Fraunhofer IVI


Fraunhofer IVI


Research topics


  • Transport system engineering
  • Transport planning / LCC analyses
  • Vehicle and propulsion technologies
  • Power electronics and sensor technologies
  • Control and automation technologies
  • Fuel cells and energy storage technologies
  • Automated vehicle control and driver assistance systems
  • Traffic information and management systems
  • Image processing
  • Positioning, communication and information technologies
  • Electroning ticketing and modeling of fares
  • Disposition and logistics


GUW+ competences

  • Automated fast charging systems for fully-electric vehicles
  • Route implementation for electric buses
  • Energy supply concepts for urban transportation
  • Data collection and processing with systems for the remote state monitoring of vehicle systems
  • Battery diagnosis


Project focus

  • Power-flow-dependent dimensioning of the required system components
  • Procurement of the battery storage
  • Plausibility analysis for the electrification of existing bus routes based on road maps
  • Investigation of the performance and regeneration potential of existing tram routes at supply point, based on road maps
  • Evaluation campaigns with measurement vehicles for the investigation of the regeneration potential
  • Concept of a predictive intelligent control structure enabling various operation modes
  • Development of the design toolkit for the site-specific assessment of the application potential for GUW+


Contact Dr.-Ing. Sven Klausner
Phone +49 351 4640-643


  Zeunerstrasse 38
D-01069 Dresden
Phone +49 351 4640-801
Fax +49 351 4640-803