10003/TUB
Network of Reactors for Alkane Oxidative Coupling

This invention is used in the chemical industry and enables the oxidative coupling of methane and heterogeneous catalysis.

feeding policymethaneOCMoxygen supplyplant designreactor
10004/TUB
Semiconductor Single Photon Source with Piezoelectric Actuator

data transmissionquantum dotsRC-LEDssingle photon emitter
16002/TUB
Data Coding Using Sparse Mixture of Experts Regression

This invention offers a universal technique for image and video coding.

bit-efficientImage compressionsteered Mixture-of-Expertsvideo coding
08044/TUB
Photon Pair Source

This invention offers a process for the production of a photon pair source that generates interlaced photon pairs in a simple and reproducible manner and is used, for example, in the security industry or communications and information technology.

entangled photonsphoton pairsQDsquantum dotssingle photons
08036/TUB
Sea State Independent Oil Skimming System (SOS System)

With the invention of the SOS system, it is possible to skim oil slicks from the surface of the water, i.e. to absorb them, even in heavy seas.

moonpooloilseashipskimming systemSOS
10058/TUB
Heavy-Wire Bond Arrangement

This technology can be used in the production of a wide variety of electrical connections; wire bonding is used, for example, to connect the chip to the electrical connections of the chip package, such as a semiconductor, an LED or a sensor.

chip manufacturingITtaperingthermal stresswire bonding
05051/TUB
Single or Entangled Photon Source

The invention enables a simple and reproducible process for the production of a single or an entangled photon source, as used in quantum cryptography, the security industry or in communications and information technology.

entangled photonsphoton pairsQDsquantum dotssingle photonsSingle-photon source
14029/TUB
Chip-integrated Optical Sensor

This novel optical sensor, which has a very high sensitivity, can be used in biomedicine, biochemistry, pharmacy or environmental monitoring.

biosensorlabel-freelaserlightoptical sourcesensorVCSEL
13054/TUB
Fluid Distribution Arrangement

This new type of liquid distributor is used, for example, in absorption chillers and can replace systems that were previously more complex and more susceptible over the operating time.

heat exchangerrefrigeration systemsorptionTube bundle heat exchanger
06023/TUB
Counterpressure device for indirect extrusion

This invention enables the production of improved magnesium alloys, which are particularly interesting as lightweight materials in the automotive, aerospace and medical technology industries.

extrusionLightweight constructionMagnesiumpressure stable
12016/TUB
Mesoporous Metal Oxide Films

Metal oxides are required in many industrial processes. This invention provides a method for the synthesis of mesoporous, nanocrystalline magnesium oxide and magnesium carbonate films using micelle plates.

Catalysismesoporousmetal oxidemicellesporous filmtemplate
12009/TUB
Artificial Tooth

In case of tooth loss, this invention enables the production of easily available, long-term stable and physiological grafts. The germ that induces later tooth growth is cultivated from human adult stem cells.

in vivoorganoidstem celltissue engineeringtoothtransplantation
14067/TUB
Method and Apparatus for Continuous Z-folding of Lithium-Ion Batteries

The Invention enables the continuous Z-folding of a electrode-seperator-composite for faster and cost-efficient production of battery-cells.

continuous foldingelectro mobilityLithium-Ionproductionz-folding
16007/TUB
IFGARD (Internal Field Guarded Active Region Device)

This invention comprises a so-called semiconductor layer sequence, which can be used in LEDs, for example.

IFGARDLEDLOCnano photonicsopticsQDsquantum dots
15052/TUB
Coupling Device

This invention comprises a novel coupling device for liquid and gaseous media that can be used, for example, in autonomous fuel transmission and refuelling of satellites.

androgynouscouplingflow controllockingon-orbit servicesatellitespace systems
10082/TUB
Memory Cell for Data Storage – III

This innovative memory cell offers both high performance and long life and can be used in the computer industry, optoelectronics or consumer electronics.

data storagehole storagememory cellquantum dotsquantum wells
17019/TUB
Combustion Control

For the first time, this method offers active control of chaotic combustion instabilities that can occur undesirably in various combustion systems.

chaoscombustioncontrolfeedbackfrequencyoscillationphase shiftsensor
09080/TUB
Miniaturized Hose Pinch Valve

This invention enables fast, precise and highly dynamic dosing of the smallest quantities of liquid, as required, for example, in medical technology.

actuatordosingpinch valvesingle usesmall volumesvalve
03018/TUB
Method for Determining the Frequency Response of an Electro-optical Component

electro opticsFrequency responselight-modulatingoptical pulse
13040/TUB
Production of Hydrosilanes

This invention is used in the chemical industry and offers a method for the production of hydrosilanes without safety problems.

alkenesCatalysisHydrosliylationLewis acidprecursorSilanes
10094/TUB
Positioning of Nanostructures

With this method, light emitting devices as well as single photon emitters can be constructed by producing layers with locally arranged nanostructures, and quantum cryptography and communication are also made possible.

buried layerLEDnanostructuressingle photon emitter
12019/TUB
LED Light Coupler

This invention improves the performance of LEDs and can be used in medical devices or endoscopy, for example.

