Research areas

For general information about research at FHWS, please follow this link. The main areas of research at FHWS take all technical, economic, social and aesthetic areas into account.

Clusters of excellence at FHWS:

  • Energy technology and energy efficiency
  • Mobility
  • Human-environment communication
  • Digitalization
  • Smart production

FWI professors are working not only with the topics from the FHWS clusters of excellence, but also pursue their own advanced research topics.
In the research database profiles you can find more information about individual publications and research activities (currently only available in German):

Prof. Dr. Bernd Ankenbrand

Prof. Dr. Jakob Emanuel Beer

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peik Bremer

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Volker Bräutigam

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrich Deutschle

Prof. Dr. Alexander Dobhan

Prof. Dr. Oliver Ehret

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bastian Engelmann

Prof. Dr. Parviz Farmanara

Prof. Dr. Birgit Gampl

Prof. Dr. Karsten Machholz

Prof. Dr. Peter Meyer

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Veselin Panshef

Prof. Dr. Norbert Schmidt

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jan Schmitt

Prof. Dr. Kurt Schwindl

Prof. Dr. Uwe Sponholz


For other profiles and specific search tasks, please refer to the FHWS research database (currently only available in German).