Research Units

Research Units of the Institute of Material Technology, Building Physics, and Building Ecology

E207-01 Building Materials and Technology

Head: Univ.Prof. Agathe Robisson, opens an external URL in a new window PhD

Website: E207-01 Building Materials and Technology, opens an external URL in a new window

  • Materials research, materials testing, construction chemistry and building restoration
  • Structural fire protection, fire simulations and modelling, computational science in fire
  • Resource management of building materials, sustainability and recycling

E207-02 Building Physics

Head: Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Thomas Bednar, opens an external URL in a new window

Website: E207-02 Building Physics, opens an external URL in a new window

  • Safety concepts and service life prognosis for the planning of components and buildings
  • Simulation and measurement methods for room acoustics, building acoustics and environmental noise prediction
  • Virtual cities for sustainable and energy-efficient development of the built environment

E207-03 Ecological Building Technologies

Head: Univ.Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Azra Korjenic, opens an external URL in a new window

Website: E207-03 Ecological Building Technologies, opens an external URL in a new window

  • Ecological and renewable building materials and constructions: Optimisation/new development, laboratory and in situ investigations, area of application, functional capability, durability and properties (TU Eco-Field Test Bed).
  • Greening of buildings indoors and outdoors, green and smart cities, multifunctional façade and roof systems, interaction between building, society and environment
  • In situ and laboratory measurements: Insulation, humidity, CO2, thermography, comfort / microclimate and much more.