Electrical energy systems

Core competencies

Implementation of research and development projects

  • Modeling, data analysis, simulation
  • Plant engineering and small generators
  • Components for efficient energy use
  • Decentralized energy storage / grid protection components
  • Automation devices / Secure IT components

Research fields

  • Digital grid simulation and evaluation
  • Grid planning and grid operation management of future energy systems
  • Flexible AC Distribution Systems
  • Mobility and Energy
  • Decision, optimization and analysis functions in the Smart Grid


  • DigSilent PowerFactory®
  • OpenDSS
  • IOSB-AST Smart Grid Development environment
  • IOSB-AST Research Park

Committee work

  • VDE Thüringen Arbeitskreis Smart Grids
  • FNN
  • Standardization and Interoperability Working Group ICT EM II