Tobias Massier received his diploma and his doctoral degree from the Technical University of Munich in 2002 and 2010 respectively. His research focussed on the structural analysis of analogue integrated circuits.
In 2009, he took over the position of programme manager in order to establish a new Master programme in Power Engineering (MSPE) at the Technical University of Munich.
In 2013, he joined TUMCREATE as Principal Scientist. He leads the Energy and Power Systems Group. His tasks include leadership of a team of researchers, definition of new research areas, acquisition of grant funding, establishment of collaborations with partners from academia, governmental organisations and industry.
Tobias Massier's research focuses on integration of electric vehicles and renewable energies into the grid, as well as alternative energy supply options. This includes renewable options within in Singapore and import of electricity or other energy carriers to Singapore from other countries. Methods he uses in his research are energy and power system modelling and life cycle assessment.