This project is funded
by the European Union
(Marie Curie Actions - IAPP)


inuTech GmbH

The inuTech GmbH is a German SME offering software and consulting services in a wide range of engineering areas. inuTech develops and markets the Diffpack product line ( for numerical modelling and simulation and has in-depth experience in the realm of FEM-technology and engineering consulting services. The inuTech team consists of innovative and highly quali ed employees, possessing many years of research and development experience in the area of mathematical and numerical modelling with partial differential equations (PDEs), optimisations and optimal control.


University of Nottingham
Department of Mathematical Sciences

The University of Nottingham in among the top 10 universities in the UK both in terms of research and teaching and consistently holds a top 80 position in world ranking tables (Newsweek, Times Higher Education).


Nottingham Trent University
School of Science & Technology

Nottingham Trent University (NTU) was named the top post-1992 UK University in 2008 by the Good University Guide. NTU's research strategy places an emphasis on research that is outward-looking and is characterised by its orientation to real-world in influence to make a self-sustaining contribution to society, culture and the public interest. The Research Assessment Exercise (RAE) 2008 highlighted NTU's outstanding research quality, with a signi cant proportion (15% in the assessment unit for MHiVec) classed as world-leading.


University of Southampton
Institute of Sound and Vibration Research

The Institute of Sound and Vibration Research (ISVR) at the University of Southampton, UK, was founded almost 50 years ago in response to problems of aircraft noise and vibration and has grown to over 140 researchers involved in a wide range of projects. In the most recent research assessment exercise the University of Southampton was ranked in the top three UK institutions for the range and quality of its research.


Advanced Engineering

CDH AG is an expanding German SME o ffering engineering consultancy services. As specialists in applied finite element analysis, CDH combines many years of structural analysis know-how with the latest in computer technology. CDH AG proprietary software is used in the vibration analysis departments of many leading international automotive manufacturers. CDH's Advanced Engineering Department is dedicated to creation and application of new analysis methods in industry.


Jaguar Land Rover Ltd
Body Noise, Vibration and Harshness

Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) is a business built around two world-famous British car brands that design, engineer and manufacture in the UK. JLR is owned by Tata Motors, India's largest automobile company, and is the UK's largest automotive employer. JLR is one of the UK's largest investors in R&D and is a member of the European Council for Automotive R&D (EUCAR), which represents the major European automobile manufacturers in their common research activities.