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.

The lectures and exercises start on November 2nd, 2020 and will be broadcast via video conference.

Important information about online lectures and Moodle courses

The establishment and access control of the Moodle courses for the winter semester 2020/2021 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 semester start has been postponed to 20th April 2020.

We are at present setting up the basis for online-lectures without students being present. The aim is to offer all students a worthwhile and interesting summer semester 2020, with their results being fully recognized.


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


23rd of October 2020 AISS2020 - Autonomous Inland and Short Sea Shipping Conference


Please kindly register until 2nd October 2020, either for on-site participation (restricted number of persons due to the Covid-19 regulations) or for online-participation. Late registrations may not be accepted.

Claudia O’Donoghue:
Fon: +49 (0) 203 379 4596

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