Hi! I’m Friedrich.
I study Industrial Design in Wuppertal, Germany.
I like to work on technology driven projects and things which explore new ways of human interaction with hardware. I do research about single- and multi-dimensional haptic user interaction.

 

Work

July 2016 to
September 2016
Oppenweiler, Germany

Contitech Consultant for PTC Windchill PLM Integration

Optimized the integration process of CAD-Files into a PLM System by programming shortcuts.

April 2015 to
September 2015
Wuppertal, Germany

Frauenhofer SAL 3D Artist and Animator

Worked at the „Social Agumented Learning“ project – bringing agumented reality into technical education. Converted CAD files to polygon models into the Unity 3D game engine and created animations.

April 2014 to
September 2014
Winnenden, Germany

Proform Industrial Design Intership

I got insight into design model building and professional design agency work. Mainly worked for Hilti-Powertools. Organised small production runs with PU-Casting and CNC-Machining.

September 2007 to
January 2016
Esslingen, Germany

Festo Apprenticeship Draftsperson

Learned all about manufacturing processes and engineering within multiple CAD-Systems.
Worked in several departments and had courses in manufacturing with manual and CNC Lathes & Mills, basics of metal and polymer processing, pneumatic and electrical systems.

Education

September 2014 to
(September 2018)
Wuppertal, Germany

Bergische Universität Wuppertal  Bachelor Industrial Design

September 2011 to
June 2013
Stuttgart, Germany

Technische Oberschule Stuttgart University Entrance Diploma

 

Experiences

September 2013 to
December 2013

Trip to India

Hitchhiked from Germany to Turkey, traveled by train into Iran, went by ship to Dubai and by plane to India. Traveling slowly is the best way to get a insight into different cultures – great experience!