Chair holder: Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael Bargende
In addition to the application and basic research-oriented teaching activities in the field of vehicle drives, the staff of the Chair of Automotive Powertrains also conduct research in the area of "Increasing efficiency and minimizing emissions and noise of vehicle drives". The focus is on the systemic optimization of internal combustion engine drives (gasoline and diesel engines) as well as hybrid and fuel cell drives.
The Chair of Vehicle Propulsion Systems focuses on the following areas: