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Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratory for tribology and interface nanotechnology

Wear. Lubrication. Friction. Maintenance. Technical diagnostics. Surface engineering. …
Materials. Friction. Wear. Lubrication. …

Wear. Lubrication. Friction. Maintenance. Technical diagnostics. Surface engineering.

Materials. Friction. Wear. Lubrication.

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Areas of application:

Automotive industry. Electrical industry. Lubricants and fuels. Machining processes. Surface technologies and materials technologies.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Centre for Engineering Design LECAD

Construction. Computer-aided design. Technical information systems. 3D modelling. Medical diagnostics.…
Constructed. Modeling. …

Construction. Computer-aided design. Technical information systems. 3D modelling. Medical diagnostics. Imaging techniques. Finite element method. Computer graphics. NC programming. Current analysis.

Constructed. Modeling.

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Areas of application:

Automotive industry. Mechanical engineering. Machine industry.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratory for Engineering Design – LECAD

Construction. Computer-aided design. Technical information systems. 3D modelling. Medical diagnostics.…
Constructed. Modeling. …

Construction. Computer-aided design. Technical information systems. 3D modelling. Medical diagnostics. Imaging techniques. Finite element method. Computer graphics. NC programming. Current analysis.

Constructed. Modeling.

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Areas of application:

Automotive industry. Mechanical engineering. Machine industry.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratory of Quality Assurance

Quality planning and management. Quality assurance of processes / products…
Quality. …

Quality planning and management. Quality assurance of processes / products and services. Technology management and innovation. 3D digitisation and reverse engineering. Measurements of accuracy of machine tools and devices.

Quality.

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Areas of application:

Automotive industry. Home appliances industry. Metal processing industry. Foundry industry. Mechanical engineering. Machine industry.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratorij za odrezavanje LABOD

Technology and product design. Machinability by cutting steel, alloys, wood,…
Machining processes. …

Technology and product design. Machinability by cutting steel, alloys, wood, plastics. High-speed milling of hard engravings for toolmaking. Optimisation of technological processing parameters. Machine tools. Sensors of the cutting process.

Machining processes.

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Areas of application:

Automotive industry. Home appliances industry. Household appliance industry. Metal processing industry. Foundry industry. Machining processes. Environmentally sensitive areas and products. Tool industry. Production of high-tech products. Mechanical engineering. Machine industry. Hardware.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratory for Sustainable Technologies in Buildings LOTZ (in Slovene)

Heat and mass transfer in buildings and building installations. Energy…
Technical sciences. Renewable resources and technologies. …

Heat and mass transfer in buildings and building installations. Energy efficiency. Cooling. Heating.

Technical sciences. Renewable resources and technologies.

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Areas of application:

Heating industry. Refrigeration. Ventilation and air conditioning systems. Sanitary ware. Machine industry.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratory for Refrigeration and District Energy

Cooling. Heating. Heat and mass transfer. Sorption. District energy. Heat…
Cooling, ventilation and heating technologies. …

Cooling. Heating. Heat and mass transfer. Sorption. District energy. Heat exchangers. Heat pumps.

Cooling, ventilation and heating technologies.

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Areas of application:

Energy. Construction. Household appliance industry. Heating industry. Refrigeration. Ventilation and air conditioning systems. Industrial and energy equipment. Heat and mass transfer. Process industry. Thermal and process technology.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratory for Heating, Sanitary, Solar and Air Conditioning Engineering LOSK (in Slovene)

Heat and mass transfer in buildings and building installations. Internal…
Cooling, ventilation and heating technologies. …

Heat and mass transfer in buildings and building installations. Internal environment. Ventilation. Air conditioning. Energy efficiency. Environmental protection (air). Sanitary engineering. Alternative systems. Modelling.

Cooling, ventilation and heating technologies.

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Areas of application:

Heating industry. Refrigeration. Ventilation and air conditioning systems. Sanitary ware. Machine industry.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratory for Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics

Two-phase current. Phase changes. Intelligent systems. Thermoeconomics. …
Fluid dynamics. Thermodynamics. …

Two-phase current. Phase changes. Intelligent systems. Thermoeconomics.

Fluid dynamics. Thermodynamics.

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Areas of application:

Automotive industry. Pharmaceutical industry. Energy. Rubber industry. Home appliances industry. Household appliance industry. Heating industry. Refrigeration. Ventilation and air conditioning systems. Industrial and energy equipment. Foundry industry. Nuclear industry. Heat and mass transfer. Process industry. Thermal and process technology. Hardware.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratory for Fluid Power and Controls LFT

Fluid technique. Oil and water hydraulics. Numerical simulations. Hydraulic components…
Fluidics. Simulations. Hydraulics. …

Fluid technique. Oil and water hydraulics. Numerical simulations. Hydraulic components and systems. Steering. Development of components and systems. Sustainability tests. Diagnostics in hydraulics.

