Institute of Engineering Mechanics

Welcome to the Chair for Dynamics/Mechatronics

Current information

Please take note of the special procedures of the lectures and tutorials, due to the current circumstances. The information can be found on the sites of the lectures and tutorials.

New course: Contact Mechanics for Dynamic Systems

Starting with the SS2020 the new course Contact Mechanics for Dynamic Systems is offered. The lecture is in German with the title Kontaktmechanik für dynamische Systeme (KMDS). Contents are the description and mathematical treatment of contacts in the modeling and simulation of mechanical (multibody) systems.


Seminars, Excursions, Conferences (Dynamics/Mechatronics)


Our upcoming and previous seminars and excursions are listed here.

Next talk: 14 May 2020, 16:00 o'clock
David Holderle: Simulation periodischer Gehbewegungen mit aus-geprägter Doppelstützphase eines zweibeinigen Roboters mit konvexer Fußgeometrie (MA)

This presentation is conducted via MS Teams. Further information here (in German); join directly via this link.

Job Opportunities (Dynamics/Mechatronics)

Open positions for research assistants and students are listed here.



Bachelor/Master Thesis (Dynamics/Mechatronics)

The Chair of Dynamics / Mechatronics always offers the opportunity to do a Bachelor's or Master's thesis.

Topics for Bachelor/Master Thesis