Technology portfolio

Aerogel – an airy, light and versatile supermaterial
The spherical shape and fibre-like structure belong to a new type of biopolymer aerogel developed by DLR scientists in a laboratory experiment.

With its interdisciplinary perspective and wide-ranging expertise in the fields of aeronautics, space, energy, transport, digitalisation and security, the German Aerospace Center (DLR) has an extensive service portfolio comprising technologies and expertise in hydrogen, quantum computing, climate neutrality, automation, future mobility and much more.

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