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


  • 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)
  • Strong and Stable Nanocomposites Prepared by High-Pressure Torsion of Cu-Coated Fe Powders
    T. Mueller, A. Bachmaier, E. Neubauer, M. Kitzmantel, R. Pippan
    METALS6, ARTN 228 (2016)
  • Ultra-strong and damage tolerant metallic bulk materials: A lesson from nanostructured pearlitic steel wires
    A. Hohenwarter, B. Voelker, M.W. Kapp, Y. Li, S. Goto, D. Raabe, R. Pippan
    Sci Rep6, ARTN 33228 (2016)
  • The effect of single overloads in tension and compression on the fatigue crack propagation behaviour of short cracks
    X. Zhou, H.P. Gaenser, R. Pippan
    Int. J. Fatigue89, 77-86 (2016)