Universities and Institutes

Here, you will find information about the partner universities and their institutes involved in DROPIT, as well as our funding organisation, the DFG.

The University of Stuttgart is one of the leading technical universities in Germany. It is located in an area of great industrial development.


The University of Bergamo (Unibg) is located in the northern part of Italy in the region Lombardia, one of the most prosperous economic areas of Italy. Great part of the technological research is carried out in the Department of Engineering and Applied Sciences. Here, many scientific areas are covered, from industrial to civil engineering, chemistry and physics.


The University of Trento is a young Italian university situated in the alpine region of Trentino. It is one of the top-ranked Italian medium-sized universities and it dues its success also because of its internationalization and the quality of its research.



This image shows Bernhard Weigand

Bernhard Weigand

Prof. Dr.-Ing.

Spokesman for DROPIT, University of Stuttgart

This image shows Gianpietro Elvio Cossali

Gianpietro Elvio Cossali

Prof. Dr.

Spokesman for University of Bergamo

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