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RESEARCH & TRANSFER

 

Building bridges between science and business


 
 

Solutions for Companies

Companies from medium-size to large corporate business units benefit from interdisciplinary teams of experts at Jacobs University’s research departments: Choose the right customized option for a joint development, research cooperation or knowledge transfer.


 

INTERDISCIPLINARY EXCELLENCE FOR STATE-OF-THE-ART INNOVATION

Take advantage of interdisciplinary skills in a wide variety of fields of a small international campus university, where scientists of different disciplines and research areas work together in highly-innovative research centers.

Open up opportunities: Jacobs University cooperate with more than 1.000 partners in science and business worldwide to offer companies with limited resources and capacities access to world class research and technology transfer.

Discover how interaction between disciplines will add value to your research and innovation project: Fast-track your results to get products and services to market without delay. Save coasts on your technology roadmap to develop marketable innovations by outsourcing parts of your R+D projects towards leading experts in their field. Join a global network!

SPECTRUM OF DISCIPLINES

Learning, researching and teaching across academic disciplines and countries. Strengthening people and markets with innovative solutions and advanced training programs. This is what Jacobs University Bremen stands for.

Offering a broad spectrum of research programs ranging from the natural sciences, mathematics and engineering to the social sciences and economics.

Established as a private, English-medium campus university in 2001, it is continuously achieving top results in national and international rankings.

THREE FOCUS AREAS SHAPE RESEARCH AND TEACHING

  • MATHEMATICS & LOGISTICS
     

    COMPUTER SCIENCE & ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

    ROBOTICS & INTELLIGENT SYSTEMS

  • LIFE SCIENCE & CHEMISTRY
     

    PHYSICS & EARTH & ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES

    CHEMICAL BIOLOGIE & SCREENINGS

  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
     

    SOCIAL SCIENCES & HUMANITIES
     

    PSYCHOLOGY & METHODS
     

IMPACT STORIES

SMS GROUP

USE CASE AI – DRIVING AHEAD DIGITALIZATION WITH X-Pact® MES 4.0

As part of its digitalization offensive, SMS group, world market leader in plant and mechanical engineering for the metals industry, has kicked off a research and development project on intelligent production planning, in cooperation with Jacobs University.

The project covers aspects such as dynamic reacting to specific production situations. A further objective is the development of planning modules based on artificial intelligence at X-Pact® MES 4.0, the MES System of the SMS group. This production planning system uses “Performance Enrichment Analysis”, an artificial intelligence component for early detection of abnormalities in the production.

It supports companies of different sectors to aim for an intelligent, autonomous production through machine learning, artificial intelligence and big data analytics – a highly innovative artificial intelligence method developed by SMS group in cooperation with Jacobs University.
 

YOUR OPTIONS FOR JOINT RESEARCH & TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER

Choose your best fitting customized solution to meet individual challenges of your business, service or production and take the next step towards pioneering innovations:

  • Cooperate on the development of a new product, new processes or technologies with Jacobs University’s R+D joint development projects.
     
  • Create business innovations and bring technologies of latest science findings and research on market with the launch of new products and services – by licensing innovations developed already on campus.
     
  • Include your company into international programs as joint interdisciplinary initiatives supported by EU or BMBF (Bundesministerium für Bildung und Forschung).

Jacobs University’s research projects are funded by the German Research Foundation and the European Research Council – as well as by globally leading companies, aiming for organic growth through product innovations.

WHY TO CHOOSE US?

Get your best solution for research and development, customized from the project definition on: All execution steps are based on your individual requirements, objectives and aims, taking in consideration your budget and following your timeline.
Reduce costs by outsourcing parts of R+D, due to infrastructure savings (compared to internal development). Get access to latest results in research and state of the art innovation. Benefit from resources and expertise in a wide array of relevant fields, promoting an interdisciplinary concept across academic disciplines and countries.
Follow your projects with a personal customer contact during the entire project-life-cycle. The team of Jacobs University Business Solutions is glad to support your project for consulting, training, and further development.
Invest in the future of your business, as investments in innovation, creativity and new developments in technology will pay especially in economically challenging times. Meanwhile get in touch with first class graduates of Jacobs University preparing a valuable network to recruit young talents.
Jacobs University is continuously archiving top results in national and international university rankings. Research and innovation projects are funded by the German Research Foundation and the European Research Council – as well as by globally leading companies.

CONTACT US

 

Reach the Jacobs University Business Solutions team by
phone: +49 421 - 200 44 10,
email: business [at] jacobs-university.de,

or simply use the contact form.

 
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