Research at Beuth University is geared towards developing the competence clusters (City of the Future) in the long term.
At the present time the following areas of research focus have emerged from the competence clusters:
The research focus of “Life Sciences” includes processes and structures of living organisms, from microorganisms to the human body as well as to complex eco systems. Central aspects of life sciences are researched like pharmaceutical technology, biological science or food technology. Research is conducted on central aspects of life sciences like pharmaceutical technology, biological science or food technology.
Media and Communication Technologies
The research focus of “Media and Communication Technologies” includes all aspects of technically supported communication and data processing: the use of audio-visual media, technical information technology, geo-information systems, print technology and the preparation of media-compatible data and information.
The research focus of “Urban Technologies” comprises technical developments and innovations for optimizing infrastructures and thus living conditions while taking into account aspects of sustainability, conservation of natural resources and employment of regenerative energies.