Prof. Günther Meschke
Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Germany
Prof. Günther Meschke is the chair of the Statics and Dynamics at Ruhr-University Bochum. He received PhD degree in constructive engineering at Vienna University of Technology. He became professor at the Institute for Statics and Dynamics at the Ruhr-University Bochum since 1998.
His research and professional practice are primarily related to numerical structural mechanics, multi-field and multi-scale models for materials, numerical algorithms for multi-field simulations, numerical models for short and long-term damage and degradation of materials, implementation of industrial R&D projects and scientific consultancy in the design and calculation of supporting structures and reports on damage etc.
In last 30 years, Prof. Günther Meschke has produced nearly 300 scientific essays and (co-)organized over 40 scientific conferences and minisymposia. His honors include Award of the City of Vienna for science and Kardinal Innitzer Studienfonds. Prof. Günther Meschke is a member of the North Rhine-Westphalian Academy of Sciences and Arts, the German Academy of Engineering Sciences(Acatech), the Austrian Academy of Sciences (Acatech) and the Austrian Science Council.