Component Testing

Dr.-Ing.

Yves Becker

Postdoc Design of Composite Structures

Special expertise:
Fiber composite applications in the field of medical technology, development and design of fiber composite structures, numerical simulation and optimization, experimental testing of components and parts
Room: 58/232

Stefan Brunner

Tecnical Staff Tribology

Special expertise:
Design, construction, assembly and maintenance of tribometers, development of tribological test methods, machining of test specimenm, component testing

Stefan Gabriel

Technical Staff Crash & Energy Absorption

Special expertise:
Crash and energy absorption, dynamic material testing, sample preparation, development and design of test setups
Room: 58/233

Dipl.-Chem.

Andreas Gebhard

Manager Tribology

Special expertise:
Tribology of polymers, tribometers and tribometry, transfer films, development of polymeric composite materials, laboratory information management, data modeling
Room: 58/433

Werner Gölzer

Technical Staff Design of Composite Structures

Special expertise:
Component testing, material testing, test specimen production/sample preparation, development and design of test setups and test procedures
Room: 58/233

Prof. Dr.-Ing.

Joachim Hausmann

Research Director Component Development & Manager Fatigue & Life Time Prediction

Special expertise:
Method development for realistic and efficient material and component testing under consideration of environmental influences (temperature, humidity, media)
Room: 58/584

Dr.-Ing.

Nicole Motsch-Eichmann

Manager Design of Composite Structures

Special expertise:
Design development and construction of fiber composite structures, finite element calculation (static), development of load introduction areas, experimental testing of components and parts, topology and shape optimization
Room: 58/234

Dr.-Ing.

David Scheliga

Postdoc Crash & Energy Absorption

Special expertise:
Mechanical characterization of materials (strain rate & temperature variation), standardization, FEM simulation (mechanical), parameter identification of material models, validation of FE simulation models by experimental investigations, development of Python packages, digital image correlation
Room: 58/244

Dr.-Ing.

Sebastian Schmeer

Deputy Research Director Component Development & Manager Crash & Energy Absorption

Special expertise:
Mechanical characterisation of materials, components and joints (strain rate & temperature varying), DIN/ISO standardisation, material behaviour under multi-axiality (tension/compression and torsion), FEM simulation (mechanical), material model parameterisation, validation of FE simulation models by experimental investigations, structural integrity, metal-fibre composites
Room: 58/239

Dipl.-Ing. (FH)

Ralph Schneider

Laboratory Engineer Fatigue & Life Time Prediction

Special expertise:
Destructive component and material testing, crash testing, hydraulic test engineering, development of test setups and test procedures
Room: 58/237

Joachim Stephan

Technical Staff Tribology

Special expertise:
Tribological material testing, production of test specimens, special tribological tests, documentation of tribological damages
Room: 58/435