

A vehicle project mobilises entrepreneurism in electromobility and creates new, innovative jobs...
Electrolyser test station, in container design

HYDRA15

A new technological approach will be subjected to long-term studies in a pilot plant created for...
modular PEM electrolytic stack

MoDePEM

Validating a new type of modular electrolyser system for the production of hydrogen using...

GeoSmaGriR: Smart Solar Geothermal Energy Grid Ruhr

Flexible and decentralised feed of solar and geother­mal heat into heat networks using existing...

ZIM Digital Road

ZIM digital road develops high-performance sensor technology with cloud-based real-time data...

BOdrive

An impulse for the region and beyond… The development and construction of a decentralised...

Preliminary Study OMEx-DriveTrain

Designing an Open Modular Experimental Drive Train

GeoFuelCells

In a joint research project called “Energy Self-Sufficient Borehole Sensor Technology Powered...

SiME: System Innovation for Mobility and Energy in the Metropolis

Develop a holistic approach to a viable future energy and mobility system, using the Ruhr...

SyncFueL

In future, self-produced energy should be available at remote charging stations. Regional...
Scanning electron microscope photo of platin nanoparticles on functionalised carbon nanofibers, coated using pulse plating.

HyPresMEA

Developing low-cost, durable, and improved membrane electrode assemblies for PEM fuel cells and...

AMALTHEA4public

The AMALTHEA4public project—funded through the European ITEA2 programme—works on software...

Guided Autonomic Building

Guided Autonomic Building addresses the collaborative development of intelligent autonomous...

ZIM ORC

ZIM ORC is developing a small power plant for the production of electricity, heating and cooling...

SolarBuggy

Solar-powered. Self-sufficient. Powerful. A real electric off-road vehicle, built by students.

Preliminary Study SCiLABS

Vorstudie zu Smart City Labs-Ruhr
Computer graphic of the newly developed high-pressure PEM electrolysis stack

PRETZEL

Developing polymer electrolyte membrane electrolysis into a key technology for the storage of...

Management Project: ruhrvalley Management Office

The Management Office is the joint, cross-university institution that organises the integrative...

RS1 Mobil

The fusion of car and bicycle revolutionises transportation over short and middle distances in...
Presentation of the connection and visualisation of the sensors, exemplified by the city-wide weather stations in the living lab Herne

SCiLivLabs

Interim study on Smart City Living Labs - Ruhr

Secure eMobility (SecMobil)

The goal of this research project is to create—in cooperation with other research partners—a ...

SCitE

The nanostructured Si-Ir nanoparticles

LIKELY

New catalysts lower the cost of energy storage using hydrogen production

EDEMA

Get the dishes done or the clothes washed when electricity is cheapest? Combined heat and power...

VOMPELS

The transformation of the energy sector into an energy industry based on renewable energy sources...

SURE

Novel Productivity Enhancement Concept for a Sustainable Utilization of a Geothermal Resource

Guided Autonomous Locations

Guided AL addresses the development of a web based smart service platform for autonomous,...

EMEL: Energy Management in Metropolitan eMobility-Charging Infrastructures

The extensive use of electric vehicles in metropolitan regions faces the same dilemma as electric...

GeoSmaGriR – Software Platform

LiModPress: Modular Lithium-Ion Battery System Based on the Hydraulic Compression of Single Cells

Development of a working prototype of a modular lithium-ion battery system based on the hydraulic...
Scanning electron microscope image of Pt/CNF catalyst

LOCOPEM

Nanomaterials increase the performance of catalyst layers in fuel cell systems

KLS

Sensors for above and/or underground monitoring of, for example, storage facilities or waste...

Solarcar

Since 1999, students from Bochum University of Applied Sciences develop solar cars, which are...

HT-MoDe-FC

The development of a modular test system makes possible the reproducible and standardised...
Test station for high-pressure electrolyser

HyPresPEM

An electrolyser test station facilitates long-term analysis of developments in the field of...

Preliminary Study BaaS LEV-Sharing

Battery as a Service for Light Electric Vehicles - Sharing

GeoMTES

Development of a technically and economically feasible thermal storage concept for the use of...

NetLab: Networked Development and Testing Laboratory

Developing a decentralised test and development system for complex technological systems

Internet-Kennzahlen-System (IKS)