Organisational structure of the ISD
Following the constant growth of the institute over the past years the organisational structure of ISD has been changed. The structure is effective as of October 1, 2019.
ISD is headed by Prof. Raimund Rolfes. Research projects are managed by two research departments, the "Vibrations Department", headed by Dr. Tanja Grießmann, and the "Composites Department", headed provisionally headed by Prof. Rolfes since July 1st, 2018. The Vibrations Department is composed of research groups on “Structural Health Monitoring & Acoustics” (headed by Dr. Grießmann and Tobias Bohne), and “Coupled Dynamic Systems” (headed by Dr. Cristian Guillermo Gebhardt). The Composites Department is divided into research groups on “Material Modelling and Nanocomposites” (headed by Dr. Benedikt Daum and Dr. Behrouz Arash) and "Stuctures and Fatique“ (headed by Dr. Sven Scheffler and Dr. Aamir Dean). The group "Uncertainty" is headed by Dr. Clemens Hübler.
The group “Experiments and Measurents”, headed by Mr. Michael Treiber (measurements, expertise, and predictions for industry and authorities) and Dr. Sven Scheffler (experiments and measurement techniques for ISD’s research fields), is directly assigned to the institute’s head.