Ruhr-Universität Bochum - Research equipment management and scheduling

The Ruhr-Universität Bochum is currently immersed in the digital transformation of equipment management, with a focused initiative aimed at enhancing resource utilization, promoting efficiency, and facilitating smooth access to equipment for academic and research purposes.

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What is the goal?

Through the implementation of Clustermarket, the Ruhr-Universität Bochum anticipates offering its faculties, researchers, and students an intuitive interface, expediting access to a diverse range of research equipment.

1) The refined equipment booking process and centralized management system enhance operational efficiency, resulting in significant time and resource savings.

2) Faculty, researchers, and students stand to gain from a user-friendly platform that simplifies and accelerates access to an extensive array of research equipment, thereby cultivating a collaborative and dynamic research environment.

3) The platform actively promotes collaboration by serving as a centralized hub for equipment sharing and resource utilization, nurturing interdisciplinary research initiatives.
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How does it work

All university members have the privilege of obtaining a Clustermarket account, enabling them to search and book equipment available across the university.

Specific equipment access may be confined to particular faculties, or research groups. To acquire your account, kindly contact your lab manager and request an invitation.

If you want to set up your lab on Clustermarket, reach out to the Clustermarket support team.


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An initiative of the University Alliance Ruhr to optimize equipment access and efficiency

The University Alliance Ruhr, comprising Ruhr-Universität Bochum, University of Duisburg-Essen and the TU Dortmund University, is actively engaged in the digital transformation of equipment management.

This initiative aims to optimize resource utilization, ensuring efficiency, and facilitating seamless access to equipment for enhanced academic and research endeavors.
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