Dr. Florian Kock manages the project Free Piston Linear Generator (FPLG) at German Aerospace Center (DLR).
He received his PhD degree from University of Stuttgart with a thesis on the overall system and control of free piston engines. Part of that was the proof of concept of the FPLG in 2013. Based on that, DLR their partners are now developing the next generation of the FPLG. Florian is also involved in the current phase of “technology development” that will bridge the gap between the research project and industrialization.