Chair of Urban Water Systems Engineering

Welcome to the Chair of Urban Water Systems Engineering at the Technische Universität München. Our research activities are centered around sustainable, energy-efficient urban water and wastewater systems, energy recovery from wastewater and anaerobic technologies, storm water treatment and management, microbial systems, engineered natural treatment systems, advanced water treatment (membrane- and oxidation hybrid processes), water recycling, and state-of-the-art analytical tools for process control and water quality.


PD Dr. rer. nat. habil. Thomas Letzel was elected to the Management Committee ESSEM COST Action ES1307 "Sewage biomarker analysis for community health assessment" representating Germany. [more]

The editors of have published an article about the EU Project Chemlab II. [more]

Latest from education and science, research and development: A portrait of the Chair and Research Center of Urban Water Systems Engineering at the TU München. [more]

During the 9th IWA International Water Reclamation and Reuse Conference in Windhoek (Namibia), Prof. Drewes was elected as the new Chair of the Water Reuse Specialist Group (WRSG) of the International Water... [more]

International Collaborators

Member of German Water Partnership