The Volkswagen Group is one of the world’s leading automobile manufacturers and the largest carmaker in Europe.

It is the goal of the Group to offer attractive, safe and environmentally sound vehicles, which are competitive on an increasingly tough market.

Volkswagen’s Group Research is working on every field of automotive application and is responsible for identifying, evaluating and transferring innovative technologies to advanced engineering or series development departments of all brands of the Volkswagen Group.

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Supervisors @ VW

Dr.rer.nat. Carsten Othmer


Vasileios Tsiolakis
Luca Borchini