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Prof. Dr.  Peter Wriggers

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Academic career and education

since 2008Full Professor of Mechanics at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Leibniz Universität Hannover
2005 - 2006Conjoint Professor at University of Newcastle, Australia
1998 - 2008Full Professor of Mechanics at the Faculty of Civil Engineering, Leibniz Universität Hannover
1990 - 1998Full Professor of Mechanics at Technische Universität Darmstadt
1988 - 1988Visiting Professor at Department of Civil Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, USA
1988Habilitation, Mechanics, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Prof. E. Stein
1984 - 1990Lecturer at Institute for Mechanics and Computational Mechanics, University of Hannover
1983 - 1984Visiting Scholar at University of California, Berkeley, USA (with Prof. Robert L. Taylor)
1981Doctorate, Civil Engineering, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Prof. E. Stein
1976 - 1983Staff Member at Institute of Construction Mechanics, Leibniz Universität Hannover
1976Dipl.-Ing., Civil-Engineering, Leibniz Universität Hannover, Prof. S. Spierig

Highlighted publications

  1. Published

    Computational contact mechanics

    Research output: Book/ReportMonographResearchpeer review

  2. Published

    Nonlinear finite element methods

    Research output: Book/ReportMonographResearchpeer review

  3. Published

    Automation of Finite Element Methods

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Highlighted activities

  1. Computational Mechanics (Journal)

    Activity: Publication/conference peer review and editorial workEditorial work

  2. Computational Particle Mechanics (Journal)

    Activity: Publication/conference peer review and editorial workEditorial work

  3. Bauingenieur (Journal)

    Activity: Publication/conference peer review and editorial workEditorial work

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