Dr. Thomas Schlegl

Head of Group 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 2009 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)
Since 2005 Managing Director of Fraunhofer Energy Alliance
Since 2005 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
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.