Industrie 4.0 Research
Via its Research Group and the Lab Tours I40, the VDMA Forum Industrie 4.0 is building a network between companies in mechanical engineering and the innovation centers of German research institutes. The “Industrie 4.0 Research at German Research Institutes” compilation provides assistance in this, offering an overview of the German research landscape. In it, more than 50 universities and institutes report on their current projects.
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How can machines and plants independently optimize industrial processes through interaction with their environment? This is currently being investigated by the research project InPulS. The machine learning method "Reinforcement Learning" is applied. Two application scenarios will be tested.
The aim of the funding is to promote innovative applications of artificial intelligence methods in practice. The funding of collaborative projects is intended to strengthen the transfer between science and industry to the advantage of both parties.
The BMBF's new announcement on the funding measure "Industry 4.0 Test Environments - Mobilising SMEs for Industry 4.0" has been officially published.
With the "Research Group I40" of the VDMA Forum Industrie 4.0, industry-driven, cross-industry and pre-competitive research projects are initiated and carried out.
Judith Binzer
Judith Binzer
Industrie 4.0 Forum
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