Development of electro active polymers for active vibration control in large scale applications

Subjects of the research project

  • Transfer of the EAP technology to a large scale application at the example of active vibration control of thin body parts
  • Developement of actuators, power and controlling electronics and CAE-based design methods
  • Joint project: Institut für Kraftfahrzeuge of RWTH Aachen University, Bayer MaterialScience, VEMAC and Ford


Dominik Werner M.Sc.
Manager Research Area
Vehicle Dynamics & Acoustics
+49 241 80 29383

Project duration

01/2010 – 05/2013

Project partner

ika, VEMAC GmbH & Co. KG, Bayer MaterialScience AG, Ziel2.NRW, MWEIMH NRW, EFRE, Ford

Supported by

[Logo: Ministerium für Wirtschaft, Industrie, Klimaschutz und Energie des Landes NRW][Logo: Europäische Union][Logo: Ziel2.NRW]


Institute for Automotive Engineering
RWTH Aachen University
Steinbachstraße 7
52074 Aachen · Germany

+49 241 80 25600

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