The Institute of Internal Combustion Engines and Thermodynamics at Graz University of Technology is dedicated to providing innovative and internationally recognized teaching and research in the interconnected system energy, engines, traffic and environment and to contributing to the solution of problems that affect the environment.


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BRAFA – Fire Effects of Vehicles with Alternative Drive Systems

We know that the energy storage systems of e-vehicles based on lithium-ion technology behave differently than conventional car engines in the event of a fire. But what exactly happens when e-vehicles ... exit_to_app

18. Conference aslo as online-access

We are pleased that, despite the difficult circumstances, we can hold our as conference "Sustainable Mobility, Transport and Power Generation" as a face-to-face event from September 23-24, 2021 in the... exit_to_app

100 years of IVT - book presentation

In 1920, the dynamic development of the comparatively young scientific discipline of thermodynamics and its application to heat engines in connection with its, as it was said, "crucial importance for ... exit_to_app

Review summer party and 101-year-celebration

Due Corona, the 100th anniversary of the Institute of Internal Combustion Engines and Thermodynamics was postponed by 1 year. On July 9, 2021, the time had finally come and our summer party could take... exit_to_app

Job advertisement for a university assistant* for 5 years

The Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Economics has announced a position for a University Assistant* for 5 years 40 hours/week, expected to start October 1, 2021, at the Institute of Combustion En... exit_to_app

Invitation to the 18th Symposium

The demand for mobility, transportation and energy supply is constantly increasing. Various drive concepts based on combustion engines, fuel cells, hybrid and battery-electric systems will be used for... exit_to_app

Review Conference "Tunnel Safety and Ventilation" 2020

Due to the pandemic, the technical conference "Tunnel Safety and Ventilation" held in December 2020 was not held in Graz as usual, but by virtual means. Almost 40 exciting presentations awaited the ap... exit_to_app

Review: 17. Conference „The Working Process of the Internal Combustion Engine“

Under the motto "The working process of the combustion engine", the leading minds in international engine research came together for the 17th time at the Graz Congress from September 26 - 27, 2019, to... exit_to_app