Tilo Wüsthoff Industrial Design


Tilo Wüsthoff provides his 10+ yrs experience in Industrial Design to hardware startups and entrepreneurs.

DLR key technologies
Industrial Design
date of foundation
Tilo Wüsthoff


Tilo has been designing robotics and mechatronics systems for many years at the German Aerospace Center. Now he is accompanying startups and enterpreneurs in the field of robotics, mechatronics and space systems on their successful way to a company. Working on technology with small teams in early phases is his passion. Startups move fast and have to show progress and results in short cycles. Tilo oversees development processes in startup projects. He knows the craft of prototyping, testing, and manufacturing, detailing colors, materials and finish. With his hands-on approach his clients will deliver!


  • Schlenk, Christopher und Bahls, Thomas und Tarassenko, Sergey und Klodmann, Julian und Bihler, Markus und Wüsthoff, Tilo "Robot Integrated User Interface for Physical Interaction with the DLR MIRO in Versatile Medical Procedures", Journal of Medical Robotics Research, 2018. [elib]
  • Strobl, Klaus H. und Mair, Elmar und Bodenmüller, Tim und Kielhöfer, Simon und Wüsthoff, Tilo und Suppa, Michael "Portable 3-D Modeling using Visual Pose Tracking", Computers in Industry, 2018. [elib]
  • Wlach, Sven und Balmer, Georg Robert und Hermann, Milan und Wüsthoff, Tilo (2017) "ELAHA - ELASTIC AIRCRAFT FOR HIGH ALTITUDES", 23rd ESA Symposium on European Rocket and Balloon Programmes and Related Research (ESA PAC), 2017. [elib]
  • Grebenstein, Markus und Albu-Schäffer, Alin und Bahls, Thomas und Chalon, Maxime und Eiberger, Oliver und Friedl, Werner und Gruber, Robin und Haddadin, Sami und Hagn, Ulrich und Haslinger, Robert und Höppner, Hannes und Jörg, Stefan und Nickl, Mathias und Nothhelfer, Alexander und Petit, Florian und Reill, Josef und Seitz, Nikolaus und Wimböck, Thomas und Wolf, Sebastian und Wüsthoff, Tilo und Hirzinger, Gerhard "The DLR Hand Arm System", ICRA 2011, 2011. [elib]
  • Schätzle, Simon und Ende, Tobias und Wüsthoff, Tilo und Preusche, Carsten "VibroTac: An Ergonomic And Versatile Usable Vibrotactile Feedback Device.", 19th International Symposium in Robot und Human Interactive Communication, 2010. [elib]
  • Wüsthoff, Tilo und Hirzinger, Gerd "Integration von Produktdesign in Entwicklungsprozesse der angewandten Forschung.", Innovation durch Design Technisches Design in Forschung, Lehre und Praxis, 2009. [elib]