The Jülich Aachen Research Alliance is an initiative of Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH and the RWTH Aachen University.

For further information concerning the website of the Jülich Aachen Research Alliance please contact:

Sabine Prall
Jülich Aachen Research Alliance (UE-J)
Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH
52425 Jülich
Tel.: +49 2461 61-96421
Fax: +49 2461 61-1816

RWTH Aachen

RWTH Aachen University is a public institution represented by the Rector, University Professor Dr. Ernst Schmachtenberg.

Regulatory Authority

The Ministry for Innovation, Science, Research and Technology of the Federal State of North Rhine-Westphalia, Völklinger Straße 49, 40221 Düsseldorf.
Sales Tax Identification Number

In accordance with § 27 Sales Tax Law: DE 121689807

Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH

52428 Jülich

Postal address:
52425 Jülich

Delivery address:
52428 Jülich

Entered in the Commercial Register of the District Court of Düren, Germany: No. HR B 3498
Value Added Tax ID No. in accordance with § 27 a of the German VAT Law (Umsatzsteuergesetz): DE 122624631
Tax No.: 213/5700/0033

Executive Directors:

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Wolfgang Marquardt (Chairman of the Board of Directors)
Karsten Beneke (Vice-Chairman)
Prof. Dr. Sebastian M. Schmidt
Prof. Dr. Harald Bolt



As part of a cooperation project between RWTH Aachen University and Forschungszentrum Jülich (JARA), a new database was created, that provides comprehensive overview of the main research areas in energy of the two institutions.


Human Brain Project
JARA Involved in European Megaproject on Human Brain Simulation
JARA FIT Annual Report
You can download the new JARA-FIT Annual Report 2014 from here. Our last year's scientific progress and our achievements are documented there.