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Walter Krenkel

Walter Krenkel, German ceramics engineer, educator. Recipient Industry Cooperation prize, German Aerospace Center, Cologne, 1986, Karl Heinz-Beckurts Foundation prize, 2002. Fellow: American Ceramic Society.

Background

  • Krenkel, Walter was born on February 18, 1955 in Stuttgart, Germany.

  • Education

    • Diploma-Ing., University Stuttgart, Germany, 1984. Doctor of Engineering, University Stuttgart, Germany, 2000.

    Career

    • Research associate German Aerospace Center, Stuttgart, 1984—2004, head department, 1996—2004, head center excellence, 1999—2004. Chair department University Bayreuth, Germany, since 2004. Head project group Fraunhofer Society, Wuerzburg, Germany, since 2006.

    Works

    • Editor: (book) Keramische Verbundwerkstoffe. Co-editor (book) High Temperature Ceramic Matrix Composites, associate editor International Journal Advanced Ceramic Technology.

    Membership

    Fellow: American Ceramic Society.

    Connections

    • 1 child Florian.
    • child: Florian Krenkel
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    Born February 18, 1955
    (age 62)
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    • 1984
      University Stuttgart
    • 1984 - 2004
      Research associate, German Aerospace Center
      Stuttgart, Arkansas, United States
    • 2004
      chair department University Bayreuth
      Germany
    • 2006
      head, project group Fraunhofer Society
      Germany