Coupling efficiencyLEDlightmedical devicewaveguide
12065/TUB
Malting Method

The invention comprises a process for improving the quality of malt so that the iron content in malt and beverages, for example, can be reduced.

barleybrewingEAP valueiron contentmaltoxidative stabilityqualitysonication
11041/TUB
Torque and Force Sensor

With this invention, measurements are possible wherever installation heights are low, for example on sports equipment, road and rail vehicles or even construction machinery.

momtentum and forcesensorspace savingstrain gages
12014/TUB
Energy Efficient Wagon Construction

This new type of freight car can be used in freight transport, transport, the railway industry or logistics and is more energy-efficient than conventional models due to its aerodynamically advantageous design, for example.

Aerodynamicsbulk cargoenergy efficiencyrail cargorailwayTransportvehicle design
07068/TUB
Concrete formwork for pore-free concrete surfaces

This invention enables the production of concrete with improved surface quality, so structural defects such as pores in the concrete surface can be avoided.

Concrete formworkConcrete surfaceconstruction industryexposed concretepore freesurface quality
16015/TUB
Mobile, Modular, Multimodal Biosignal Acquisition M3BA

This invention offers the highly precise acquisition of several bioelectric and biooptic brain and body signals simultaneously and is used in research and clinical processes as well as in automotive safety electronics or virtual reality applications.

Brain-computer interfacemultimodal signal aquisitionneurotechnology
06058/TUB
Memory Cell for Data Storage – I

This invention, which is suitable for data storage and memory cells, enables long-term storage at fast write speeds.

data storagememory cellQDsquantum dots
12076/TUB
Antibiotics

This invention enables the production of albicidine, which could form the basis for novel, highly effective and bacteria-resistant antibiotics.

albicidinantibioticsbacteriadrugpharmaresistancesynthesistreatment
07075/TUB
Microstructured Polymer Stent

Unlike conventional drug-coated stents, which are used to maintain or restore the size of vessels in the human body, this novel microstructured polymer stent prevents late effects of stents such as increased risk of bleeding, acute intoxication or the formation of tumors.

angioplastyrestenosisshape memory polymerStent
14048/TUB
Optoelectronic Device

This invention is used, for example, in telecommunications and enables fast but also secure transmission of optical signals.

couplingglass fibreICTlaserLEDlight sourceoptical fiberquantum technology
14015/TUB
The Sling – Improved Anchorage for CFRP Tension Members

This innovative loop made of carbon fibers can be used, for example, as part of a supporting structure for structures such as bridges, tunnels, towers or also for mobile machines such as cranes, ships or wind turbines.

anchoringcarbon fibersdeflecting bodylooptensile strengthtension element
11017/TUB
Method for Operating a Cooling System

This invention offers a novel technology to increase the efficiency of cooling systems.

cooling systemevaporationevaporator deviceheat transferpool-boilingrefrigerationsorption
05016/TUB
New EAP-Determination, including Beverage Antioxidative IndeX (BAX)

Beer stabilityBeverage Antioxidative Index (BAX)Electron spin resonance (ESR) spectroscopyEndogenous antioxidative potential (EAP)flavor stabilityPOBN
09065/TUB
Method and apparatus for measuring blood oxygen saturation

The method uses electromagnetic radiation to determine oxygen saturation in the blood more accurately than conventional methods.

ArtifactMeasurementMedTechOxygenPulse oximetry
16060/TUB
Stall Warning Indicator

The invention enables the prediction of instability in a compressor, which allows an early warning in the event of a fault. The early warning system can be used in thermal turbomachinery, for example in aircraft engines.

algorithmaxial compressor stallearly warning systemmethodrotating instabilitiesstall inceptionstall indicator
14025/TUB
Ozonation via Membrane Contactors

This invention provides a way to purify wastewater from synthetic substances as well as bacteria or viruses.

membrane reactorozonationozonewater treatmentwater waste
15039/TUB
Swirl-stabilized Burner

In the course of the use of renewable energies, this invention offers an approach for an emission-free energy storage.

combustionElectrolyseEnergyGas Turbinepower plantsPower StorageRenewablesteam inje
10096/TUB
Fluidized-Bed Membrane Reactor

The fluidized bed membrane reactor can be used in the chemical industry and is suitable for the oxidative coupling of methane and heterogeneous catalysis.

FBMRfluidized bedhigher alkanesincreased yieldmethaneOCMoxidative couplingreactor
16050/TUB
Bridge tool for the production of extruded profiles with varying cross-sections

This invention enables the production of tailor-made extruded profiles for the forming of metals, for example in the production of pipes and the like. The process can be used in the automotive or aerospace industries.

AluminiumextrusionLightweight constructionpressure-resistantprofilewall thickness
14061/TUB
Pitch Control System

This invention provides a control method for wind turbines to adapt their overall performance to the prevailing operating conditions.

adjustable rotor bladespitch controlpitch systemwind energy
11037/TUB
Single Antenna FMCW Radar Front-End

This invention can be used for various positioning systems, e.g. in museums or harbours, distance measurement for vehicles or any wireless data transmission. The novel radar system enables the realization of highly integrated circuits, accompanied by improved insulation properties of the switching processes, as well as improved transmission and reception powers.

antennacircuit configurationcommunicationFMCW
14007/TUB
Method for Testing Bonding Connections

Bonding is used in particular to create the visible connections in an electronic circuit with the board and thus to create contact points. This invention offers a non-destructive test procedure that can determine both simply and reliably whether a correct bond connection has been created.

