Keynote speaker - Forum 21

Bernd Beirow
Brandenburg University of Technology, Cottbus, Germany

Bernd Beirow is working as lecturer and research associate in the group of Professor Arnold Kuehhorn at the chair of structural mechanics and vehicle vibrational technology at the Brandenburg University of Technology located in Cottbus (Germany) since 17 years. He received both his PhD and habilitation from the same university. His research interest lies in the field blisk and blade vibration analyses of compressor and turbine wheels with a focus on mistuning employing both experimental and numerical methods. During his employment at BTU Cottbus he published more than 70 journal and conference papers, most of them related to the field structural vibration. Furthermore, he participated in three patents dedicated to the field mistuning. Moreover Dr. Beirow is supporting the community as reviewer of numerous technical journals and conferences as well.