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structural engineer

Michael Havbro Faber, Danish structural engineer. Member European Safety and Reliability Association (treasurer since 1993), Reliability Analysis and Systems Safety (editorial board since 1994), Joint Committee Structural Safety (International Organization for Standardization committee on reassessment of structures since 1996).

Background

Faber, Michael Havbro was born on July 3, 1961 in Skade, Arhus, Denmark. Son of Jørgen Havbro and Bodil Havbro (Gudmann) Nielsen.

Education

Master of Science, Aalborg University, Denmark, 1985. Doctor of Philosophy, Aalborg University, 1989.

Career

Research assistant Aalborg (Denmark) University, 1985-1988. Research associate Technology University, Munich, Germany, 1988-1990. Director Royal College of Physicians Denmark, Mariager, 1990-1993.

Chief engineer structural reliability analysis staff COWI, Lyngby, Denmark, 1993-1998. Guest professor University Newcastle, 1998. Lead engineer Der Norske Veritas AS, Oslo, 1998-1999.

Guest professor University Aalborg, Denmark, 1999. Professor risk & safety Federal Institute of Technology, Zurich, Switzerland, since 2000. Board directors Prism Ltd., London.

Membership

Member European Safety and Reliability Association (treasurer since 1993), Reliability Analysis and Systems Safety (editorial board since 1994), Joint Committee Structural Safety (International Organization for Standardization committee on reassessment of structures since 1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Outdoor sports, racquet sports, golf.

Connections

Married Malene Virring Nielsen, September 9, 2000. Children: Ditte, Andreas.

father:
Jørgen Havbro Nielsen

mother:
Bodil Havbro (Gudmann) Nielsen

spouse:
Malene Virring Nielsen

child:
Ditte Faber

child:
Andreas Faber