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Erhardt W. Lach Edit Profile

educator , Materials scientist

Erhardt W. Lach, German materials scientist, educator. Achievements include patents for high velocity penetrator; patents pending for symmetric Taylor test; patents pending for light-weight sabot. Scholar, German-French Youth Organization, 1977, Association German Foundry, 1979. Member of Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Chemisches Apparatewesen (life), Deutsche Keramische Gesellschaft (life), Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Materialkunde (life).

Background

Lach, Erhardt W. was born on June 17, 1951 in Hanau, Germany.

Education

Degree, Ludwig-Geissler-Schule, Hanau, 1971. Bachelor of Science in Materials Science, Fachhochschule Giessen/Friedberg, Germany, 1975. Master of Science, Technology University Berlin, 1980.

Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Technology University Munich, 2002.

Career

Science coworker University Stuttgart, Germany, 1980—1984. Scientist French-German Research Institute, St. Louis, France, 1984—2004, head materials science, since 2004, project manager nanomaterials, since 2004. Member governing board Dymat, Paris, since 1998.

Science director Carl-Cranz-Association, Oberpfaffenhofen, Germany, since 1998. President Light-Weight Armour Group, 2003—2006. Head defense/security courses Carl-Cranz-Gesellschaft, Oberpfaffenhofen, since 2007.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for high velocity penetrator. Patents pending for symmetric Taylor test. Patents pending for light-weight sabot.

Membership

Member of Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Chemisches Apparatewesen (life), Deutsche Keramische Gesellschaft (life), Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Materialkunde (life).

Connections

Life partner Romana Blechschmidt.