News Overview

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Rain in Charlottenburg, sunshine in Kreuzberg

Berlin garden plot holders are taking part in a climate research project of TU Berlin and FU Berlin

In Charlottenburg it’s 18 degrees and raining, while in Kreuzberg it’s 23 degrees and people are heading for the Prinzenbad open-air swimming pool. These temperature differences in one and the same…

Outstanding Talents with Innovative Ideas

Today’s ideas are the startups of tomorrow. This has been demonstrated once again by the results emerging from the ideation competition Research to Market Challenge, hosted in the summer for the tenth…

We are stronger in an alliance than any individual institution alone

Professor Völker, you are vice president for research and appointments at TU Berlin. Since 1 April 2023 you have represented TU Berlin in the BUA Steering Committee Objective 1: “Focusing on Grand…

9 September: "The Power of Perspective" - TED-Talks in Berlin

Six inspiring speakers, curated by the team at TEDxTUBerlin, will share their passion, expertise, and unique perspectives to stimulate us to rethink various socially relevant topics.

Call for Applications: BIMoS PhD Award for the Best PhD Thesis in the field of Model and Simulation based Research

Applications can be submitted between 1st August and 31st October 2023

Gaining New Competencies for a Career in Science

The new BUA Postdoc Academy offers researchers tailored support for career planning after completing their PhDs as well as the chance to discuss topics across disciplines and institutions.


“Using knowledge exchange between science and society to strengthen Berlin as a science hub”

Professor Dr.-Ing. Christine Ahrend discusses the tasks and goals of the steering committee for Objective 2: Fostering Knowledge Exchange

Professor Ahrend, you head the Chair of Integrated Transport Planning at TU Berlin. To research and implement an integrated transport planning concept, you foster knowledge exchange between scientists…

Insect Inn Opens 🦋

Students from the TU Berlin Energy Seminar construct a hotel for insects / Calling all staff and students interested in helping run Insect Inn

Niklas and his fellow students from the Energy Seminar were looking to make a practical contribution to creating a sustainable university. What they came up with at the end of summer semester 2023 was…

Good, Ethical, Open and Understandable Research

Manfred Hauswirth discusses interdisciplinary research and the goals of the steering committee “Objective 3: Advancing Research Quality and Value”

Professor Hauswirth, you are head of the Open Distributed Systems group at TU Berlin as well as managing director of the Fraunhofer Institute FOKUS. As a researcher and scientist, you are TU Berlin’s…

Global Health, Climate Adaptation and Waste Reduction Rank High Among Startups

Students Georg Müller and Hendrik Franke explore Berlin's locations of the future. A field report on independent research conducted during their studies

"Leading our own research group while still studying in the last semester of our bachelor's degree helped us enormously, both personally and professionally," says Georg Müller, who, like Hendrik…