Dr. Thomas Schlegl

Head of Department Energy System Analysis, Department Intersectoral Energy Systems and Grid Integration

Research focus

  • Techno-Economic Assessments of Energy Technologies
  • Market Analysis and Business Models
  • Planning and Operating Strategies of Power Plants
  • National and Regional Energy System Assessments
  • Development of Education and Training Modules

Curriculum vitae

Since 2018 Head of Department Energy System Analysis at Fraunhofer ISE
2009-2018 Founding Head of Group Energy System Analysis at Fraunhofer ISE
2010-2014 Member of the Sustainability Board of the City of Freiburg
2010-2013 Elected Member of EUREC Executive Board of the European Renewable Energy Research Centres Agency (EUREC Agency)
2005-2015 Managing Director of Fraunhofer Energy Alliance
2005-2014 Head of Strategic Planning at Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems ISE
2005 Doctorate Degree in Physics (Dr. rer. nat.)
1998 Research internship at Institute Laue-Langevin, Grenoble
1994 - 2001 Diploma in Physics; Physics studies, University of Regensburg, Germany and University of Montpellier II, France

Publications

YearTitle/AuthorDocument Type
2019Causality between Metal Prices: Is Joint Consumption a More Important Determinant than Joint Production of Main and By-Product Metals?
Shammugam, S.; Rathgeber, A.; Schlegl, T.
Journal Article
2019Raw metal needs and supply risks for the development of wind energy in Germany until 2050
Shammugam, S.; Gervais, E.; Schlegl, T.; Rathgeber, A.
Journal Article
2018Meta study on future cross-sectoral decarbonization target systems in comparison to current status of technologies: Discussion Paper
Jülch, V.; Senkpiel, C.; Kost, C.; Hartmann, N.; Schlegl, T.
Report
2018Stromgestehungskosten Erneuerbare Energien: März 2018
Kost, C.; Shammugam, S.; Jülch, V.; Nguyen, H.; Schlegl, T.
Study
2017Electricity cost from renewable energy technologies in Egypt: December 2016
Saad Hussein, N.; Abo Kersh, M.; Kost, C.; Schlegl, T.
Study
2017An optimized energy system planning and operation on distribution grid level - The Decentralized Market Agent as a novel approach
Thomsen, J.; Saad Hussein, N.; Senkpiel, C.; Hartmann, N.; Schlegl, T.
Journal Article
2016Fraunhofer topics of the future "SUPERGRID". Supergrid - Approach for the integration of renewable energy in Europe and North Africa: SUPERGRID study
Platzer, Werner; Boie, Inga; Ragwitz, Mario; Kost, Christoph; Thoma, Jürgen; Vogel, Axel; Fluri, Thomas; Pfeiffer, Wulf; Burmeister, Frank; Tham, Nils; Pudlik, Martin; Bohn, Sven; Agsten, Michael; Bretschneider, Peter; Westermann, Dirk; Kranzer, Dirk; Schlegl, Thomas
Report
2016Fraunhofer Zukunftsthemen "SUPERGRID". Supergrid - Ansatz für die Integration von Erneuerbaren Energien in Europa und Nordafrika: Studie SUPERGRID
Platzer, Werner; Boie, Inga; Ragwitz, Mario; Kost, Christoph; Thoma, Jürgen; Vogel, Axel; Fluri, Thomas; Pfeiffer, Wulf; Burmeister, Frank; Tham, Nils; Pudlik, Martin; Bohn, Sven; Agsten, Michael; Bretschneider, Peter; Westermann, Dirk; Kranzer, Dirk; Schlegl, Thomas
Report
2016Opportunities and challenges of high renewable energy deployment and electricity exchange for North Africa and Europe - scenarios for power sector and transmission infrastructure in 2030 and 2050
Boie, Inga; Kost, Christoph; Bohn, Sven; Agsten, Michael; Bretschneider, Peter; Snigovyi, Oleksandr; Pudlik, Martin; Ragwitz, Mario; Schlegl, Thomas; Westermann, Dirk
Journal Article
2016Towards an energy system in Europe based on renewables - model based analysis of Greece and Germany by coupling a European wide demand and supply model (PRIMES) with a regional and temporal high resolution bottom-up investment and unit-commitment model (RESlion): RESDEGREE, Final Report
