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Researcher Profile

DI Dr. Edith Haslinger

DI Dr. Edith Haslinger





Competence Unit

Integrated Energy Systems


Giefinggasse 2, 1210 Vienna


Field: Integrated Energy Systems

Main Research: Geothermal energy

Experience: Low-temperature heating and cooling grids Low and high temperature Underground storage systems (UTES: ATES, BTES, CTES) Assessment of geofluids regarding their scaling and corrosion potential Heat extraction from infrastructure (tunnels, roads, etc.) Concepts for re-use of infrastructure from the gas and oil Industry (drillings, pipes, pumps) Thermophysical Experiments for Determination of Parameters decisive for heat transfer in the underground (thermal conductivity and capacity, geomechanical effects etc.)

  • 2009-: Scientist
    AIT Austrian Institute of Technology / Austria
  • 2010--: Lecturer for Geothermal Energy
    University of Applied Sciences, FH Technikum, Master for Renewable Urban Energy / Austria
  • 2003-2004: University Assistant
    University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna; Institute of Applied Geology / Austria
  • 2005-2008: Geologist
    Geological Survey of Austria, Dept. Geochemistry and Raw Material / Austria
  • 2004-2005: Scientist
    Federal Environment Agency, Dept. Groundwater / Austria
  • 2019 - : Geothermal Association Austria - Management Committee
  • 2019 - : COST Action 18219 - Geothermal DHC - Management Committee, Science Communication Manager
  • 2018 -: ETIP-RHC Geothermal Panel, Member
  • 2019 - : Austrian Geothermal Association, Member of Management Committee and Spokeswoman of Panel on Research and Education


  • Geological and hydrogeological fundamentals of geothermal energy (2010)
    FH Technikum Wien
  • Deep geothermal energy (2018)
    University of Graz

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