Person

Dipl. Ing. Dr. nat. tech. Bernhard Zettl

Innovative heat and energy storage, Phase change materials (PCM), thermochemical energy storage materials, Thermochemical energy storage, sorption process technology

Education

Technical University Vienna, Technical Physics, Diploma-Thesis
Oct 1986 - Jun 1997
Technical Kollege, Electronics and Information Technology
Sep 1980 - Jun 1985

Professional career & activities

Univ. of Applied Sciences Upper Austria, Avocational Lecturer OET
Jan 2009 - dato
Austria Solar Innovation Center - ASIC, Project Leader and Senior Researcher, PM and research in the field of thermochemical heat storage
Jan 2009 - Jun 2016
Univ. of Nat. Res. and Life Sci., Dept. of Material Sciences, Post-Doc., Research in materials development
Jul 2004 - Jun 2007

Research interests

  • Thermochemical energy storage
  • Innovative heat and energy storage
  • thermochemical energy storage materials
  • Phase change materials (PCM)
  • sorption process technology
2018
B. Zettl, H. Kirchsteiger - AN OPEN SORPTION HEAT STORAGE APPLICATION - Proceeding of the International Sustainable Energy Conference – ISEC 2018, Graz, Graz, Austria, 2018, pp. 8 more
2017
B. Zettl - Open sorption for long term heat storage - Science Brunch des KLIEN, Wien, Austria, 2017, pp. 51-61 more
2016
C. Reichl, G. Englmair, B. Zettl, D. Lager - Fluid dynamics simulations for an open-sorption heat storage drum reactor based on a thermos-physical kinetic model and experimental observations - APPLIED THERMAL ENGINEERING, Vol. 107, No. 1, 2016, pp. 994-1007 more
2015
B. Zettl, G. Englmair, W. Somitsch - An Open Sorption Heat Storage Concept and Materials for Building Heat Supply - Energy Procedia , Vol. 73, No. 1, 2015, pp. 297-304 more
2014
G. Englmair, B. Zettl, D. Lager - Characterisation of a Rotating Adsorber Designed for Thermochemical Heat Storage Processes - EuroSun2014, Aix-les-Bains, France, France, 2014 more
2014
B. Zettl, G. Englmair, G. Steinmaurer - Development of a revolving drum reactor for open-sorption heat storage processes - APPLIED THERMAL ENGINEERING, Vol. 70, No. 1, 2014, pp. 42-49 more
2014
B. Zettl - Entwicklung eines offenen Adsorptionsprozesses in einem Trommelreaktor - Proceedings of the 11th Int. Conf. on Solar Heating and Cooling, Gleisdorf AUSTRIA, Austria, 2014 more
2010
B. Zettl - Austrian Masterplan Thermal Energy Storage - Proceedings of the Int. Conf. on Solar Heating, Cooling and Buildings, Graz, Graz, Austria, 2010 more
2006
B. Zettl - Process of treament of mineralic materials, 2006