IWT/Teaching/PhD Thesis

Open PhD Possitions:

Open topics for scientific work are listed with our vacancies. If you are interested in other topics, do not hesitate to contact a person responsible for the particular field of research.

Current PhD Thesis: 

Working title Contact
Kombinierte Solar-Wärmepumpen-Systeme Lerch
Kombinierte Solar/Wärmepumpen-Anlagen Hengel
Thermische Langzeitspeicherung mit Phasenwechselmaterialien Moser
Improvement in efficiency of an NH3/H2O absorption heat pump with a refrigerant cooled flue gas heat exchanger Wagner
Development and validation of a detailed numeric model for biomass fluidized bed gasification Von Berg
Entwicklung einer neuen brennstoff-flexiblen und schadstoffarmen Biomasse-Feuerung basierend auf experimentellen Untersuchungen Archan
Entwicklung und Validierung eines numerischen Verfahrens zur Berechnung von Verzerrungen im Abkühlprozess von Nahtlosrohren Raic
Heat pumps using alternative working fluids Verdnik
Biomass CCHP based on gasification, SOFC and cooling machines Pongratz
Experimental research and implementation of a recuperative thermochemical regeneration system Wachter
Modelling of absorption chillers / absorption heat pumps Wernhart
Degradation monitoring and performance optimisation of solid oxide electrolysis cells Königshofer
Numerical simulation of the heat transfer in high-temperature processes and in porous media using the lattice Boltzmann method Landl
Furnace control by combined algorithms Langbauer
Development of a biomass gasifier for alternative fuels Zachl
Investigation and optimization of solid oxide fuel cells for application in agroindustry Höber
Induktive Erwärmung von Blech- und Karosserieteilen Gergely


Completed PhD thesis of our students: 

A full list of completed PhD theses from our students is available via TUGRAZonline.


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