Current Issues


Excursion to Max Planck Institute of Plasma Physics

On Thursday, the 13th of June, students of the ‘Energy Storage’ course offered by the institute had the rare opportunity to visit the facilities of the Max Planck Institute of Plasma Physics. Located on the Forschungszentrum campus in Garching, the institute houses the renowned...[more]


TUM - Campuslauf 2019

The Institute for Electrical Energy Storage Technology once again demonstrated its sporting talent on Wednesday, June 5th, at the TUM Campus Run 2019. At summer temperatures a total of 30 runners from the Institute took part in 2 different races (5.5 km and 11 km). The team EES...[more]


Conference 'Open Energy Modelling' Aarhus 2019

The Institute for Electrical Energy Storage Systems was represented by an employee at the Open Energy Modeling Conference in Aarhus on May, 22 to 24. The aim of this conference is to encourage the exchange between the numerous open source simulation tools in the field of power...[more]


Workshop on battery modeling requirements for stationary storage systems within the open_BEA project

On April 15, 2019, a workshop on the topic "Requirements for Battery Modeling of Stationary Storage" was held at the Center for Energy and Information (ZEI) in Garching. Within the open_BEA project the following topics were discussed together with numerous participants...[more]


Workshop on modeling and optimization as part of the StorageLink project

As part of the research project StorageLink, the second workshop on "Data-based Modeling and Optimization" took place on Thursday, March 28, 2019. The organizers, consisting of the project partners Smart Power GmbH and the Institute for Electrical Energy Storage...[more]


Publication in Journal "Energies"

In the recent paper entitled “Ageing and Efficiency Aware Battery Dispatch for Arbitrage Markets Using Mixed Integer Linear Programming” a techno-economic evaluation of using battery storage for arbitrage and primary control reserve applications is conducted. Using real world...[more]


"Best Review Paper 2017"

The review paper entitled: “Lithium-Ion Battery Storage for the Grid — A Review of Stationary Battery Storage System Design Tailored for Applications in Modern Power Grids.” has been selected for the first prize award and winner in the category “Best Review Paper 2017” by the...[more]


Publication in journal "Energies"

Publication in Energies 2019 The publication "A Techno-Economic Analysis of Vehicle-to-Building: Battery Degradation and Efficiency Analysis in the Context of Coordinated Electric Vehicle Charging" assesses Vehicle-to-Building for a private household from a technical...[more]