Who we are
Institute of Thermodynamics and Sustainable Propulsion Systems
The Institute of Thermodynamics and Sustainable Propulsion Systems (formerly: Institute of Internal Combustion Engines and Thermodynamics) at Graz University of Technology is dedicated to providing innovative and internationally recognized teaching and research in the interconnected system energy, engines, traffic and environment and to contributing to the solution of problems that affect the environment.
Research Area Traffic and Environment
Focus of the Research Area Traffic and Environment is placed on ventilation, fire safety and environmental issues concerning road and rail tunnels. Activities here entail undertaking theoretical investigation, system design, onsite testing of ventilation and safety systems, and performance of fire and systems tests.
Graz University of Technology
As the name suggests, Graz University of Technology is located in the centre of Graz, the second biggest city in Austria. With eight institutions of higher education, Graz is a real student city and is regarded as one of the cities of central Europe and the European Union with the highest quality of life. TU Graz is dedicated to work closely with well-known scientific institutions and businesses in Austria and abroad. Successful teams of students, talented up-and-coming scientists, ambitious researchers and a lively start-up scene enjoy an inspirational environment as well as access to top-quality equipment.