Project Partner

Technische Universität Darmstadt

Technische Universität Darmstadt (TUDA), founded in 1877, is one of Germany’s leading technical universities. Members of TUDA devote their talents and best efforts to the significant future research fields energy, mobility, communications and information technologies, housing and living conditions.

The Measurement and Sensor Technology Group, headed by Prof. Mario Kupnik, has extensive expertise in the field of acoustic and ultrasonic sensors, including their fabrication and modelling techniques. Currently the group consists of 17 full time PhD students (research associates).

Role in the project

Performing research in the field of ultrasonic sensors such as modelling, fabrication, characterization and their applications.

Key contribution to the project

  • Multiphysics (e.g. Package-Transducer Interaction)
  • Piezoelectric and Ferroelectric Transducers
  • Novel Applications of e.g. MEMS-based Microphones


Prof. Mario Kupnik [website] [scholar]

Stephan Schaumann [website]

Sonja Wismath [website]

Sven Suppelt [website]


Technische Universität Darmstadt
Karolinenplatz 5
64289 Darmstadt