Forming Technology Laboratory

AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH

Braunau am Inn - Ranshofen | Website

Core facility (CF)

Short Description

The Forming Technology Laboratory provides state-of-the-art infrastructure for experimental development, alloy optimization, as well as preproduction scanning of the forming processes of extrusion, deep drawing, rolling and forging.

Contact Person

Dr. mont. Carina Schlögl

Research Services

• Support with forming processes in a technological and scientific capacity
• Addressing forming issues
• Manufacturing of demonstrators and testing of industry-grade forming products
• Feasibility studies to improve formability, particularly of high-strength aluminum and magnesium alloys

Methods & Expertise for Research Infrastructure

• Optimizing of aluminum and magnesium alloys along the process chain
• Development of new aluminum and magnesium alloys
• Extrusion and forging of aluminum and magnesium alloys
• Sheet metal forming of aluminum and magnesium alloys
• Microstructure simulation


Dr. mont. Carina Schlögl
Center for Low-Emission Transport
+43 50550 6941
The use is to be agreed in each case.