Project ANKA, the Autonomous Sustainable Cabin

The LuFo 6.1 research project ANKA, short for the autonomous sustainable cabin, was launched in October 2020. On this project, ZAL GmbH is working closely with the interior noise department of Airbus. The goal is to develop new measurement and simulation methods for the quiet cabin.


ZAL Innovation Accelerator – Go Fast For Innovation

There are many ideas for new projects. But when is it worth investing time and money? The good must be put in the dish, the bad you may eat if you wish. Our specialists Dr. Matthias Bonk and Niels Hennemann, together with experts, sort the wheat from the chaff - using sound and proven methods


ZAL Digital Pre-Christmas Meet

On December 15, ZAL hosted the last digital get-together of the old year. The participants got together in the festively decorated digital ZAL Innovation Marketplace. Since they couldn´t meet up in person, they joined in virtually


Digital TechWalk – Research made at Hamburg’s ZAL!

On November 24, ZAL TechCenter hosted the virtual 'TechWalk'-event for the very first time. One by one the experts presented three projects that are currently being researched at ZAL. Meanwhile, the moderator moved through the building to the places of demonstration and interviewed them on their respective projects.


Collaborative artificial intelligence – AI Hackathon at ZAL

At the beginning of October, ZAL welcomed an interdisciplinary team from Premium Aerotec to a five-day hackathon in the AI Aviation Lab. The goal was to use artificial intelligence to navigate a robot and to get to know each other better as a group, both professionally and personally. The team of ZAL GmbH provided the optimal framework with professional expertise.


LuFo 2020: Matchmaking Workshop

Here we go again! LuFo VI-2 is about to start. On October first, ZAL and Hamburg Aviation conducted digital matchmaking to support this year's applicants in finding suitable consortia.


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