Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, at the Institute of Ship Technology, Ocean Engineering and Transport Systems as well some amendments have to be made regarding the usual procedures.

Following please find the relevant information and further links on the main aspects, i.e. teaching and research.

University of Duisburg-Essen 

Faculty of Engineering

Important information about online lectures and Moodle courses

The establishment and access control of the Moodle courses for the summer semester 2021 takes place via the LSF registration procedure. Students who have registered for a course in the LSF will be informed of the access code for the associated Moodle courses via the LSF. All information about online events and course documents can be found in the Moodle courses. Further information on the LSF receipt function for students can be found at:


The lectures and exercises start on April 12th, 2021 and will be broadcast via video conference.


Further information


Many of our staff members and Ph.D. students currently work from home. They have full access to our systems, enabling them to work on their projects and dissertations without any restrictions.

You can contact all staff members and Ph.D. students by email or telephone. Therefore, we would ask you to refrain from any personal contacts. Instead, kindly get in touch with our staff by telephone or video conference.

Staff members and Ph.D. students


2nd and 3rd November 2021Autonomous Inland and Short Sea Shipping Conference

Call for Papers
Competence Centre for Autonomous Inland and Short Sea Shipping
Supported by Chambers of Commerce in the Ruhr Region

Call for Papers