Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery

The chair is recognized as a leading center for education, training and research in petroleum production and geothermal engineering with strong ties to a wide range of industries.

We are committed to research programs that meet the requirements of an environmentally conscious and responsible energy recovery including natural gas, petroleum, geothermal energy and other unconventionals. The international and interdisciplinary team of the chair is constantly working on innovative solutions for the future.

Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery

Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery

DPE

Research

Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)

Geothermal Energy Recovery

Sucker Rod Pump Systems

Ultrasound in Oil and Gas Industry

Faculty

Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.mont. Herbert Hofstätter - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.mont.
Herbert Hofstätter
Head of Chair, University Professor

Scientific Staff

Ao.Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn. Wilhelm Brandstätter - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Ao.Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.techn.
Wilhelm Brandstätter
Associate Professor
Dipl.-Ing. Patrick Eisner - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Dipl.-Ing.
Patrick Eisner
Research Associate
Dipl.-Ing. Mohsen Fakhari - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Dipl.-Ing.
Mohsen Fakhari
Research Associate
Dipl.-Ing. Dr.mont. Rudolf Fruhwirth - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Dipl.-Ing. Dr.mont.
Rudolf Fruhwirth
Research Associate
Dipl.-Ing. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.mont. Clemens Langbauer - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Dipl.-Ing. Dipl.-Ing. Dr.mont.
Clemens Langbauer
Research Associate
Dipl.-Ing. Yiwen Xu - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Dipl.-Ing.
Yiwen Xu
Research Associate
Dipl.-Ing. Abbas Zamani - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Dipl.-Ing.
Abbas Zamani
Research Associate
MSc Verena Leitenmüller - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
MSc
Verena Leitenmüller
Senior Lecturer
Inz. Mikhail Pavlov - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Inz.
Mikhail Pavlov
Senior Lecturer
Dipl.-Ing. Dr. mont. MBA Thomas Gäbler - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Dipl.-Ing. Dr. mont. MBA
Thomas Gäbler
Visiting Lecturer
Dipl.-Ing. Thomas Spörker - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Dipl.-Ing.
Thomas Spörker
Visiting Lecturer
Dipl.-Ing. Fatemeh Fazeli Tehrani - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Dipl.-Ing.
Fatemeh Fazeli Tehrani
University Assistant

Staff

 Irene Jauck - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Irene Jauck
Office Manager
Ing. Johannes Brandegger - Petroleum and Geothermal Energy Recovery
Ing.
Johannes Brandegger
Technician