Research focus

In our research projects, we primarily focus on energy-efficient technologies in quarters, mobility and industries.

Due to our compentences, the main emphasis of reseach focuses on the following fields:

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Building infrastructure and user comfort

The building infrastructure is a key factor for the successful integration of renewable energies, sensible storage and energy management in the overall "building" system. The infrastructure includes heating, air conditioning, and…

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Regenerative energy supply and storage

The costs of renewable energies have dropped significantly in recent years. In the meantime, they are fully competitive compared to conventional energies. Only volatility is difficult to manage.

That is why the iFE is researching…

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Drive and automation technology

The digitalisation of drive and automation technology has a significant impact on manufacturing companies. While in drive technology is influenced by the ever increasing need to reduce CO2 emissions, in automation technology it is…