Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Prof. h.c. Dr. h.c. Dr. h.c. Bernhard Karpuschewski

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Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Prof. h.c. Dr. h.c. Dr. h.c. Bernhard Karpuschewski

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Departments: Manufacturing Technologies

Phone
+49 421 218 51100
Office
Leibniz-Institut für Werkstofforientierte Technologien - IWT
FZB - Room 0360
Badgasteiner Str. 3
28359 Bremen

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Research profiles

Manufacturing technology
Manufacturing processes
Machining processes
Machine tools
Cutting tools
Surface integrity
Micromagnetic methods
Hard machining and finishing of
Gear Hobbing and Gear Grinding
Tools and monitoring systems  
Aerospace sector High speed machining
Turning, milling and vibration-assisted drilling
Gear hobbing and gear grinding
Tools and monitoring systems
Aerospace sector
Development of environmentally friendly processes with a focus on metalworking fluids and energy-saving processes
Grinding technologies (intelligent grinding wheels, grind-hardening)
Modeling and simulation of machining processes Ultra-precision and micro-machining
In-situ modification

Study 
2001

Venia legendi in the field of production engineering at the University of Hannover
Dissertation topic: "Sensors for process monitoring during machining"

1995Doctorate (Dr.-Ing.) at the University of Hannover
Thesis topic: "Micromagnetic edge zone analysis of ground case-hardened components"

1983-1989

Mechanical engineering studies at the University of Hanover, specializing in production technology
Scientific and professional career

since 2017

Full Professor for Production Engineering, University of Bremen/Germany and Director of the division Manufacturing Technologies at Leibniz-Institut für Werkstofforientierte Technologien (IWT), Bremen/Germany
2012-17Member of the Academic Senate, Otto-von-Guericke-University (OvGU) Magdeburg/Germany
2008-12Vice-Dean of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Otto-von-Guericke-University (OvGU) Magdeburg/Germany
2007-17Managing Director of the IFQ
2005-17Full Professor for Production Engineering and Managing Director of the Institute for Production Technology and Quality Management (IFQ), Otto-von-Guericke-University (OvGU) Magdeburg/Germany
2001-05Full Professor for Production Engineering and Head of the Laboratory for Production Technology and Organisation (PTO), Technical University of Delft/The Netherlands
1999-00Associate Professor at the Department of System Design Engineering, Keio University, Yokohama/Japan
1995-99Chief engineer of the Institute and head of division "Manufacturing processes" at the Institute of Manufacturing Technology and Cutting Machine Tools (IFW), University of Hannover (approx. 30 scientific employees)
1992-95Head of the department "Abrasive processes" at the Institute of Manufacturing Technology and Cutting Machine Tools (IFW), University of Hannover (approx. 10 scientific employees)
1989-99Research Associate at the Institute of Manufacturing Technology and Cutting Machine Tools (IFW), University of Hannover, Head: Prof. Dr.-Ing. E.h. mult. H.K. Tönshoff
1986-89Research Assistant at the Institute of Production Engineering and Cutting Machine Tools (IFW), University of Hannover Head: Prof. Dr.-Ing. E.h. mult. H.K. Tönshoff
 
Scientific qualification
 

Permanent reviewer for German and European Funding Institutions (DFG: German Research Foundation, AiF: German Federation of Industrial Research Associations, BMBF: German Federal Ministry of Education and Research); Basque Digital Innovation Hub/Spain; Christian Doppler Research Association/Austria; ETH Zurich/Switzerland

since 2022Fellow, International Academy of Engineering and Technology (AET)/Ireland
since 2019Editor in Chief of the CIRP Journal of Manufacturing Science and Technology,
since 2018Fellow, Society of Manufacturing Engineers, SME
since 2018Member of the German National Academy of Science and Engineering acatech
2015-18Member of the Council of CIRP
2012-15Chairman of the EC
2007-15Member of the Editorial Committee (EC) of CIRP
2004-07Chairman of STC-G “Abrasive Processes” CIRP
since 2005Fellow of CIRP
since 2005Member of the German Academic Society for Production Engineering (WGP)
since 2001

Member of the International Academy for Production Engineering Research (CIRP)

Publications 
More than 400 scientific publications, 2001 - today, h-index: 29
Further publications by Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Prof. h.c. Dr. h.c. Dr. h.c. Bernhard Karpuschewski can be found here.
ORCID ID:orcid.org/0000-0002-3188-5206
Scopus Author6603787755
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Awards

2018 Honorary doctorate (Dr. h.c.) awarded by the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Miskolc/Hungary
2016Honorary Doctorate (Dr. h.c.), Technical University of Georgia Tbilisi/Georgia
2011 Awarded Prof. h.c. of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Miskolc/Hungary

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