See the proceedings (pdf) and book of abstracts (pdf) below of the last common Colloquia of Design Engineering. Since 2003 the KT-Colloquium is hosted every year by german insitutes with different focus on engineering design, mechanical engineering and strength calculation. It is a place for young scientists to present new approaches of engineering research to the engineering community of well-respected professors and industrial representatives.

The ISSN of the series is ISSN 2510-6627.

10.10.2018 – 11.10.2018 in Bayreuth

Digitalisation and product development - linked development environment

  • High performance computing and virtual safeguarding
  • Model-based engineering
  • Data exchange, transparency of information and cloudcomputing
  • Optimization, lightweight construction and smart engineering

ISBN 978-3-00-059609-4

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05.10.2017 – 06.10.2017 in Duisburg

Interdisciplinary in product development

  • Model based approaches in product development
  • Calcualtion and simulation in engineering
  • Virtuality in product development
  • Validation of product model data quality
  • Knowlegde based engineering processes

ISBN 978-3-940402-15-8
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06.10.2016 – 07.10.2016 in Rostock

Traditio et Innovatio - Development and Engineering

ISBN 978-3-8440-4732-5
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08.10.2015 – 09.10.2015 in Clausthal

Product development for quality management

ISBN 978-3-944722-30-6
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16.10.2014 – 17.10.2014 in Bayreuth

Methods in product development: strategies and tools in the product development process

ISBN 978-3-00-046544-4
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12.09.2013 – 13.09.2013 in Aachen

Locational advantage methodology

ISBN 978-3-8440-2182-0
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14.06.2012 – 15.06.2012 in Dresden


ISBN 987-3-942710-80-0 Download Proceedings (German fulltext)

06.10.2011 – 07.10.2011 in Rostock

Integrated produkt development for a global market

ISBN 978-3-8440-0381-9
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07.10.2010 – 08.10.2010 in Magdeburg

Challenges for product- and prozess innovations

ISBN 978-3-86912-040-9
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08.10.2009 – 09.10.2009 in Bayreuth

Networked product development: methods und tools

ISBN 978-3-00-028222-5
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09.10.2008 – 10.10.2008 in Aachen

Sustainable and efficient product development

ISBN 978-3-8322-7544-0
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20.09.2007 – 21.09.2007 in Dresden

Tools and methods for tomorrows competitiveness

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28.09.2006 – 29.09.2006 in Kühlungsborn

Experimental product development and new materials

ISBN 978-3-8322-5484-1
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16.06.2005 – 17.06.2005 in Magdeburg

The individual product

ISBN 978-3-8322-3971-5
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23.09.2004 – 24.09.2004 in Dresden

Live engineering design

ISBN 3-9808-8792-8
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18.09.2003 – 19.09.2003 in Kühlungsborn

Feel engineering design

ISBN 978-3-8322-2249-9
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