The department FPK provides information on all issues and aspects of patenting and technology exploitation. The support includes all required activities which are related to the patenting process including granting support to employee inventions and the licensing of patents.


The IPF has a comprehensive technical know-how protected by a large patent portfolio. By means of licensing, you are able to acquire rights of use of the industrial property rights regarding the IPF’s know-how. Thus, you will not only receive a technological advantage but also an insight into the latest R&D-results at the highest technical and scientific level.  

Our Services

  • Consulting on legal bases
  • Support in the patent search
  • Preparation of the application for a patent up to the granting of a patent
  • Consulting when negotiating the form of license agreements
  • Patent exploitation / licensing

The following survey of selected patents according to the key topics of the IPF provides you with a summary of the currently offered patent-related service.

Contact person

Madlen Otto
+49 (0)351 4658 394 +49 (0)351 4658 98394