With its Transport Program, the DLR is the second largest institutionally funded transport research body in Europe: 26 DLR institutes follow a systematic, programmatic approach. It uses networks and synergies – with national and international facilities and economic and political bodies – to develop concrete solutions for a sustainable transport system.

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DLR_Transport at New Mobility World 2019

12.09.2019 · Automated and networked driving
Meet us at New Mobility World (IAA) Hall 5, Stand D04 The prototype of an intelligent, modular electric urban car, infrastructure with high-tech sensors for testing automated and networked vehicles, and measuring mobility behaviour with smartphones – at IAA New Mobility World in...

DLR Transport at InnoTrans 2018

20.09.2018 · Schienenverkehr
Visit us at the InnoTrans 2018 (Hall 2.2, Stand 404) The leading international trade fair for transport technology At InnoTrans 2018 in Berlin, DLR will be presenting the NGT (Next Generation Train) CARGO, a high-speed train for freight traffic of the future. The NGT CARGO is...

On the right track

31.07.2018 · Schienenfahrzeuge
Trains powered by fuel cells are emission-free and do not require overhead power lines. Travelling along non-electrified routes, they offer a sustainable alternative to diesel vehicles. Of the almost 40,000 kilometres covered by Germany‘s rail network, around 60 percent is...

Projects

MEDIAS

MEDIAS: Development of methods for efficient access to research data in data portals Background The user-centric provision of information about data and the data itself is increasingly gaining importance through the general availability of new approaches for the publication...

Vector21

Detailed bottom-up market simulation incorporating DLR knowledge Since 2007 the DLR Institute of Vehicle Concepts is conducting research on the underlying causalities and interdependencies of vehicle markets. VECTOR21 incorporates this knowledge in a detailed bottom-up scenario...