The Institute of Sensor and Actuator Systems (Member of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology) has two central, overarching topical pillars in both research and teaching, which are represented by two research divisions.

Research divisions

The institute represents in its teaching the areas of sensors, materials, modelling and simulation as well as microsystems technology from basic courses to special classes in the study branches Microelectronics and Photonics, opens in new window, Energy and Automation Technology, Biomedical Engineering, opens in new window, Materials Sciences, opens in new window and Computational Science and Engineering. In addition, the institute offers classes in the group Social Science and Economy and numerous optional classes.