In technical devices, machines and systems increasingly computer technology is involved. Where once lever brakes were released, today inside the units hidden processors trigger the desired function. More and more new models with ever more sophisticated technology hit the market. But the new devices do not work as reliably as they should.
Thus, the complicated software does not work properly, researchers from Magdeburg and Kaiserslautern are now working together on plans to help manufacturers to perfect their products. Especially for developments in the automotive, medical, energy and material flow technology there is an enormous need for research.