About BPS

The unit BPS covers a wide range of interdisciplinary research topics connected to building physics and building services.

The aim is to acquire new knowledge and integrate and develop design methods that lead to a sustainable, healthy, comfortable and productive indoor and outdoor environment.

The focus of attention is on physical aspects and processes such as heat and mass transfer in constructions, indoor air quality, lighting, acoustics, heating, ventilation and air-conditioning. A holistic approach to the building construction and building services is considered essential.
The main research topics are Acoustics, Building Services, Energy in Buildings, Heat & Moisture Transfer, Indoor Environment Design, Lighting and Materials.