Topics for Semester Projects within the Research Division Energy and Environment at the Paul Scherrer Institute

Semester projects are possible within the following areas of research:
Topic Contact Phone Email
Energy scenarios Dr. T. Kober +41 56 310 26 31 tom.kober@psi.ch
Life cycle analyses and impact of energy technologies Ch. Bauer +41 56 310 23 91 christian.bauer@psi.ch
Biomass conversion to fuels and chemicals Prof. Dr. F. Vogel +41 56 310 21 35 frederic.vogel@psi.ch
Fuels and electricity from biomass Dr. S. Biollaz +41 56 310 29 23 serge.biollaz@psi.ch
Bioenergy process engineering Dr. T. Schildhauer +41 56 310 27 06 tilman.schildhauer@psi.ch
CO2 capture and (re-)use Dr. T. Schildhauer +41 56 310 27 06 tilman.schildhauer@psi.ch
Catalyst investigations at large research facilities Dr. M. Nachtegaal +41 56 310 30 56 maarten.nachtegaal@psi.ch
Catalytic combustion and reforming PD Dr. I. Mantzaras +41 56 310 40 46 ioannis.mantzaras@psi.ch
Laser diagnostics for clean combustion Dr. D. Ebi +41 56 310 36 72 dominik.ebi@psi.ch
Low-emission combustion engines (piston engines, gasturbines) Dr. P. Jansohn +41 56 310 28 71 peter.jansohn@psi.ch
Catalysis for energy processes Prof. Dr. O. Kröcher +41 56 310 20 66 oliver.kroecher@psi.ch
Materials cycles and resource recovery Prof Dr. Ch. Ludwig +41 56 310 26 96 christian.ludwig@psi.ch
Thermochemical processes Prof Dr. Ch. Ludwig +41 56 310 26 96 christian.ludwig@psi.ch
Waste processing Prof Dr. Ch. Ludwig +41 56 310 26 96 christian.ludwig@psi.ch
Applied nanomaterials synthesis and characterization Prof Dr. Ch. Ludwig +41 56 310 26 96 christian.ludwig@psi.ch
Materials fate in energy technologies Prof Dr. Ch. Ludwig +41 56 310 26 96 christian.ludwig@psi.ch
High performance batteries Prof. Dr. P. Novák +41 56 310 24 57 petr.novak@psi.ch
Fuel cells Dr. L. Gubler +41 56 310 26 73 lorenz.gubler@psi.ch
Fuel cell systems Dr. F. Büchi +41 56 310 24 11 felix.buechi@psi.ch
Laser materials processing Prof. Dr. Th. Lippert +41 56 310 40 76 thomas.lippert@psi.ch
Atmospheric chemistry: sources of air pollution Dr. A. Prévôt +41 56 310 42 02 andre.prevot@psi.ch
Atmospheric chemistry: aerosols in the atmosphere Dr. M. Gysel +41 56 310 41 68 martin.gysel@psi.ch
Aerosol formation in the smog chamber Dr. J. Dommen +41 56 310 29 92 josef.dommen@psi.ch