Research Categories

Entrepreneurship and Innovation

NameResearch Interests
Asst Prof Alessandro RomagnoliAlessandro's research interests are: - Waste heat recovery (Thermo-electric generation, Boosting technology and turbocharging, Organic ranking cycles) - Battery thermal management - Thermal energy storage - Propulsion for UAVs
Assoc Prof Appa Iyer SivakumarAdvanced Manufacturing Systems Engineering; Design, Planning, & Scheduling of Manufacturing systems; Supply Chain and Logistics Analysis; Operations Research; Planning & design of Supply Chain; Multi-Objective Optimization, Discrete Event Simulation, Scheduling, Logistics, and Research Methodology
Asst Prof Chiu Shih-ChiCorporate restructuring strategy Corporate social responsibility Executive succession & human capital Corporate governance IPO strategy
Asst Prof Chou Meng-HsuanRegionalism and regional integration (European Union, ASEAN) Institutional and organisational theory Migration and asylum policy Research and higher education policy (knowledge policies)
Dr Clive ChooSmall Business Management; SME strategies; Entrepreneurship.
Assoc Prof David Lee ButlerProf Butler's area of expertise are surface metrology, machining processes and novel removal processes. His current research focuses on electrokinetic removal, the application of diatoms for nanotechnology and ultraprecision grinding.
Asst Prof David Matius GomulyaOpportunity creation through entrepreneurship and innovation, and opportunity sustainability through sound corporate governance and due considerations for societal and environmental impacts.
Mr David Yew Kai SinAsia-Pacific, communication, negotiation, information technology, information-communications, telecommunications, manufacturing, government, finance, strategy, consulting, strategic advice, research, business intelligence, competitor intelligence, customer intelligence, market opportunity analysis, market profiling, market sizing, forecasting, modelling, business expansion, market entry, partner evaluation and selection, partnering
Prof Fritz FrenklerEntrepreneurship User Experience Universal Design Design Research Interdisciplinary Development Processes Co-Design Building Automation Electric Mobility 2007 Intuitive operation units as interface between man and building, research partners: Institute of Industrial Engineering, Prof. Ekkehard Frieling, Universität Kassel; Chair of Clima Design, Prof. Gerhard Hausladen, TUM; Siemens Building Technologies GmbH & Co. oHG 2008 Universal Design in global demographic change, research partners: universal design e.V, Robert Bosch Stiftung 2008 Future Office, research partner: Mauser Einrichtungssystemen GmbH & Co. KG 2008 Electroactive Polymeres, applications for electroactive polymeres, project with students, research partner: Bayer MaterialScience 2009 Roadster - in 365 days to a prototype car, project with students, project partner: Roding Automobile GmbH 2009 Visions for Aircraft Cabins / Innovative Aircraft Seating, project partners: Bauhaus Luftfahrt e.V., Lufthansa AG, Swiss International, Recaro Aircraft Seating, müller/romca 2009 Edison Reloaded, Lights, project partner: Zweibrüder Optoelectronics GmbH 2009 automobile interior concepts 2022, project with students, project partner: BMW Group 2010 - 16 TUMCREATE – Phase 1, Interdisciplinary Development of Vehicle Concepts, project partner: Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore, www.eva-taxi.sg, funded by Singapore’s National Research Foundation 2010 vorradler, electric bicycle, project with students, project partner: Electrolyte GmbH 2011 car@TUM, research project User-Experience, research partner: BMW Group 2011 MUTE - TUM Electric Mobility, electric car, research partners: 22 Chairs at TUM, www.mute-automobile.de 2011 - 14 EXIST IV – Phase 1, TUM, The Entrepreneurial University, 40 supported Start-Ups 2012 Creative Dialogue of Generations, generation-friendly products, project partners: universal design GmbH, sponsored by the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Infrastructure, Transport and Technology 2012 Home Heroes, project partners: Institute of Product Development (TUM) and Robert Bosch Hausgeräte GmbH 2012 Conference Design & Science, sponsored by the Bavarian Ministry of Economic Affairs, Infrastructure, Transport and Technology 2012 - 15 Visio.M, electric car, www.visiom-automobile.de, funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) 2013 ON/OFF Board, project partners: Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München (LMU), BMW Group 2014 Phase 0, interdisciplinary discourses in phase 0, research partner: BMW Group 2014 - 15 interdisciplinary research project for inventory rebuilding: " The room - The bathroom " Universal Design to 4 square meters, research partners: Feddersen Architekten, IF UNIVERSAL DESIGN & SERVICE GmbH, Villeroy & Boch, Kermi, Jung, Küffner, Pressalit Care, Hansa, The Care Takers 2014 - 16 AHC Automated Heating Control, project partners: ETH Zürich, ZAHW, GreenTEG Ag, IMI Hydronic Engineering Deutschland GmbH, funded by Climate-KIC 2014 - 16 EXIST IV – Phase 2, TUM, The Entrepreneurial University, 20 supported Start-Ups 2015 - 18 aCar mobility, www.acar.tum.de, funded by the Bavarian Research Foundation 2016 - 19 Bavarian cooperation on transport efficiency - Truck 2030, funded by the Bavarian Research Foundation 2015 - 17 Biofakte, the language of biofacts: semantics and materiality highly technologically sophisticated plants, funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) 2015 - 17 Zukunft Bau, modular system for industrialized social housing construction, funded by the Federal Institute for Research on Building, Urban Affairs and Spatial Development (BBSR) 2016 Quo Vadis Design, German Design and Dieter Rams, Symposium at Kyoto University of Art and Design, Japan 2016 - 21 TUMCREATE – Phase 2, Design for Autonomous Mobility, project partner: Nanyang Technological University (NTU) in Singapore, www.tum-create.edu.sg, funded by Singapore’s National Research Foundation
Prof Gemma Anne CalvertConsumer neuroscience Implicit processing How brands work in the brain