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.


Biodegradability, environmental risk assessment and ecological footprint in wastewater technologies for pharmaceutically active compounds removal

The focus of the Research Training Group is on converting cities with sustainable, natural-looking urban infrastructures that are adapted to the new climatic conditions. Experts from the fields of urban planning,…

Groundwater risk assessment of leached inorganic substances from façades coated with plasters and mortars

International Collaborators

Member of German Water Partnership