Engine Technology Seminar Summer Semester 2017


In the "Engine Technology Seminar" event series, experts from the engine and automotive industry hold lectures on current problems in engine development as well as interdisciplinary topics. After each lecture the audience has the opportunity to talk with the speakers.

The engine technology seminar is free of charge and open to all interested individuals.

Please make note of the parking regulations at RWTH Aachen. University parking spots are exclusively reserved for university members with a corresponding parking permit. You can find public parking spots and parking garages at APAG.

When? Mondays, 6pm
Where? Hörsaalgebäude PPS, Hörsaal H1, Professor-Pirlet-Straße 12


Monday, May 8, 2017, 6pm

Effect of Powertrain Hybridization on Transmission Development

Dr. Frank Casimir

Director, Product Segment Manual Transmissions
GETRAG FORD Transmissions GmbH,
Magna Powertrain, Köln


Monday, May 15, 2017, 6pm

The New Ford EcoBlue Family of Diesel Engines

Andrew Brumley

Chief Engineer, Engine Programs
Ford Motor Company, UK-Dagenham


Monday, May 22, 2017, 6pm

Entwicklungsstrategien eines Global Players: Lösungen für Emerging Markets bis hin zu künftigen GHG- und Niedrigemissions-Limits

Dr. Hans-Otto Herrmann

Daimler AG, Stuttgart


Monday, June 12, 2017, 6pm

Der Mild-Hybrid-Antrieb im neuen Audi A8

Dr. Nikolai Ardey

Leiter Entwicklung Antrieb
AUDI AG, Ingolstadt


Monday, July 10, 2017, 6pm

Generation XEngines. 2-Stroke Engine Concepts, Design, Performance and Emission Compliance

Thomas Werner

Tier III Programme Manager
Winterthur Gas & Diesel Ltd., CH-Winterthur