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On February 22 and 23, 2022, the DASt colloquium hosted by the University of Dortmund took place as an online event. Lukas Schaper presented his work on "Consistent stability verifications for fire" and won second place with his contribution.

Start of lectures - SuSe 2022

The courses of the Chair of Steel, Lightweight and Composite Structures will start from 11.04.2022 and will be held in person. For more information, click on this news.

Conference "Building with Steel"

On 31.03.2022, the hybrid symposium "Building with Steel" was held by the Engineering Academy West in the Congress Center Düsseldorf. Prof. Knobloch gave a lecture on developments and background of Eurocode 3.

ESMC 2022

At ESMC 2022, which took place from July 4 to 8 in Galway, Ireland, the Steel Chair was represented by Prof. Dr. Markus Knobloch and Anna-Lena Bours. Anna-Lena Bours presented the current state of her research.

Dissertation defence

The Steel Chair congratulates Pascal Lequime, who successfully defended his dissertation on July 11, 2022. We wish you all the best for the future!

Symposium Structural Fire Engineering 2022

At TU Braunschweig, Sara Uszball presented her paper about mechanical properties of high and ultra-high strength steels in the cooling phase of natural fire scenarios.

Symposium Structural Fire Engineering 2022

At TU Braunschweig, Faranak Faghihi presented her paper called “Global Structural Fire Analysis of Steel Structures Implementing Hybrid Fire Simulation”.