Due to rapid economic growth, the Vietnamese construction industry is facing new challenges regarding physical building properties and the ability to use new materials.

CAMaRSEC is therefore addressing issues for applying energy- and resource-efficient construction in Việt Nam. Based on interdisciplinary problem analysis and fundamental research, effective infrastructures for research, characteristic value determination, training, education and the transfer of scientific results into Vietnamese construction and planning practices are being developed.

Climate-adapted material research for the socio-economic context in Việt Nam


01/07/2019-30/06/2022 with extension to 30/06/2023

Project area(s)

Hà Nội and Hồ Chí Minh City

Coordination (GER)

Dr. Dirk Schwede
University of Stuttgart Institute for Building Energetics, Thermotechnology and Energy Storage
Pfaffenwaldring 35
70563 Stuttgart
+49 711 685 62090

Coordination (VN)

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nguyễn Văn Tuấn
Hanoi University of Civil Engineering (HUCE)
55 Giải Phóng, Hai Bà Trưng district
Hà Nội
+84 909886386   

Project partner (GER)

  • University of Hamburg
  • Fraunhofer Society for the Promotion of Applied Research e.V.
  • TAURUS Instruments AG
  • BFW Berufsförderwerk BAU Sachsen e.V.

Project partner (VN)

  • Vietnamese Institute for Building Materials (VIBM)
  • National University of Civil Engineering (NUCE)
  • Tôn Đức Thắng University (TDTU)
  • College of Urban Works Construction (CUWC)
  • Vietnam National Construction Consultants Corporation (VNCC)