With pyrolysis oil from mixed waste, the partners want to enable the recycling of engineering plastics in automotive engineering. (Photo: Markus Breig, KIT)
KIT and Audi Work on Recycling Method for Automotive Plastics

Closed cycle for plastics from the automotive industry: Waste from engineering plastics is processed into pyrolysis oil that can be used for new components.

Streetcar in the city of KarlsruhePaul Gärtner, KVV
Rolling Lab: KIT and AVG Examine Infrastructure

Measuring streetcar scrutinizes the rails in the subway tunnel. Project provides insights into wear and operational optimization.

Full fire after 70 seconds: The Karlsruhe real fire tests revealed striking safety deficiencies in emergency accommodation. (Picture: FFB, KIT)
Fire Prevention: Emergency Acommodation Insufficiently Protected

KIT Test series identifies foam mattresses as a possible source of extreme fire behavior

Even everyday activities such as climbing stairs can have a positive effect on mental well-being. (Photo: Markus Breig, KIT)
Everyday Activities also Increase Well-being

Neurobiological mechanisms analyzed: New findings about the correlation of physical activity and well-being in everyday life.

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FAQ on the Corona Virus

Updated questions and answers relating to the Corona virus: Corona Case at KIT - What to do? / Meetings and Gatherings (As of November 20, 2020)

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Corona Pandemic: Research at KIT

KIT supports efforts to manage the Corona crisis by research and material contributions and scientific and technical services.

Cover page lookKIT 2020/03

lookKIT magazine presents sustainable technologies and methods for social and economic change.



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