Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics IBP

Building on knowledge

Building physics is one of the keys to a successful building project. The Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics IBP focuses its work on research, development, testing, demonstration and consulting in the various fields of building physics.

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Research for »Living spaces of the future« The Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics IBP at BAU 2019

From January 14 to 19, the Fraunhofer IBP will present innovative products and system solutions in the areas of digitalization, new sustainability, user-friendly residential buildings and resilient city districts.


Press release / 25.10.2018

Trade Fair BAU 2019

The member institutes of the Fraunhofer Building Innovation Alliance, including the Fraunhofer IBP, are working continuously on interdisciplinary solutions and systems to actively shape the "living spaces of the future". With its special show at BAU 2019, Hall C2, Booth 528, the Fraunhofer alliance will be presenting innovative products and system solutions from its construction research.


Trade Show / October 31 – November 3

Better Building – Better Life: Fraunhofer’s Pavilion at FENESTRATION BAU CHINA 2018

Fraunhofer Building Innovation Alliance, carrier and initiator of new and innovative developments in the field of construction research, will be present for the fifth time at this year’s FENESTRATION BAU China, Asia’s leading building fair.


Symposium, 6.-8.3.2018

thinkstep symposium »think 2018«

The 10th thinkstep symposium from March 6-8 is focusing on how to embed sustainability into core business and drive sustainable change. Get inspired by exciting plenum discussions and keynote presentations from international speakers. As part of the symposium, Fraunhofer IBP will be hosting a »Science Meets Business Training« on 6 March in Eulenhof Stuttgart.

Research in Focus


Research in Focus

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Research in Focus

This rubric provides insights into the research work of Fraunhofer IBP.


Testing facilities

Inform yourself about our testing facilties at the Fraunhofer IBP.


Trade Fairs and Events


Business Areas and Fields of Activity