September 26, 2022

Artificial intelligence helps to think about later recycling already during the development of products. The DITF and their partners are developing the appropriate tool in the CYCLOMETRIC project.

August 3, 2022

The most important aspects of digital textile printing: Online and on site in Denkendorf, the two educational partners are offering comprehensive training for the second time.

July 26, 2022

Flowering lavender fields could soon be seen on the Swabian Alb. When essential oil is produced from the plant, large quantities of residual materials are produced. The DITF are researching how to use them to produce fibers for textiles.

July 18, 2022

Using digital technology to produce garments in small batches or tailor them to the body thanks to modern body measurement: Returns? Obsolete.

1. Juni 2022

Professor Michael Doser was an important communicator and driving force at DITF for 32 years. He was particularly committed to the development and expansion of the biomedical engineering research area.


May 5, 2022

Detect defects already during the production process and prevent rejects: The DITF are developing a global "Industry 4.0 approach" for process management that already begins with yarn production and extends along all process chains.

April 7, 2022

Researchers at DITF are showing ways to replace the harmful formaldehyde with technically equivalent substances that are harmless to health.


March 30, 2022

How were materials used and processed? Why was flax so popular? The Service Center Testing Technologies set out on a fascinating journey through time.

March 14, 2022

Not only leg fractures and ligament strains are currently in season. Serious cuts are also a danger in skiing accidents. Cut-resistant ski undergarment protects against these. The DITF carry out material tests for the FIS.

February 22, 2022

Let's celebrate the textile future: One year late due to the Corona pandemic, the DITF celebrated 100 years of successful research and welcomed guests to the Haus der Wirtschaft in Stuttgart.


4. Februar 2022

For the second time, the nova Institute for Ecology and Innovation honored outstanding scientific research. The DITF received the first prize with the topic "Carbon fibers from wood".


January 11, 2022

The DITF have signed an agreement with Saint-Gobain Ceramics (France) on cooperation and joint development.