For more than 100 years, the Engler-Bunte-Institute has been dealing with the tension between scientific research and technical application with sustainable energy and water use in the sense of safe and careful use of resources.

Fuel Technology Division

The Fuel Technology Division of the Engler-Bunte Institute with the Chair for Process Engineering of Chemical Energy Carriers and the Professorship for Chemical Conversion of Renewable Energies deals in teaching and research with the process-specific characterization of fossil and biogenic, solid, liquid and gaseous fuels as well as process engineering and chemistry the fuel conversion and processing.

Combustion Technology

The Engler-Bunte-Institut belongs to the Faculty of Chemical Engineering and Process Engineering. The Chair of Combustion Technology is held by Prof. Dr.-Ing. Trimis. In the field of combustion technology, objectives are pursued with various measurement methods and theoretical approaches. As part of the sub-institute for combustion technology, the research center for fire protection technology deals with research and development work in the field of preventive and defensive fire protection.

Water chemistry and technology

Water is one of the most important resources worldwide. However, the diverse use of water for irrigation, industrial processes and as drinking water leads to a considerable degradation of water quality. The Chair of Water Chemistry and Water Technology headed by Prof. Dr. H. Horn deals with biological, chemical and physical processes that are relevant for a wide variety of treatment technologies as well as in natural aquatic systems.

News: Architectural Art

The making of the sculpture in front of buildings 40.50 and 40.51

Homage to old walls

In memory of the old brick building, which was designed by the well-known architect Egon Eiermann at the time, the institute banner rests on the base of old bricks.

Corona NewsNews

Due to the current corona pandemic, all divisions of the Engler-Bunte-Institute are in home office mode. The entrance doors will remain closed until further notice. Anyone in the building is required to wear a face mask. Laboratory operations are maintained to a limited extent. Face masks and distance rules must be observed in the laboratories. If you would like to visit us, please make an appointment with your contact person or contact the secretariat of the institute management.

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