Univ. Prof. Dr. Reinhard Pippan

Function: Senior Scientist, retired
Freelancer at ESI and Mercator Fellow of DFG
Room: 114
Phone: +43 (0) 3842-804-114
E-Mail: reinhard.pippan(at)oeaw.ac.at


  • A novel setup for wafer curvature measurement at very high heating rates
    T. Islam, J. Zechner, M. Bernardoni, M. Nelhiebel, R. Pippan
    Rev. Sci. Instrum.88, ARTN 024709 (2017)
  • Structural anisotropy in equal-channel angular extruded nickel revealed by dilatometric study of excess volume
    J.A. Kotzurek, W. Sprengel, M. Krystian, S. Simic, P. Poelt, A. Hohenwarter, R. Pippan, R. Wuerschum
    Int. J. Mater. Res.108, 81-88 (2017)
  • High pressure torsion
    H.A. Pippan R.
    In: Rosochowski A., ed. Severe Plastic Deformation Technology, Whittles Publishing (2017, Chapter 4)
  • Microtexture Analysis of Restoration Mechanisms during High Pressure Torsion of Pure Nickel
    P. Ghosh, O. Renk, R. Pippan
    Materials Science & Engineering A684, 101-109 (2017)
  • Intrinsic behaviour of mode II and mode III long fatigue cracks in zirconium and the Ti-6Al-4V alloy
    T. Vojtek, J. Pokluda, A. Hohenwarter, R. Pippan
    Solid State Phenomena258, 265-268 (2017)
  • Crack closure and retardation effects – experiments and modelling
    J. Maierhofer, H.-P. Gänser, R. Pippan
    Procedia Structural Integrity4, 19-26 (2017)
  • Ab initio search for cohesion-enhancing impurity elements at grain boundaries in molybdenum and tungsten
    D. Scheiber, R. Pippan, P. Puschnig, L. Romaner
    Model. Simul. Mater. Sci. Eng.24, ARTN 085009 (2016)
  • Improved fracture behavior and microstructural characterization of thin tungsten foils
    V. Nikolic, S. Wurster, D. Firneis, R. Pippan
    Nuclear Materials and Energy9, 181-188 (2016)
  • Ab-initio search for cohesion-enhancing solute elements at grain boundaries in molybdenum and tungsten
    D. Scheiber, R. Pippan, P. Puschnig, A. Ruban, L. Romaner
    Int. J. Refract. Met. Hard Mat.60, 75-81 (2016)
  • Experimental evidence of a common local mode II growth mechanism of fatigue cracks loaded in modes II, III and II plus III in niobium and titanium
    T. Vojtek, A. Hohenwarter, R. Pippan, J. Pokluda
    Int. J. Fatigue92, 470-477 (2016)