The iMST engages with companies, scientific institutions and universities on numerous application-oriented joint projects.

Technology transfer of project results into practical applications is also a priority of the Research Institute.

Current projects

Intelligent 3D-printed interactive robots for interventional radiology and surgery.
Contact: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Mescheder

Development of a sensor system for the recognition of stress situations in bedridden patients with severe dementia.
Contact: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Mescheder

Support of nursing care, a discrete lifestyle and social participation by means of MEMS odour sensors.
Contact: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Mescheder

Development of a coating process for functional surface modification of Life Science consumables.
Contact: Prof. Dr. Volker Bucher

Development of an extensive, high-resolution electrode arrays for neuronal applications.
Contact: Prof. Dr. Volker Bucher

Connected Health in Medical Mountains - an innovation and transfer partnership of Furtwangen University. Sub-project for the development of intelligent medical instruments and functional surfaces.
Contacts: Prof. Dr. Ulrich Mescheder, Prof. Dr. Volker Bucher