Head, Department Electrical Energy Storage
Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE
Electrical Engineer, 22 years of experience at Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE. PhD thesis in the field of modeling and development of control strategies for fuel cell systems. From 2005 to 2010 head of group “Off-grid power supply” with main focus in the field of modeling, simulation and development of control strategies for distributed power generations systems. From 2011 to 2016 head of department “PV off-grid solutions and battery system technology”. Since 2017 head of department "Electrical energy storage. Work topics among others: Autonomous systems and mini-grids, decentralized grid connected PV battery systems, development of battery systems for stationary and automotive applications. Development and optimization of battery management systems, energy management systems as well as supervisory control strategies. Contact person for battery systems at Fraunhofer Battery Alliance. Lecturer at university of Freiburg for "energy storage" and “electromobility”.