Research and validation of mobile systems under practical operating conditions.

The real laboratory is used to research and test autonomous work machines and support systems for machine operators.

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Test track
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© Fraunhofer IOSB, indigo

Our facility also offers external customers the opportunity to benefit from our research and development services. We develop and validate new processes on behalf of customers and offer customized development projects. We can also carry out the validation of existing autonomous work machines on behalf of customers. Our expert team is at your disposal to jointly develop innovative solutions for your challenges. 


The following equipment is available in the real-world laboratory to successfully address your issues: 

  • 6000 m² secured area with different substrates 
  • 90 m² vehicle hall for integration work on vehicles 
  • Power and data connection 
  • 5G-SA campus network and WLAN connectivity 
  • Installation options for servers for testing edge-based processes
  • Reference measurement technology for position determination, 3D recording of the environment and for driving dynamics investigations 

Our tailor-made services are designed to turn your innovative ideas into reality and help you maximize the performance of your systems. Contact us to find out more about our services and how they can add value to your project. 


Department of Embedded Intelligent Systems (EIS)

Would you like to know more about our range of expertise and services in the field of Embedded Intelligent Systems? Then visit the page of the EIS department.


Interested in a cooperation?

Are you interested in cooperating with our department or would you like to find out more about our services and their added value for your project?  Then get in touch with us!