Klaus Peter Sedlbauer is a German building physicist who has made important contributions in the areas of building biology, energy, life cycle assessment, product development, hygrothermal energy and indoor climate. He is head of the Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics and full professor of the Chair for Building Physics at the Technical University of Munich.
Sedlbauer studied physics at the Ludwig Maximilians University from 1986 to 1992 and graduated as a physicist. From 1992 to 1994 Sedlbauer was a research assistant at the Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft. The focus of his work at the Holzkirchen and Stuttgart locations was on the topics of energy, life cycle assessment, product development, hygrothermal energy and indoor climate. He wrote his dissertation at the Faculty of Civil Engineering at the University of Stuttgart on the topic of predicting mold growth. Since April 1, 2014, Sedlbauer has been Professor of Building Physics at the Building Geo Environment Faculty of Engineering at the Technical University of Munich.