Students (BSc, MSc)

We are seeking on an ongoing basis students for master thesis, term papers and internships. Please contact any member of the group.

Open positions

Currently we seek an intern to develop and launch an interactive, web-based platform to present it multiple energy system scenarios. Candidate is expected to have good understanding of database management (e.g. Access or equivalent), Excel or other graphic tools, and a web page programming language (Java script, HTML or equivalent).

For further information or details of the project/task, please contact Mr. Ramachandran Kannan ( or 056 310 2864).

Ongoing student projects


Completed student projects

KOEHME, Moritz

Supervision: Kathrin Volkart
Measuring security of supply GMM-MCDA February - August 2015 Master in Mechanical Engineering, ETHZ
HEGGLIN, Michael

Supervision: Kathrin Volkart
Regionalisation of External Cost Factors: Methodological Considerations and Application to the World Energy Council (WEC/PSI) scenarios GMM-MCDA February - June 2015 Bachelor in Environmental Sciences, ETHZ
MARGELOU, Stavroula

Supervision: Evangelos Panos
Assessment of long term solar PV diffusion in Switzerland – Agent-based diffusion model for single family houses CHP-SWARM March - August 2015 Master, EPFL
ANISIE, Raluca

Supervision: Rajesh Pattupara
Long term evolution of the Swiss electricity system in a decarbonized Europe – Development and application of the EUSTEM model INSIGHT-E March - August 2015 Master In Energy Management and Sustainability, EPFL

Supervision: Mashael Yazdanie
A Characterisation of the Canton Basel-Stadt Regarding Energy Infrastructure, Supply and Demand IDEAS4cities February - June 2015 Master in Energy Science and Technology, ETHZ

Supervision: Rajesh Pattupara
Future Swiss Electricity Scenarios: An uncertainty assessment using a random simulation approach ELECTRA August - December 2013 Master in Climate Sciencies (Economics), UniBE