Chair of Technical Thermodynamics

The Chair of Technical Thermodynamics is currently divided into four working groups:

The chair is characterized by interdisciplinary fundamental and application-oriented research in all areas of thermodynamic and heat transfer processes. Furthermore, the Scientific Diving Center (SDC) of the TU Bergakademie Freiberg is located at the chair and is active in training and research.

Group photo of the chair staff

Email for general contact inquiries:

  • Thermodynamikatttd [dot] tu-freiberg [dot] de

Information poster & brochure about the chair:


Information for students:

For organizational reasons, all students who plan to attend a course at the Chair of Technical Thermodynamics in the winter semester 2020-2021 are required to enroll in the corresponding OPAL course (please follow the respective links listed below) by 01 November 2020:

No OPAL registration is required for the lecture “Aquatic ecosystems - Methods for sub-aquatic scientific work / The fascination of water” as part of the scientific diver training.

In case of any occurring registration problems, or if you have any further questions about the above listed courses, please contact the respective lecturer listed in the following timetable.


An overview of the chair's scientific publications can be found here.


Here you can find  current impressions from the everyday life of the chair. Instagram Technische Thermodynamik