Chair of Urban Water Systems Engineering

Welcome to the Chair of Urban Water Systems Engineering at the Technische Universität München. Our research activities are centered around sustainable, energy-efficient urban water and wastewater systems, energy recovery from wastewater and anaerobic technologies, storm water treatment and management, microbial systems, engineered natural treatment systems, advanced water treatment (membrane- and oxidation hybrid processes), water recycling, and state-of-the-art analytical tools for process control and water quality.


Cosmopolitan conservation: the multi-scalar contributions of urban green infrastructure to biodiversity protection

Re-evaluating the Necessity of High-Rate Activated Sludge Processes for Mainstream Anammox

Optimizing UVC-disinfection using LEDs as an energy efficient pre-treatment for biofouling control in spiral-wound membrane systems

Improved Recovery of Overloaded Anaerobic Batch Reactors by Graphene Oxide

International Collaborators

The complete list of international partners can be found here.


Member of German Water Partnership