Institut für angewandtes Stoffstrommanagement (IfaS)
The Institute for Applied Material Flow Management (IfaS) is a higher research institute of Trier University of Applied Sciences located at Environmental Campus Birkenfeld (ECB). IfaS was founded in 2001 thanks to the initiative of a few committed professors from the disciplines of Material Flow Management, Ecology, Business Management, Physics/Process Engineering and Communication/Ethics. The aim of IfaS is to promote the sustainable optimization of regional and operational material flows in specific and practice-oriented projects worldwide.
Nowadays, their interdisciplinary team includes seven professors, 30 members of staff and various interns and student assistants from the following specialisations amongst others:
Industrial engineering and management
Spatial and environmental planning
Environmental law.See more