Fields of Research

Innovation and Creativity
Bio-Mimetics, Creativity Methods, Open Innovation, TIPS, User Experience

Engineering Design Processes
Process Management, Change Management, Lean Management, Knowledge Management, Process Modelling

Cost Management
Cost Estimation Methods, Calculation Approaches, Cost Tracking, Target Costing, Value Engineering

Development and Design Methodology
Design Methods, Design for X, Rapid Prototyping

Systems Engineering
Structural Complexity Management, Flexibility and Adaptability of Systems, System Architecture Development, Variant Management