Fluidics. Simulations. Hydraulics.

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Areas of application:

Automotive industry. Forestry. Agriculture. Environmentally sensitive areas and products. Manufacture of hydraulic components and systems. Production of machines and devices driven by drive-control hydraulics. Sanitary industry. Hardware.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratory for Internal Combustion Engines and Electromobility

Internal combustion engines. Alternative fuels. Emission of pollutants. Hybrid vehicle…
Drive systems. Energy storage. …

Internal combustion engines. Alternative fuels. Emission of pollutants. Hybrid vehicle propulsion systems. Electric vehicles. Fuel cells. Batteries. Cogeneration of heat and electricity. Numerical modeling of systems and components.

Drive systems. Energy storage.

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Areas of application:

Automotive industry. Energy. Machine industry. Electrical industry. Industrial and energy equipment.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratory for Thermal Power Engineering (in Slovene)

Energy systems. Heat generators. Combustion. Hydrogen technologies. Active energy networks.…
Thermoenergetics. …

Energy systems. Heat generators. Combustion. Hydrogen technologies. Active energy networks.

Thermoenergetics.

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Areas of application:

Energy. Industrial and energy equipment.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratory for Structure Evaluation LAVEK (in Slovene)

Development. Evaluation. Reliability. Sustainability. Supportability. Availability. Assurance. Endurance. Forecasting. …
Evaluation of structures. …

Development. Evaluation. Reliability. Sustainability. Supportability. Availability. Assurance. Endurance. Forecasting.

Evaluation of structures.

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Areas of application:

Automotive industry. Machine industry. Electrical industry.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Center for Development Evaluation

Operating strength. Development evaluations. …
Machine elements. …

Operating strength. Development evaluations.

Machine elements.

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Areas of application:

Automotive industry. Machine industry. Electrical industry.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Chair of Machine elements and R&D evaluation

Operating strength. Development evaluations. …
Machine elements. …

Operating strength. Development evaluations.

Machine elements.

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Areas of application:

Automotive industry. Machine industry. Electrical industry.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratory of synergetics

Additive technologies and 3D printing of metallic materials. Laser direct…
Synergetics. Technologically oriented physics. Modeling of technical processes. Neural networks.…

Additive technologies and 3D printing of metallic materials. Laser direct deposition of metal dust. Direct laser deposition of metal wire. Nozzle optimisation for adding metal powder. Nonlinear time series analysis and process characterisation. Forecasting time series. Multi-sensor characterisation and optimisation of production processes. Using self-organisation to optimise production processes.

Synergetics. Technologically oriented physics. Modeling of technical processes. Neural networks. Chaotic dynamics.

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Areas of application:

Household appliance industry. Food industry. Machine industry. Energy.

Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering
Chair of Textile and Clothing Engineering

Design of textile and clothing collections, workwear, clothing and textiles…
Textile design. Clothing design. Product design. …

Design of textile and clothing collections, workwear, clothing and textiles for special needs, household items, protocol gifts and souvenirs, shop windows and textile interiors, organisation of textile workshops, fashion exhibitions, installations and other presentations in the field of textiles and fashion, research of phenomena in contemporary fashion and contemporary textile design, research in the field of textile art and contemporary art fashion practices, styling, trends, current trends, new materials, sustainable principles.

Textile design. Clothing design. Product design.

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Areas of application:

Textile industry. Fashion industry. Culture.

Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering
Institute of Textile, Graphic Technology and Design (in Slovene)

History of visual communications. Planning and design of visual communications.…
Design of visual communications. Photography. Typography. …

History of visual communications. Planning and design of visual communications. Media visualisations. Typography theory. Font design. Creative typography. Commercial photography. Illustration. Art photography. Packaging design. Integration of design and technology.

Design of visual communications. Photography. Typography.

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Areas of application:

Graphic industry. Design. Culture. Art.

Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering
Chair of Information and Graphic Arts Technology

History of visual communications. Planning and design of visual communications.…
Design of visual communications. Photography. Typography. …

History of visual communications. Planning and design of visual communications. Media visualisations. Typography theory. Font design. Creative typography. Commercial photography. Illustration. Art photography. Packaging design. Integration of design and technology.

Design of visual communications. Photography. Typography.

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Areas of application:

Graphic industry. Design. Culture. Art.

Faculty of Mechanical Engineering
Laboratory for water and turbine machines

Fluid mechanics. Turbine machines. Computer aided visualisation. …
Water and turbine machines. …

Fluid mechanics. Turbine machines. Computer aided visualisation.

Water and turbine machines.

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Areas of application:

Energy. Machine industry. Process industry. Industrial and energy equipment.

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