em. o. Univ.-Prof. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn.

Franz G. Rammerstorfer

Franz G. Rammerstorfer

Full Member of the Division of Mathematics and the Natural Sciences since 2005

  • Institut für Leichtbau und Struktur-Biomechanik, TU Wien

Research Areas:

  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Lightweight design
  • Strength of materials
  • Biomechanics
  • Nanomaterials
  • Theoretical mechanics





Selected Memberships:

  • International Centre for Mechanical Sciences
  • Christian Doppler Forschungsgesellschaft
  • Central European Association For Computational Mechanics

Selected Prizes:

  • Fellow der International Association for Computational Mechanics
  • Senior Fellow der Christian-Doppler-Gesellschaft

Selected Publications:

  • Cordill, M. J.; Fischer, F. D.; Dehm, G.; Rammerstorfer, F. (2010) Adhesion energies of cr thin films on polyimide determined from buckling: Experiment and model. Acta Materialia, Bd. 58/16, S. 5520-5531.
  • Daxner, T.; Pahr, D. H.; Rammerstorfer, F. (2008) Micro- and Meso-Instabilities in Structured Materials and Sandwich Structures. In: Falzon, B. G.; Aliabadi, F. M. H. (Hrsg.), Buckling and Postbuckling Structures: Experimental, Analytical and Numerical Studies; London: Imperial College Press, S. 453-495.
  • Rammerstorfer, F.; Seitzberger, M.; Gradinger, R.; Degischer, H. P.; Blaimschein, M. et al. [..] (2000) Experimental studies on the quasi-static axial crushing of steel columns filled with aluminium foam. International Journal of Solids and Structures, Bd. 37/30, S. 4125-4147.
  • Pettermann, H. E.; Plankensteiner, A. F.; Böhm, H. J.; Rammerstorfer, F. (1999) Thermo-elasto-plastic constitutive law for inhomogeneous materials based on an incremental Mori-Tanaka approach. Computers and Structures, Bd. 71/2, S. 197-214.
  • Pettermann, H. E.; Rammerstorfer, F.; Reiter, T. J. (1997) Computational simulation of internal bone remodeling. Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, Bd. 4/4, S. 295-323.