About our institute

The Institute for Structural Mechanics and Lightweight Design (SLA) of RWTH Aachen University teaches and conducts its research in the field of lightweight design for more than sixty years. In this period he institute developed its comprehensive expertise in the fields of design, sizing and qualification of space and aerospace structures.

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The Team

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Job offers

The Institute of Structural Mechanics and Lightweight Design is always seeking motivated and dedicated members of staff who want to shape not only the education of students at an elite university, but also cutting-edge research in an international environment.

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