First Argyris Visiting Professorship awarded
June 4, 2014; BV
In 2014 the Dutch Professor for Civil Engineering and Mechanics René de Borst, has been selected as this years Argyris Visiting Professor and given the opportunity to complete a research stay at the Cluster of Excellence SimTech. Professor de Borst has accepted the invitation and joined SimTech at the beginning of June.
On July 2 at 4.30 pm, Professor de Borst will give a public talk on "Multiple Scales, Multi-physics, and Evolving Discontinuities in Computational Mechanics".
The Argyris Visiting Professorship commemorates John Argyris, one of the most decorated experts and innovative thinkers in the field of Simulation Technology.
The next call for applications can be expected in September 2014.
Nov 10, 2014 In the framework of the Excellence Initiative of the German state and federal governments, the Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering (Faculty 2) and the Stuttgart Research Centre for Simulation Technology (SRC SimTech) are asking for applications for the W3 Professorship on Computational Continuum Mechanics at the Institute of Applied Mechanics in the lead up to / prior to the retirement of the current Chair (Ehlers).