Institute of Combustion and Power Plant Technology (IFK)

IFK deals with combustion and gasification of solid fuels, technologies for centralized and decentralized energy conversion, immission control and pollutant dispersion, simulation of electrical power grids and the dynamic behavior of power plants.

The lectures will generally take place in presence. Please refer to our courses offered and to C@mpus.

Mission of IFK

In research and education, the Institute of Combustion and Power Plant Technology (IFK) deals with Thermal Power Plant Technology and with Power Plant and Power Grid Systems.


This image shows Günter Scheffknecht

Günter Scheffknecht

Univ.-Prof. Dr. techn.

Dean of the Faculty and Director of the Institute
Professor of Thermal Power Plant Technology

This image shows Uwe Schnell

Uwe Schnell

Apl. Prof. Dr.-Ing.

Head of Department Combustion and Steam Boiler Simulation (FDS)
Vice Director


For more information, please contact the heads of the departments

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