Kost, C.; Hartmann, N.; Senkpiel, C.; Schlegl, T.; Zampara, M.; Capros, P.
Report
2015Decentralised Market Agent - Accessing Central Markets with Demand Side Management Technologies
Thomsen, J.; Roulland, A.; Hartmann, N.; Kellermann, M.; Schlegl, T.
Conference Paper
2015A holistic comparative analysis of different storage systems using levelized cost of storage and life cycle indicators
Jülch, V.; Telsnig, T.; Schulz, M.; Hartmann, N.; Thomsen, J.; Eltrop, L.; Schlegl, T.
Journal Article
2015Levelized Cost of Storage Method Applied to Compressed Air Energy Storage
Jülch, V.; Jürgensen, J.; Hartmann, N.; Thomsen, J.; Schlegl, T.
Conference Paper
2015Model based analysis of the EU power system based on RES - a case study for Greece and Germany
Capros, P.; Zampara, M.; Tasios, N.; Papadopoulos, D.; Kost, C.; Hartmann, N.; Senkpiel, C.; Schlegl, T.
Conference Paper
2015Photovoltaik
Jülch, V.; Hartmann, N.; Saad Hussein, N.; Schlegl, T.
Book Article
2015Renewable energy expansion and interaction in Europe: High resolution of RES potentials in energy system modeling
Kost, C.; Junne, T.; Senkpiel, C.; Hartmann, N.; Schlegl, T.; Zampara, M.; Capros, P.
Conference Paper
2015Stromerzeugung aus Windenergie
Hartmann, N.; Saad Hussein, N.; Taumann, M.; Jülch, V.; Schlegl, T.
Book Article
2014Levelized Cost of Electricity: PV and CPV in Comparison to Other Technologies
Kost, C.; Mayer, J., N.; Thomson, J.; Hartmann, N.; Senkpiel, C.; Philipps, S.P.; Nold, S.; Lude, S.; Saad, N.; Schmidt, J.; Schlegl, T.
Conference Paper
2014Der Weg zu einer Erneubaren Stromversorgung in Deutschland - ein Investorenbasierter Ansatz
Senkpiel, C.; Hartmann, N.; Taumann, M.; Schlegl, T.
Journal Article
2013Ausbaustrategien für erneuerbare Energien in Nordafrika: Fraunhofer Zukunftsthemen SUPERGRID. Meilenstein 1.1
Boie, Inga; Kost, Christoph; Pudlik, Martin; Ragwitz, Mario; Schlegl, Thomas; Sensfuß, Frank; Mende, Florian
Book
2013Levelized cost of electricity - renewable energy technologies: November 2013
Kost, C.; Mayer, J.N.; Thomsen, J.; Hartmann, N.; Senkpiel, C.; Philipps, S.; Nold, S.; Lude, S.; Saad, N.; Schlegl, T.
Study
2013Long Term Development of the German Electricity Generation System Including Storage - a Bottom up Investment Decision Approach with a High Spatial Resolution
Senkpiel, C.; Hartmann, N.; Taumann, M.; Schlegl, T.
Conference Paper
2013Stromgestehungskosten Erneuerbare Energien: November 2013
Kost, C.; Mayer, J.N.; Thomsen, J.; Hartmann, N.; Senkpiel, C.; Philipps, S.; Nold, S.; Lude, S.; Schlegl, T.
Study
2012Developing Local Value Creation in an Emerging CSP Market: The Case of Morocco
Thomsen, J.; Kost, C.; Saad, N.; Schlegl, T.
Conference Paper
2012Studie Stromgestehungskosten Erneuerbare Energien
Kost, C.; Schlegl, T.; Thomsen, J.; Nold, S.; Mayer, J.
Study
2012Value generation of future CSP projects in North Africa
Kost, C.; Engelken, M.; Schlegl, T.
Journal Article
2011Industry Strategies in New CSP Markets: North Africa
Kost, C.; Engelken, M.A.; Schlegl, T.
Conference Paper
2010Studie Stromgestehungskosten Erneuerbare Energien
Kost, Christoph; Schlegl, Thomas
Study
2005Determination of the temperature coefficients of various III-V solar cells
Siefer, G.; Abbott, P.; Baur, C.; Schlegl, T.; Bett, A.W.
Conference Paper
2005GaSb based PV modules for a TPV generator system
Schlegl, T.; Abbott, P.; Aicher, T.; Dimroth, F.; Siefer, G.; Szolak, R.; Bett, A.W.
Conference Paper
2005GaSb-Photovoltaikzellen für die Thermophotovoltaik
Schlegl, T.
Dissertation
2004Development of a novel TPV power generator
Aicher, T.; Kästner, P.; Gopinath, A.; Gombert, A.; Bett, A.W.; Schlegl, T.; Hebling, C.; Luther, J.
Conference Paper
This publication list has been generated from the publication database Fraunhofer-Publica.