For inventions and developments:

Thermodynamischer Neigungs- u. Beschleunigungs-Sensor: "TDNS"

Beschreibung (pdf)

Awards_RD1 R & D Award Winner 2002

The Cicago Tribune has called the R&D 100 Awards
"The Oscars of Invention"
others have referred the awards as 
"The Nobel Prizes of applied research"


Bericht von der Preisverleihung R&D 100-Award
(Heinz Plöchinger, 16.10.2002)

Oscar of Invention granted to German Engineer for new sensor
(R&D Magazine, October 2002)

Homepage R&D Magazine

 


 

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1st Innovation price 2001 for applicable development, awarded by "AMA Association for Sensor Technology" on the Sensor + TEST / Fair in Nürnberg (29.05.2001)


At the booth of Vogt Inc.: (from right to left:)

Edelgard Bulmahn - State Secretary of Education and Research,
Reinhold Roesemann - New CEO of AMA,
Dipl.-Ing. Heinz Ploechinger - Inventor of the award-winning sensor, 
during explaining of the mechanism.


Vogt erhält Innovationspreis für Sensorik
(Passauer Neue Presse, Mai 2001)

Homepage AMA Fachverband für Sensorik e.V.

 


 

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Product of the year 2001, awarded by the German magazine "Elektronik"

Elektronische Wasserwaage: Thermische Sensoren messen Beschleunigung und Neigung
(Elektronik, 10.07.2001)

Homepage "Elektronik"

 

 


 

Personal honors

botschafter_niederbayerns

Heinz Ploechinger is one of 44 ambassadors of lower bavaria


What are the Ambassadors of Lower Bavaria and what do they do?
by Hannes Burger: Author, Journalist and Ambassador of Lower Bavaria

44 Botschafter sollen Niederbayern nach oben bringen
(Source: Passauer Neue Presse - german-language press article)

www.niederbayern.de