Power Electronics and Electrical DrivesISEA
The Institute for Power Electronics and Electrical Drives of Prof. De Doncker is active for more than 50 years in the research of power electronics and electrical drives. The focus hereby lies on the development of innovative components, controls and system concepts in the fields of traction and automotive technologies, energy supply and industrial as well as household technologies.
Electrochemical Energy ConversionISEA
The Chair of Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage Systems held by Prof. Sauer researches and develops innovative energy storage solutions for mobile and grid applications. To achieve this, detailed electro-thermal models and aging simulations of all relevant energy storage technologies are continuously furtherdeveloped and parameterized with extensive laboratory analytics.
Chair of Aging Processes and Lifetime Prediction of BatteriesISEA
The Chair of Aging Processes and Lifetime Prediction of Batteries held by Prof. Figgemeier is part of the Helmholtz Institute Münster (HI MS) placed at RWTH to research the underlying electrochemical processes in batteries. Electrochemical experiments and Post-Mortem Analyses are used to research and understand innovative battery materials.