Prof. Dr. Manfred Casties

Fields of Teaching and Research


  • Energy and building technology
  • Applied computer science


  • Energy analysis and optimization in buildings
  • Characteristc values of energy consumtion
  • Energy monitoring
  • User behaviour
  • Air-conditioning


  • Energy and building technology
  • Building automation
  • Lighting technology
  • Fire protection

University Activites

  • Head of the laboratory lighting technology
  • Head of the laboratory energy and building technology
  • Academic advisor for the bachelor program energy efficient building design

Professional Memberships

  • Association of German Engineers -  Verein Deutscher Ingenieure (VDI)
  • Participation in the preparation of the VDI guideline 3807 "Characteristc values of energy and water consumtion in buildings"
  • Working Group air-conditioning (Vice-Chairman)