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INIT / Material inspiration


INIT new form inspires new use

BASF approached the Design branch of FH Aachen with the task to develop material-demonstrators for five new materials BASF has invented recently. Persons who are actively handling and experiencing the characteristics of those new materials become inspired and familiar with them.

Init = Start

The emphasis of the init concept is exploring and experiencing those materials. The user will memorise their individual characteristics effectively. The “Inspirators” are the suitable source to start development-processes.


FH Aachen

FH Aachen
Aachen, Germany

Violetta Lindig, Lisa Enders, Alexandra Helmgens, Christoph Dechau, Thomas Schnur


Schnur, Thomas

Schnur, Thomas
Schwäbisch Gmüd, Germany

Thomas Schnur, Chritoph Dechau, Violetta Lindig, Lisa Enders, Alexandra Helmges