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consultant , researcher , Mechanical engineer

Jürgen Wilfried Leopold, German mechanical engineer, researcher, consultant. Achievements include 11 patents relating to experimental mechanics, cutting tools and cutting operations; research in experimental mechanics, image processing, neural nets. Recipient Image Processing award Robotron, Berlin, 1986.

Background

Leopold, Jürgen Wilfried was born on December 11, 1944 in Schmölln, Thü, Germany. Son of Gerhard and Helene Nespetha Leopold.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Technology Hochschule, Karl-Marx-Stadt, Germany, 1967. Master of Science in Engineering, Technology Hochschule, Karl-Marx-Stadt, Germany, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Technology Hochschule, Karl-Marx-Stadt, Germany, 1971.

Doctor of Science, Technology University, Chemnitz, Germany, 1991.

Career

Skilled worker VEB Industriewerke, Karl-Marx-Stadt, Germany, 1964. Research assistant Technisch Hochschule, Germany, 1971-1974. Chief engineer Technische Hochschule, 1974-1983.

Assistant professor Technology University, Chemnitz, Germany, 1983-1992. Head basic research department Gesellschaft für Fertigungstechnik und Entwicklung e.V. Institut fürWerzeugtechnik und Qualitätsmanagement, since 1993. Member science board Technische Hochschule, Karl-Marx-Stadt, 1978-1987.

Member managing board ComputerVision Society, Berlin, 1985-1991.

Achievements

  • Achievements include 11 patents relating to experimental mechanics, cutting tools and cutting operations. Research in experimental mechanics, image processing, neural nets.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (books) Visioplasticity, 1985, Fundamentals of Cutting, 1986, Finite Element Code FEPAS, 1986, Digital Image Processing, 1992, Tools for High Speed-Cutting, 1999.

Membership

Soldier, German Signal Corps. 1965, 66. Fellow International Standardisation Organization TC 29. Member Parallel Information Systems (Chemnitz managing board 1993-1997), International Organization Production (associate).

Connections

Married Regina Berthold, Aug 8, 1970. 1 child, Anne.

father:
Gerhard Leopold

mother:
Helene Nespetha Leopold

spouse:
Regina Berthold

child:
Anne Leopold