Product Design Project

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PDP – Product Design Project

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The Product Design Project (PDP) in WS 2017/18 is organized by the institute pmd.


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The Product Design Project (PDP) is an independent course which belongs to the specialized field of the lectures “Machine Elements” and “Mechatronics”. Within the scope of this project work, a complex task is worked on in teams of four students comprehensively.

The task offers the opportunity to try out the concepts for design, simulation and analysis of technical systems which are taught in MM I and MM II. Thus, the complexity of such tasks should be understood and their fascination imparted.


Information, lecture notes and supplementary materials are available on the e-learning platform Moodle (Moodle_TU_Darmstadt) of the course “Product Design Project”.

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