IWU in numbers

  • Shareholders
    Shareholders of the Institut Wohnen und Umwelt GmbH are the State of Hesse and the city of Darmstadt.
  • Capital stock
    The capital stock of the Institut Wohnen und Umwelt GmbH are 200.000 €.
  • Staff
    The Institute has about 45 employees from the following disciplines: architecture, biology, electrical engineering, geography, law, mechanical engineering, mathematics, physics, urban planning, sociology and economics.
  • Projects
    About 40 different projects are carried out each year.
  • Publications
    An average of 60 scientific publications are released every year.
  • Library
    The library has more than 45.000 books and about 150 journals. The IWU has its own publishing company to release the research results.