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Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Dr. h.c. mult. Dr.-Ing. E.h. Peter Wriggers


Full Professor (W3), Head of the Institute of Continuum Mechanics,
Vice President for Research at Leibniz Universität Hannover
Institute of Continuum Mechanics
Appelstr. 11
30167 Hannover
room: A545

phone:+49 511.762-2220
fax:+49 511.762-5496
mail:wriggersikm.uni-hannover.de
hours:daily from 2 p.m.

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Academic Degrees

 

1988 Habilitation, Mechanics, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Prof. E. Stein
1981 Doctorate, Civil Engineering, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Prof. E. Stein
1976 Dipl.-Ing., Civil-Engineering, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Prof. S. Spierig

Academic Positions

 

since 2008 Full Professor of Mechanics at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Leibniz Universität Hannover
2005 - 2006 Conjoint Professor at University of Newcastle, Australia
1998 - 2008 Full Professor of Mechanics at the Faculty of Civil Engineering, Leibniz Universität Hannover
1990 - 1998 Full Professor of Mechanics at Technische Universität Darmstadt
1988 - 1988 Visiting Professor at Department of Civil Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, USA
1984 - 1990Lecturer at Institute for Mechanics and Computational Mechacnics, University of Hannover
1983 - 1984 Visiting Scholar at University of California, Berkeley, USA (with Prof. Robert L. Taylor)
1976 - 1983 Staff Member at Institute of Construction Mechanics, Leibniz Universität Hannover

Activities

 

2016Re-elected member of the Executive Committee of IACM
2015Member of the Academic Assembly of CISM (International Center of Mechanical Sciences)
2015 - 2016Chair of the Executive Committee of the Applied Mechanics Division of ASME
since 2015 Vice President for Research at Leibniz Universität Hannover
2011 - 2016 Member of the Executive Committee of the Applied Mechanics Division of ASME
2011 - 2017 Member of the DFG senate committee for Collaborate Research Centres (CRC)
since 2011 Vice President of IACM (International Association for Computational Mechanics)
2008 - 2012 President of GACM (German Association for Computational Mechanics)
2011 - 2013 Vice President of GAMM (Society for Applied Mathematics and Mechanics)
since 2009Member of the Executive Committee of International Association for Computational Mechanics
2008 -2010 President of GAMM 
2007 - 2011Member of the ERC review panel for Starting and Consolidator Grants
2006 - 2015 Member of selection committee of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation for Humboldt Fellowships (since 2010 chairman)
2004 - 2011 Member of DFG Experts Architecture/Civil Engineering and Medical Technology
2001 - 2004Member of the Advisory Board of the "Transatlantic Science and Humanities Program" of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
2001 - 2008Vice President of GACM

Awards

 

2015 Honorary Doctorate “Dr.-Ing. E.h.” of the TU Darmstadt, Germany
2013 “Zienkiewicz Medal” of the Polish Association for Computational Mechanics (PACM)
2013 Honorary Doctorate “Dr. h. c. “ of the ENS Cachan, Paris, France
2013 Honorary Doctorate “Dr. h. c. “ of the University of Technology Poznan
2011 Grand Prize of the Japan Society for Computational Engineering and Science (JSCES)
2011 “Russell Severance Springer Professor“, Visiting Chair at ME Department, UC Berkeley
2010 “IACM Award” (IACM)
2008 “Euler Medal” of ECCOMAS
2006 Computational Mechanics Award (IACM)
2003 - 2004 ARC Linkage Professorship at University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia
2004 “Highly Commended Award” for paper in Engineering Computations
2002 Fellow of the International Association for Computational Mechanics (IACM)
2002 “Literati Award for Excellence” to the best paper 2002 in Engineering Computations
1981 “Christian-Kuhlemann-Scholarship” for best PhD-thesis, University of Hannover

Academy Membership

2004 Member of the National Academy of Engineering, “acatech”, Gemany
2004 Member of the “Academy of Science and Literature”, Mainz, Germany
1999 Member of Braunschweigische Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft, Braunschweig, Germany

Books

Journals

  • Editor-in-Chief:
    Computational Mechanics
  • Associated Editor
    International Journal for Numerical methods in Engineering (1998-2001)
    Der Bauingenieur (since 2003)
  • Member of the Editorial Board:
    • Since 1990    Engineering Computations
    • Since 1990    International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
    • Since 1994    International Journal for Engineering Analysis and Design
    • Since 1995    Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering
    • Since 1997    Computers & Structures
    • Since 1997    International Journal of Solids and Structures
    • Since 1997    International Journal of Forming Processes
    • Since 1998    Engineering with Computers
    • Since 2000    Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering
    • Since 2000    International Journal for Computational Civil and Structural Engineering
    • Since 2000    Computational Engineering Science
    • Since 2002    Journal of Computational Biomechanics
    • Since 2003    International Journal of Computational Methods
    • Since 2003    Latin American Journal of Solids and Structures
    • Since 2003    International Journal for Multiscale Computational Engineering

Supplementary

WCCM Tagung IV, 1998 Buenos Aires