Conference Chair: Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Detlef Schulz

address / contact

Fakultät für Elektrotechnik
Elektrische Energiesysteme
Holstenhofweg 85
D-22043 Hamburg


phone: +49 40 6541-2757

fax: +49 40 6541-3083

room: H3 / R 128

Research and Industrial Experience

Since 2017Member of the Executive Board of IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) German Chapter,
2016-2017Member of the Board of the Cluster Renewable Energy Hamburg,
Since 2013Conference Chair NEIS,
Since 2013CEO of the Board of the Association for promotion of wind energy and other decentralised energies (FGW e.V.),
04/2013 – 04/2015Vice President Research, Helmut Schmidt University Hamburg
2013 - 2015Spokesman of the Energy Network Hamburg:
Since 06/2013Spokesman of the Research Cluster Aeronautics of the Helmut Schmidt University Hamburg
01/2012 – 04/2013Dean of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Helmut Schmidt University Hamburg
Since 2011Full Member and Member of the Working Group “Energy and Resources” of the Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Hamburg
Since 12/2010Spokesman of the Research Cluster Sustainable Power System of the Helmut Schmidt University Hamburg
2008Promotion prize “Wind2008” for research results in the field of grid integration of wind energy from the “WindEnergieZirkel Hanse e.V.”
2006Habilitation Technical University Berlin: Integration of wind energy converters in electrical grids – state-of-the-art and perspectives of the distributed generation
Since 12/2005Full Professor Department of Electrical Engineering, Chair of Electrical Power Systems, Helmut Schmidt University/Bundeswehr University Hamburg
12/2004 – 12/2005Substitute professorship of Electrical Power Systems and Wind Energy University of Applied Sciences Bremerhaven / Competence Center Wind Energy
20041. Tiburtius-Prize of the Universities of Berlin for the best dissertation of the year 2002
12/2003 – 11/2004EU-Project manager, Research service department, Technical University Berlin
2002Dissertation Technical University Berlin: Investigation of power quality parameters of grid connected photovoltaic and wind energy systems
01/1999 – 09/2003Research and teaching assistant, Institute of Electrical machines and Renewable Energies, Technical University Berlin
08/1997 - 1998Project manager for industrial plants, 1998 Team leader of the group project management and sale for electrical equipment in cement plants, ABB Automation Cottbus GmbH
1992 - 1997Study of Electrical Engineering, Specialization Electrical Power Systems and Drives, Brandenburg Technical University Cottbus
1984 - 1992Professional education as electrician and industrial work experience in some companies

Membership in organisations:
Full Member of the Academy of Sciences and Humanities in Hamburg
Senior Member, IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES)
Energietechnische Gesellschaft (ETG) im VDE e.V.
Energy Network Hamburg:
Association for promotion of wind energy and other decentralised energies (FGW e.V),