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Prof. Dr.-Ing.

Reiner Johannes Schütt

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Short description
Prof. Dr. Reiner Johannes Schütt is the coordinator of focus area “automation of sustainable energy systems” in the “Competence Centre Renewable Energies and Climate Protection Schleswig-Holstein” and member of the “Institute for the Transformation of Energy Systems”. Prof. Schütt received the Diploma degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Hannover in 1987. Prof. Schütt started his profes-sional career as an R&D engineer in the department of power electronics at the University of Hannover and worked for several years as a technical director at ENERCON Nord Electronic GmbH. In 1998 he joined the West Coast University of Applied Sciences in Schleswig-Holstein as a Professor for Electrical Drives and Control with focus on applications in decentralized sustainable energy systems. He published numerous technical journals and conference proceedings especially in the field of control and automation of decentralized electrical generators. In 2010 he published the “Innovation
Prof. Dr.-Ing., West Coast University of Applied Science, Heide, 1998
Dr.-Ing, University of Honover (Leibniz University), Hannover 1992
Dipl.-Ing., University of Honover (Leibniz University), Hannover 1987
Professor in Control and Electrical Drives (1998 - ongoing)
Technical Director (1993 - 1998)
Vice Technical Director (1992 - 1993)

Research data

Research level
Area of research
Energy engineering ,
Research topic
Grid Integration, Decentralized Renewable Power Plants, Control, Automation, Power Electronics, Wind Turbine, Wind Power Plant, Electrical Grid Optimization, New Electrical Grid Equipment
Research institute
Westküste University of Applied Sciences
Research institute location
Engineering and Technology
Institute of the Transformation of the Energy System
Control/Electric Drives
Research institute 2
Flensburg University of Applied Sciences
Research institute location 2
Department 2
Institution 2
Wind Energy Technology Institute
Chair 2
Control and Automation of Wind Power Plants

Publications and projects

Selected publications
Schütt, Reiner; Lindegaard, Thorben; Eggert, Sven; Leiße, Ingmar; Dyussembekova, Nassipkul; Hebbeln, Imke; Rose, Maximilian Concept and Control Strategy for the Grid Friendly Use of Medium Voltage Direct Current Links in German Distribution Grids, 2022 IEEE 13th International Symposium on Power Electronics for Distributed Generation Systems (PEDG); DOI 10.1109/PEDG54999.2022.9923271
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Schütt, Reiner; Dyussembekova, Nassipkul; Temirgaliyeva, Nazym; Umyshev, Dias; Shavdinova, Madina, Betralieva, Bamesh Assessment of energy efficiency measures impact on energy performance in educational building Kazakh-German University Almaty, 2022 Sustainablity 2022, 14(16), 9813;
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Schütt, Reiner: Balke, Carina Möglichkeiten und Anwendungen zellularer Energienetze; SMART SYSTEMS2019; Großmann, Uwe; Kunold, Ingo: SMART ENERGY AND SMART SYSTEMS; Verlag Werner Hülsbusch; ISBN 978-3-86488-159-6; 2019
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Selected sponsored projects
„SYSTOGEN100“ - Grid friendly Layout and Use of Energy Systems with Electrolyzers „H2GIGA“, 7. Energieforschungsprogramms der Bundesregierung des BMBF Fichtner IT Consulting, Tachycon, DLR Deutsches Zentrum fürLuft- und Raumfahrt, Meteolytix, EARH 600 T€, four years, ongoing from 2021
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„ENSURE II“ – New Energy Grid Structures for the Energy Transformation „KOPERNIKUS – Die Zukunft unserer Energie“, BMBF Hitache Energy, Siemens AG, Tennet AG, Maschinenfabrik Reinhausen, OFFIS, Stadtwerke Kiel, DVGW, FGH, Germanwatch e.V. , Deutsche Umwelthilfe e.V., KIT, Bergische Universität Wuppertal, Christian-Albrechts-Universität Kiel, Universität zu Köln, Friedrich- Alexander Universtität Nürnberg, 840 T€, three years, ongoing from 2020
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„MVDC-OPT“ MVDC Short Coupling to optimize the use of MV grid infrastructure Förderlinie Hochschule – Wirtschaft – Transfer der Energie- und Klimaschutz Schleswig-Holstein (EKSH) Schleswig-Holstein Netz AG, Stadtwerke Heide, Stadtwerke Norderstedt, Stadtwerke Elmshorn 150 T€, two years, ongoing from 2022
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Committees and Awards

Selected councils
Reviewer „IEEE PES Transactions on Sustainable Energy“, IEEE Power and Energy Society, since 2015
Kuratorium Fraunhofer Instituts für Siliziumtechnologie Itzehoe (ISIT) 2015 -2022
Commitee „Akkreditierungsagentur für Studiengänge der Ingenieurwissenschaften, der Informatik, der Naturwissenschaften und der Mathematik“ (ASIIN), ongoing