|Medical Materials and Technologies
||Materials, tribology (friction, wear, lubrication), medical technology, sensors and actuators, surfaces.
||Blood purification systems, tissue engineering, cell therapies, cell biology/physiology
|Agricultural and Environmental Technology
||Bio-analysis, environmental technology, plant cultivation, use of renewable commodities, pharmacy.
||Agricultural and food technology: bio-energy, bio-mass, energy systems, agricultural and food technologies, water management, ecological building (focus on energy-efficient building and
||Energy efficiency in production
||Food quality and food safety, organic and regional products, resource efficiency
|Construction, Energy and Environment
||Renovation of historic buildings to low-energy standard, multi-floor new buildings in passive energy quality, living comfort and healthy interior climate, energy efficiency