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educator , mechanical engineer

Heinz Wolfgang Bargmann, Austrian mechanical engineer, educator. Achievements include patents for dynamic thermal shock resistant targets; discovery of a new material parameter called dynamic thermal shock resistance as compared to the classic parameter of quasistatic thermal shock resistance. Recipient Honorary Professor, University Technology, Vienna, 1994; Research scholar, Austrian Federal Department of Education and Science, 1966, 1967.

Background

Bargmann, Heinz Wolfgang was born on March 26, 1940 in Vienna, Austria. Son of Richard Friedrich Karl and Ludmilla Elisabeth Bargmann.

Education

Diploma in Engineering, University of Technology, Vienna, 1966. Doctor of Technology, University of Technology, Vienna, 1967. University Docent, University of Technology, Vienna, 1973.

Professor (honorary), University of Technology, Vienna, 1994.

Career

General manager Geberat OHG, Vienna, 1960—1963. Assistant professor University Technology, 1966—1971. Senior engineer European Organization of Nuclear Research European Organization for Nuclear Research, Geneva, 1971—1977.

Professor University Mining and Metallurgy, Leoben, Austria, 1977—1981. Head safety division Swiss Federal Institute Reactor Research, Würenlingen, Switzerland, 1981—1984. Science adviser to the president Board Swiss Federal Institutes Technology, Lausanne, Switzerland, 1984—1985.

Head thermomechanics and reliability group Swiss Federal Institute Technology, Switzerland, since 1985. Professor University Technology, Vienna, since 1994. Consultant European Organization of Nuclear Research, Geneva.

Swiss delegate Organization of European Cooperation and Development CSNI Committee for Safety of Nuclear Installations, Paris. Management board Organization of European Cooperation and Development LOFT Loss-of-Fluid-Test, Paris. Vice president IASMiRT International Association for Structural Mechanics in Reactor Technology, Berlin.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for dynamic thermal shock resistant targets. Discovery of a new material parameter called dynamic thermal shock resistance as compared to the classic parameter of quasistatic thermal shock resistance.

Membership

Fellow: American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Member: Gesellschaft für Angewandte Mathematik and Mechanik, Club Nautique de Crans (VD), Switzerland.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Swimming, boating.

Connections

Married Heidi Mächler, February 24, 1973. Children: Sabine Astrid, Robert Olivier, Fabienne Andrea.

father:
Richard Friedrich Karl Bargmann

spouse:
Heidi Mächler

child:
Sabine Astrid Bargmann

child:
Robert Olivier Bargmann

child:
Fabienne Andrea Bargmann