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consultant , Civil engineering educator

Hans-Jürgen Niemann, German civil engineering educator, consultant. Recipient Humboldt-South African Research award, 1997. Presbyter Evag. Church Westfalen, Bochum, 1987-1992. Member German Engineering Society, International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures, International Vereinigung Brückenbau und Hochbau, Structural Engineering Research Society (vice chairman 1984-1991), Wind Engineering Society (chairman 1991).

Background

Niemann, Hans-Jürgen was born on October 14, 1935 in Lüneburg, Germany. Son of Herrmann and Magdalene (Blomeier) Niemann.

Education

Diploma in engineering, Technology University Hannover, Germany, 1962. Doctor Engineering, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany, 1971. Lecturer, Ruhr University, Bochum, Germany, 1976.

Career

Design engineer Seglitz & Triebold Consultant, Bremen, Germany, 1962-1964. Research assistant Tech University Hannover, 1965-1967. Head Laboratory for Experimental Stress Analysis Ruhr University, 1968-1976, head Wind Tunnel Laboratory, 1977-1981, professor civil engineering, since 1981.

Speaker Structural Dynamics Research Center, Bochum, since 1983. Advisory professor Shanghai University of Technology, 1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author, co-editor: Structural Dynamics, 1990, Dynamics of Civil Engineering, 1996. Co-editor Konstruktiver Ingenieurbau, 1970-1983.

Membership

Presbyter Evag. Church Westfalen, Bochum, 1987-1992. Member German Engineering Society, International Association for Shell and Spatial Structures, International Vereinigung Brückenbau und Hochbau, Structural Engineering Research Society (vice chairman 1984-1991), Wind Engineering Society (chairman 1991).

Connections

Married Christina Reppin, July 12, 1961. Children: Katharina, Juergen, Nils.

father:
Herrmann Niemann

mother:
Magdalene (Blomeier) Niemann

spouse:
Christina Reppin

children:
Katharina Niemann

Juergen Niemann

Nils Niemann