Katharina Wohlfarth studied psychology (Dipl.-Psych.), economics and mathematics at the University of Freiburg. She did her diploma thesis in a research company about energy efficiency by smart metering, where she afterwards worked as market researcher on new energy products and services, efficiency programs and intelligent energy measurement. Her work focus is on evaluation of field studies, acceptance and effects of technologies.
Since the beginning of 2013 she’s at the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI/ Karlsruhe in the Competence Center Energy Policy and Energy Markets.