Today, research and devolpment-intensive industries account for more than half of all industrial production in Germany. Here you will find information about the major German research institutions.
Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft: An application-oriented research organization.
Max-Planck-Gesellschaft: Max-Planck-Society - an organization for basic research in natural sciences, life sciences and humanities
Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG): German Research Foundation - a self-governing organisation for science and research in Germany