The activities of the Innovation and Technology Department of IK4-AZTERLAN are intended for both companies and institutions. The identification of the need for competitive improvement, the creation of multidisciplinary teams with the participation of industry technicians and the closeness to technological development are the central points guiding the work programmes.
We are basically working along two research lines at present:
The current research line is based on the knowledge and experience acquired regarding metallic materials, providing responses to new challenges such as:
Technologies handled by multidisciplinary areas of responsibility are employed in the forming of metallic materials. The current research line brings together the following scopes of knowledge:
Forming research area