Technical Innovations and Mobility

  5G real-world laboratory in the Dortmund port area © City of Dortmund


5G Infrastructures for cellular energy systems enhanced through artificial intelligence.

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Flexible electrical grids II: DC Socio-Economics

Direct current (DC) technologies have a high potential for energy system transformation. There are historical and technological reasons why it has not been used sufficiently so far. The Institute of Urban Design investigates the spatial planning aspects of the use of DC technologies.

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Network: Mobility Experience Aachen

Since June 2020 the chair and the Institute of Urban Design are associated partners in the network Erlebniswelt Mobilität Aachen (EMA). The network exists since 2018 and develops with partners from economy, research and municipalities ideas and funding applications in the field of mobility of the future. 

Further information can be found here

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Network: Center for Metropolitan Cities

The sustainability goals of the United Nations, the German federal government and the government of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia are at the center of the activities of the Metropolitan Cities Center: The Center is helping the Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region to move significantly closer to carbon neutrality and resource conservation.

Further information can be found here