Life Cycle Design & Engineering Lab

Practical Relevance

  • Shopfloor life cycle engineering
  • Visual analytics
  • Smart factory approaches like cyber physical production systems


Florian Holze
Phone +49 5361 8 90 24 524
Open Hybrid LabFactory e.V

Technical Data

  • Multi-input video wall
  • Interactive multi-touch screens
  • Virtual and mixed reality
  • Real-time und historical energy and process data acquired from the technical centre
  • Areas for creative workshop sessions
  • Flexible Lab concept enabling a broad variety of utilization scenarios, such as project workshops and committee meetings


  • Research focus:
    • Research and development of methods and tools for integrated automotive life cycle engineering at the interface of science and industrial application
    • Seamless integration of vehicle design and planning, production planning and process development as well as environmental assessment
    • Data and model visualization to assist decision-making in complex situations