Prof. Dr. Sandro Wartzack
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Prof. Dr. Sandro Wartzack

Chair of Engineering Design

  • Energy-efficient power transmission for machines and vehicles (reducing friction, minimizing wear, surface technology)
  • Machine elements for electric drive trains in vehicles
  • Machine elements for efficient and reliable wind turbines
  • Machine elements for reliable marine current power plants
  • Machine elements for nuclear fusion reactors (vacuum and cryo conditions)
  • Green tribology (minimising the use of lubricants, using environmentally-friendly lubricants, media lubrication, dry lubrication)
  • Smart surfaces, smart machine elements and tribotronics (integration of sensoric functions in surfaces)