- Senior researcher
- Place of employment
- Works at
- SINTEF Building and Infrastructure
Matthias is a senior researcher at SINTEF Building and Infrastructure in Trondheim, Norway. He is an experienced engineer with degrees in Mechanical Engineering (BSc and Dipl.-Ing.) and Sustainable resource management (MEng) and Architecture (PhD) from Germany, England and Hong Kong. He worked for 10 years as a façade and daylight consultant in Switzerland, Germany and China before he joined SINTEF in 2007.
His main scientific interest is integrated energy design issues, with more than 100 journal and conference paper publications in the areas of energy conservation and the use of solar energy with focus on building envelope, ventilation, and renewable energy supply systems, mainly in commercial buildings.
Matthias is work package leader in CommONEnergy – an EU FP7 project focusing on energy-efficient shopping malls and involved in many other research projects. He has 25 years experience in the field of sustainable buildings with more than 12 years experience in international research collaboration (CIB, IEA SHC, IEA ECB, EU FP6 and FP7).
Retrofitting of existing shopping centres
Track & Session
22 June 15:15-16:45 hr - New technologies for retrofit & energy efficient building: barriers and opportunities for achieving real life integration/performance