Sponsors

Our research and consulting co-operation with industry has produced many successful projects. We continue to add partners and look forward to new opportunities. We would like to thank all of our partners for their generous and support of our research:

  • Actia, Toulouse, France
  • Adam Opel AG, Rüsselsheim, Germany
  • Airbus Deutschland GmbH, Hamburg, Germany
  • AM General, South Bend, Indiana, USA
  • Bobcat, West Fargo, North Dakota, USA
  • Borg Warner Inc., Auburn Hills, Minnesota, USA
  • Bosch-Rexroth AG, Elchingen, Germany
  • Bosch-Rexroth Corporation, Sturtevant, Wisconsin, USA
  • B+V (Blohm+Voss) Industrietechnik, Hamburg, Germany
  • Casappa, Parma, Italy
  • Case New Holland, Burr Ridge, Illinois, USA
  • Caterpillar Inc., Peoria, Illinois, USA
  • Centro Ricerche Fiat, Orbassano, Italy
  • Claas Industrietechnik GmbH, Paderborn, Germany
  • Cummins Inc., Columbus, Indiana, USA
  • Dae Jin - TECPOS, South Korea
  • Doosan Infracore, Seoul, South Korea
  • Deltrol Fluid Power, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
  • Durst, Clinton, Wisconsin, USA
  • Eaton Corporation, Eden Prarie, Minnesota, USA
  • Evonik Industries, Essen, Germany
  • Fairfield Manufacturing, Lafayette, Indiana, USA
  • Ford Motor Company, Detroit, Michigan, USA
  • Gates Corporation, Denver, Colorado, USA
  • Hägglunds Drives Inc., Columbus, Ohio, USA
  • Harsco Rail, West Columbia, South Carolina, USA
  • Hense Systems, Bochum, Germany
  • Hitachi Construction Machinery Co. Ltd., Tokyo, Japan
  • Honda R&D Americas Inc., Raymond, Ohio, USA
  • Honeywell Aerospace, South Bend, Indiana, USA
  • HYDAC International GmbH, Sulzbach/Saar, Germany
  • Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., Ulsan, South Korea
  • INNAS, Breda, Netherlands
  • John Deere Product Engineering Center, Waterloo, USA
  • Jungheinrich AG, Norderstedt, Germany
  • K. & H. Eppensteiner GmbH & Co. KG, Ketsch, Germany
  • Komatsu Ltd., Tokyo, Japan
  • Liebherr, USA
  • Linde AG, Aschaffenburg, Germany
  • Linde Hydraulics Corp, Canfield, Ohio, USA
  • LMS, North America
  • Mecalac, Annecy-le-Vieux, France
  • MGI Coutier, Champfromier, France
  • Moog GmbH, Böblingen, Germany
  • Moog Inc., East Aurora, New York, USA
  • National Fluid Power Association (NFPA)
  • Oilgear Towler GmbH, Hattersheim, Germany
  • Orenstein & Koppel AG O&K, Berlin, Germany
  • Parker Hannifin GmbH, Kaarst, Germany
  • Parker Hannifin Corp., Cleveland, Ohio, USA
  • Quality Control Corporation, Chicago, Illinois, USA
  • ROSS Controls, Troy, Michigan, USA
  • Sauer-Danfoss, Neumünster, Germany
  • Sauer-Danfoss, Aimes, Iowa, USA
  • Sun Hydraulics, Sarasota, Florida, USA
  • Thomas Magnete GmbH, Germany
  • Triumph Group Inc., Berwyn, Pennsylvania, USA
  • TRW Automotive, Lafayette, Indiana, USA
  • Walvoil, Italy
  • WIKA Instruments Corporation, Lawrenceville, Georgia, USA
  • ZF Luftfahrttechnik, Kassel, Germany

2005 (Annual Research Grants: $771,284)

Research grants from industry totaling: $771,284

2006 (Annual Research Grants: $3,735,550)

  • Engineering Research Center for compact and efficient fluid power. Five years (2006-2011).
    National Science Foundataion (NSF), Total amount $21,850,000, Maha responsible for $2,997,231.

Research grants from industry totaling: $738,319

2007 (Annual Research Grants: $1,411,708)

  • Engineering Research Center for compact and efficient fluid power.
    NSF + industry, 2nd year funding $763,815 (included in 2006 value)

Research grants from industry totaling: $637,893

2008 (Annual Research Grants: $892,296)

Research grants from industry totaling: $105,000

2009 (Annual Research Grants: $1,335,775)

Research grants from industry totaling: $425,623

2010 (Annual Research Grants: $1,255,938)

Research grants from industry totaling: $260,294

2011 (Annual Research Grants: $2,650,864)

Research grants from industry totaling: $1,836,408

2012 (Annual Research Grants: $2,007,826)

Research grants from industry totaling: $1,055,791

2013 (Annual Research Grants: $2,179,208)

Research grants from industry totaling: $464,880

2014 (Annual Research Grants: $1,877,153)

Research grants from industry totaling: $1,007,445