We conduct research to create successful products.

Hohenstein conducts research as part of publicly funded projects and has a unique expertise in the development of practical solutions for the industry. Small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) in particular benefit from the practical findings that our scientists develop through their interdisciplinary research.

The close collaboration between textile engineers and natural scientists gives us the capability not only to deepen our knowledge but also to promote innovative products and methods that meet the requirements of a wide variety of sectors. Our research activities help to develop completely new applications for textile products – and to open up new markets and opportunities for them in the future.

Public research

On an application-oriented basis, Hohenstein works within publicly funded projects on scientific findings for the textile industry and associated economic sectors.

Partner networks

Hohenstein is a member of various innovation networks and actively contributes to shaping the research landscape.

Scientific advisory board

The involvement in our executive and scientific advisory boards of key figures from textile-related sectors supports the work of the Hohenstein scientists in terms of its application-based dimension.