Energy Process Engineering and Conversion Technologies for Renewable Energies

Fabian Schmid, M.Sc.




Office GG 1
Room VLB 4.25

Research Interest

  • Modeling/simulation of renewable energy systems
  • Development of the energy system model OpEnCellS -
  • Decentralized flexibilities through sector coupling, storage and operation strategies
  • Cellular energy systems and their impact on the power grid
  • Optimization of system design and operation (direct and heuristic methods)


  • Sustainable energy supply in on- and off-grid systems
  • Projekt Ingenieurswissenschaften: “Eine Stadt wird erneuerbar“
  • International Engineering Summer School

Supervised Theses

Technische und ökonomische Analyse der Elektrifizierung eines Abfallsammelfahrzeug-FuhrparksMaster Thesis
Schlüsselrolle Wasserstofftechnologie: Literaturrecherche zum aktuellen Status der Wasserstoffinfrastruktur in Deutschland und eine Bewertung mit Hinblick auf die Nationale WasserstoffstrategieBachelor Thesis
Techno-ökonomische Analyse eines regenerativen Wasserstoffsystems in dezentralen EnergiekonzeptenMaster Thesis
Comparative study on the technical, economic and ecological feasibility of fuel cell-driven and battery-electric waste collection vehiclesMaster Thesis
Techno-economic analysis of an energy system using micro wind turbines for self-sufficient residential buildings based on gridded data seriesMaster Thesis
Development of a dispatch and sizing optimization model for power supply systems using PyomoMaster Thesis

Final Theses

As part of my research, I supervise bachelor and master theses. Current topics are advertised on the institute's website. Further topics can be defined by arrangement, please contact me via e-mail.