Work with partners at Ilmenau University of Technology, Germany. Photograph: IMMS.

Research and development partner Ilmenau University of Technology

Being an affiliated institute of the TU, IMMS benefits from networking with the university while the TU benefits from the Institute’s close relations with industry. The TU Departments with which IMMS actively co-operates are 28 in number, from the broad fields of electrical and mechanical engineering, computer science and engineering, automation, mathematics, media and communications. The academic subjects addressed include high-precision positioning and measuring machines, biomedical technology, energy-efficient sensors, and MEMS. Furthermore, IMMS complements the TU’s teaching by offering challenging industrial placements. Various lectures and seminars are given by IMMS staff, too.