Scientific Research

Research project in the department Information Logistics and Assistance Systems

In the sense of technological change, new research opportunities are constantly emerging. The »Department of Information Logistics and Assistance Systems« has specialized in the field of logistic assistance systems (LAS) and develops innovative possibilities to master the complexity of information logistics.

In the following you will find information about the current research projects.

Silicon Economy

The Silicon Economy is synonymous with an upcoming digital infrastructure or ecosystem based on the automated negotiation, disposition and control of commodity flows.


This project is concerned with automated contracting between machines.

Rhenus Enterprise Lab

In the joint Enterprise Lab, the focus of the collaboration is on smart container management.