for Students


We actively participate in teaching at the TU Clausthal. Currently, the following courses are offered by members of the department:

Winter semester:

Landfill Mining (Dr.-Ing. Andreas Sauter), with the following focus:

  • Landfills

  • Landfill reclamation

  • Mining dumps

  • Drilling methods

Summer term

Introduction to Waste Management (Dr.-Ing. Andreas Sauter), with the following main topics:

  • Raw materials management and waste management

  • Legal regulations of waste management

    • International

    • Germany

  • Waste management structures

  • Product responsibility


If you are interested, we offer theses on various topics. Please contact Florian Hansen (



M. Sc. Florian Hansen Research Associate Resource Technology and Systems

Contact Phone: +49 5323 72-6249 E-Mail: