The Center for Advanced Studies at LMU provides a forum for scientific exchange and discussion that bridges the divide between the established disciplines. Its activities are designed to promote all forms of collaborative research and to stimulate interdisciplinary communication within the University. In addition, it facilitates the integration of visiting scholars and scientists into the academic life of the University.
Hubert A. Gasteiger is Professor of Technical Electrochemistry at the Technical University of Munich. Carlos Moreno, the inventor of the the concept of the "15-minute city", is Professor of Entrepreneurship, Territory and Innovation at the Université Paris 1, Panthéon-Sorbonne.
Arvind Gangoli Rao holds a professorship in the Faculty of Aeronautics and Space Technology at the Technical University of Delft.
Irene Feige heads the BMW Group's Institute of Mobility Research in Munich.