itke is located in Stuttgart, Germany, in KI tower on the campus city centera of the University of Stuttgart.


University of Stuttgart
Institute of Building Structures and Structural Design
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jan Knippers

Department of Bio-based Materials and Materials Cycles in Architecture (BioMat)
Jun.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hanaa Dahy

Keplerstrasse 11
70174 Stuttgart, Germany

phone: +49-(0)711-685-83280
fax.: +49-(0)711-685-82756


Opening hours of the secretary and library:
Tuesday – Thursday: 9.00 – 12.00 AM and 2.00 – 5.00 PM
Due to the present situation (Covid-19) the ITKE is not open to the public
but you are welcome to contact us via e-Mail and / or phone. Thank you for your understanding.


By public transport

Coming from the city: City railway U29 or U14 to leave at the top “Börsenplatz”.

Timetable information by VVS [de]

By car

Direction "Stuttgart Zentrum", "Hauptbahnhof Stuttgart", Friedrichstraße (B 27 direction "Tübingen"), Gateway Schellingstraße.

If arriving by car, please note the information on the low emission zone and the ban on diesel vehicles.

By plane

The train stop is located directly beneath the airport. Just follow the signs marked “S”. Take a train (S2 or S3) into the direction “Hauptbahnhof” (central station). Buy a ticket for two zones at one of the orange colored vending machines. Take a train to the station (“Hauptbahnhof”) and get off there. Take either the City railway U29 or U14: station “Börsenplatz” or the bus 40 or 42: stop “Katharinenhospital”.

Timetable information by VVS [de]

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