Head of department: Thermal Energy Technologies and Hybrid Systems
Key activities: Solar combi systems, component development
Jakob Binder B.Sc.
Key activities: Large-scale solar thermal systems, grid-connected heat supply systems
Dr. Georg Engel
Key activities: Thermal Energy Storage, Simulation
Dr. Alexander Goritschnig
Key activity: Thermal energy storage (simulation, modeling, conception)
Key activities: Collector development, test methods, monitoring and numerical calculation procedures
Veronika Hierzer B.Sc.
Key activities: Large-scale solar thermal systems
Dr. Wim van Helden
Head of unit: Solar thermal storage
Key activities: Heat pumps, thermal energy storage
Samuel Knabl, M.Sc.
Key activities: System engineering of large-scale solar thermal systems
Rebekka Köll M.Sc.
Key activities: Closed sorption heat storage for heating and domestic hot water
Dr. Ingo Leusbrock
Head of unit: On-Grid Energy Supply and System Analysis
Key activities: Sustainable energy system planning and analysis, Solar process heat and solar district heating; Energy efficiency in industry; Statistics on the global solar thermal market and trend analysis
Key activities: Biomass plants and district heating systems
Key activities: System engineering solar thermal systems
DI Christoph Moser
Key activities: Thermal energy storage, Simulation
Keith O´Donovan B.Sc.
Key activities: Modelling, simulation and control of energy grids with a focus on incorporating renewable energy sources into the heating grid<BR>
Key activities: Hydraulics and fluid dynamics, Quality assurance and automated control function
Key activities: Solar thermal components and systems made of polymeric materials, Collector development and numerical calculation procedures
Key activities: Biomass plants and district heating systems; Intelligent Operation Monitoring for renewable heat systems
Key activities: Holistic energy system analysis with focus on methodologies, modeling and simulation of hybrid heat and electricity networks
Key activities: Energy efficiency, economic evaluation, market development, system analysis
Monika Spörk - Dür
Key activities: Management assistance, editorial for the magazine "Nachhaltige Technologien"
Key activities: Quality assurance and automated functional checks
Carles Ribas Tugores
Key activities: Sustainable energy system planning and analysis, Modeling and simulation of network-connected heat supply systems
Dr. François Veynandt
Key activities: Solar thermal energy systems. Heat transfer modeling and simulation. Low tech