Bondingchipcontactingelectronicsheavy-wiremeasuringthermographywire
10092/TUB
Pixel Processing

This invention enables efficient processing of pixels to increase the quality of a video sequence. The procedure is interesting for video sharing websites, online video-on-demand platforms or streaming media providers.

codingdata compressionframesmotionpixeltrajectoriesVideo
08043/TUB
Real Time Approaches for Video Genre Classification

This technology offers the possibility to classify videos according to the respective genre (e.g. "Cartoon" and "Non-Cartoon"). This can be used both for private home use and for the automatic classification of audiovisual data for the Internet and search engines.

classification toolcontent analysisGenre analysismultimediareal-time
15053/TUB
Automatic Launch and Recovery System

This invention is used to lift people, vehicles or other objects that have gone overboard out of the water.

heave compensationLARSMarinepneumatic musclerobotics
11010/TUB
Memory Cell for Data Storage – IV

The presented memory cell is suitable for optoelectronic devices and for data storage. It can be used in the computer industry, optoelectronics or consumer electronics, for example.

memory cellQDsquantum dots
16074/TUB
Synthesis of Nanoparticles

This process enables the generation of nanoparticles in spray flames which can be used, for example, as coating material, in electrical devices, for thermal conduction or insulation or as catalyst.

combustionignition delaylaminar combustionmonodisperseNanoparticlesspray flamesynthesis
09088/TUB
Method for determining abrasive grain

The method enables a universal, fast and easy evaluation and determination of abrasive grains and is used in the production of abrasive grains and abrasives.

Characterizationcolloid millGrinding grainsintered corundum
10039/TUB
Parametric Motion Vector Derivation for Video Coding

This method is used in the video software industry or in online video portals and enables, among other things, data rates in video coding processes to be reduced but not increased.

bit rate reductionpixel trajectoriesvideo encoder
16019/TUB
Peristaltic Micro Pump

The innovative micropump enables precise dosing and exact control of the smallest quantities of liquid in the nanoliter range, as is often required in applications in medicine, biochemistry or chemistry.

FluidsMedicineMicrofluidsOn-ChipPump
13057/TUB
Haptic System

As an essential component of the so-called virtual reality (VR), this invention offers the development of a mobile haptic device with high dynamics, large displayable forces, large working space and excellent spatial resolution. It can be used for example in product development or interactions between humans and 3D environments.

assembling simulationhaptic systemmachine interactionvirtual realityVR
09062/TUB
Knee Orthosis

This new type of knee orthosis prevents the orthosis from shifting between the upper and lower leg segments during wearing due to axial incrugation, as is often the case with common knee orthoses. In addition, it minimizes both the constraining forces and the strain on the soft tissue.

healthknee braceKnee orthosismedical technologymigrationorthopedic
13016/TUB
Sports Beverage

This invention comprises the production of a novel probiotic, protein-rich and fermented sports drink based on malt barley seasoning.

alcohol-freeBeveragebrewinglauteringmaltproteinregenerationsports
14020/TUB
Electrodynamic Transducer

This invention offers a generator that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy and is used, for example, in electronic door locking systems and energy conversion systems.

autarkic energy harvestingclaw pole generatorconverterelectrical machineelectricsGeneratorminiaturizationsalient pole machine
16057/TUB
Mussel-Based Bioadhesives

This bioadhesive can be used in medicine to treat bone fractures or in wound treatment.

Bio-adhesivebiocompatible glueDopamussel-proteintreating of bone fractureswound healing
17057/TUB
Freeform geometries by auxetic structures

The Invention enables the production of form giving structures by using auxetic materials for realization of otherwise hardly producable components.

Auxeticauxetic structuresconcreteformworklateral strainlightweightstrain
12006/TUB
Accelerated Lautering Process

This invention enables an improved purification process of malt and is used, for example, in the beverage industry (especially the beer industry) to reduce process time and improve the oxidative stability of beverages.

brewingLautering processmaltmalt compositionMEBAK guidelines
10004/TUB
Memory Cell for Data Storage – II

This memory cell serves as an optoelectronic device for data storage and can be used, among other things, for quantum cryptography and data transmission as used in the communications industry.

data transmissionphoton emitterquantum dotsVCSEL
10052/TUB
Temporal Trajectory Filter

This invention can be used, for example, in the video software industry or in online video portals and enables the reduction of bit rates, improved image quality and improved noise suppression.

bit rate reductionH.264/AVCinloop filternoise reductionpixel trajectoriestemporal informationvideo encoder
08057/TUB
New alcohol-free beverage

Scientists from TU Berlin develop an improved method for the production of a beverage having an ethanol content of under 0.5 vol%.

Alcohol-free beerBeveragelactic-acid bacteriamaltmaltose-negative yeastwort