259.302 Current Topics in Building Performance Canceled
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, SE, 1.5h, 2.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 1.5
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to gain insight into current topics and trends in research pertaining to the built environment based on the presented research efforts by university researchers and invited guests.

Subject of course

Researchers of  the department of building physics and building ecology as well as visitors present current and recent research activities and projects. An in-depth understanding of international trends in various fields of building science and technology is offered.

Teaching methods

  • Course in english language
  • Presentation of past, ongoing, and future research by staff researchers and invited guests.
  • Discussion in class.

Mode of examination


Additional information

+++Language is english+++

+++Mandatory Course in Master of Building Science Program, M.1.3.+++


General information lecture 259302 Winterterm 2020/2021

  • tba

Detailprogramm WS2020/2021:  tba


lecture2593@tuwien.ac.at (Subject: Lecture number and a short description of your issue)

E-Mails to other adresses will not be worked on.

Important for Master of Building Science Students:

  • This lecture is part of Modul 1/first semester of the curriculum of Master of Building Science.. Modul 1 needs to be sucessful completed to be able to attend certain courses of the second semester. Therefore, please ensure to tfinish the course in time!

Important for students not enrolled in the Master of Building Science curriculum:

  • Interested students should send an email to lecture2593@tuwien.ac.at to be registered.
  • The course should only be taken, if you are interested in the topic (not "only" due to its language).

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Examination modalities

  • mandatory presence
  • participation in discussions 
  • (timely delivery of) assignments

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.09.2020 18:00 09.10.2020 23:59 09.10.2020 23:59

Registration modalities

Note, that you will receive a grade, if you start to hand in deliverables. 

Registration via TISS is possible for Students of the Master of Building Science Programme

Others, who are interested in particiapation can write an email to lecture2593@tuwien.ac.at, highlighting their interest on the lecture (Why do you want to attend? What are your expectations?).  However, participation is only possible if enough ressources are free.

Application is currently locked manually.


The student has to be enrolled for at least one of the studies listed below


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 444 Building Science and Technology Not specified


No lecture notes are available.

Previous knowledge

Interest in scientific research around Building Performance Modelling & Simulation, Building Physics, Building Ecology.

Accompanying courses