February 25, 2019

New Materials for Lunar Mission Space Suits

The European Space Agency ESA launches the project "PEXTEX". DITF test novel textiles for use in space.


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November 20, 2018

Textile construction you can see and feel

New ForschungsKUBUS: Space for the development of smart lighting management, vertical greening and textile surfaces for architecture.

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November 8, 2018

Textiles made from flame retardant polyamide

DITF are developing a new textile class that combines high flame retardancy with improved physical properties.

October 17, 2018

IFAI 2018: Show Stopper Award for DITF

The Show Stopper Awards acknowledge the most popular products from the exhibitors. Reinhold Schneider received the prize for textile-based sensors.

September 26, 2018

Ensuring clothing provides optimal heat exchange

For the development of individually adapted clothing: DITF develop new measuring tool for heat balancing.

June 28, 2018

Sensory gloves lighten the load of everyday work in logistics

"SensHand" project funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research completed.


March 8, 2018

Research grant for high temperature resistant nonwovens

The Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy supports a consortium for the development of an energy optimized finest fiber technology.

December 1, 2017

Aachen-Dresden-Denkendorf International Textile Conference premieres in Stuttgart

600 participants from 28 countries at the ADD International Textile Conference.

August 16, 2017

Textile lightweight construction „3dTEX“

Research project 3dTEX: new approaches for foamed textile constructions.

July 3, 2017

Small Textile – Huge Effect

NEOS Surgery and DITF decorated with the EUREKA innovation award for novel implant for fracture in the disc.