Fraunhofer-Institut für Windenergie und Energiesystemtechnik IWES
Kassel, Germany Booth number
Company profile:
Fraunhofer IWES in Kassel mainly researches on energy system technology for the integration of renewable energy such as wind, solar and bio energy into supply structures. The current focus is on the transformation of the German energy system.
Under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Clemens Hoffmann, a staff of 310 scientists, engineers, non-technical staff, and students is employed at the IWES branch in Kassel. The annual budget is approximately 20 million euros.

Core Competences
• energy management and system design
• energy meteorology and renewable resources
• energy informatics
• energy process technology
• power grids
• components and plant technics

Research topics and services in the field of e-mobility
• wired and wireless charging
• storage simulation and HIL emulation
• energy, power and battery management
• investigation of efficiency and EMC
• car tests with virtual batteries
• fleet integration and management
• e-mobiles as flexible storage in the grid

Exhibits at HANNOVER MESSE 2016:
Virtual battery, multifunctional converter, efficient antenna system for inductive charging system, testing system for electro mobility

Product categories:
Components and supplying technology
Testing and diagnostic
Technical Forum
Topic: Lithium-ion battery simulation and emulation
Speaker: Christoph Kettenring
Date: Tuesday, April 26, 14:20

Booth photos