The main research activities of the institute focus on gas turbine and rocket propulsion technologies, including turbo maschinery of stationary applications, too. In so doing the Institute for Flight Propulsion benefits from its comprehensive experimental and numeric infrastructure. To advance these topics the Institute for Flight Propulsion cooperates with many industrial partners. Selected research topics are:
Important results are regularly published and discussed in presentations, workshops and seminars. The list of the latest publications can be found in Publications.