Matthias Sulzer

Matthias Sulzer

Visiting Faculty


Prof. Matthias Sulzer is the senior scientist at the "Urban Energy System Lab" of Empa. He teaches at ETH Zurich and holds a visiting faculty appointment at the Berkeley Lab in California. After obtaining his master's degree from the University of New South Wales in Sydney, he implemented numerous entrepreneurial and innovative ideas. Today, he focuses his scientific work on urban energy systems and supports various start-ups in this field. (


Building technology, Bachelor degree, University of Applied Science Lucerne, School of Engineering, 1995
MBA, energy economics, Master degree, Universities of New South Wales and University of Sydney, 1999
Didactic for lecturers, University of Applied Science Lucerne, 2005/2013