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Engineering educator , mechanical engineer

Thomas Sattelmayer, German mechanical engineer, engineering educator. Achievements include co-inventor, 42 patents held. Recipient John P. Davis award, International Gas Turbine Institute, United States, 1990, Technology Achievement award, Asea Brown Bovari, Switzerland, 1993. Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (Gas Turbine award 2002), Combustion Institute, International Gas Turbine Institute.

Background

Sattelmayer, Thomas was born on October 20, 1955 in Nierstein, Rhein, Germany. Son of Karl-Heinz and Ruth Sattelmayer.

Education

Diploma Thesis, University Kailsruhe, Germany, 1980. Doctoral Thesis, University Kailsruhe, Germany, 1985.

Career

Scientist assistant Institute Thermi. Stromungsmasch, 1980—1985. Scientist Corporation Research Centre, Baden, Schweiz, 1986—1988.

Project leader Asea Brown Boveri Power General, 1988—1990, group leader, 1990—1992, head, thermodynam. & aerodynamic department, 1992—1997. Chair, thermodynam. Technology University Munich, since 1997.

Achievements

  • Achievements include co-inventor, 42 patents held.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author/co-author: more than 120 papers in professional journals.

Membership

Member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers (Gas Turbine award 2002), Combustion Institute, International Gas Turbine Institute.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Wine, cigars, dining, photography, handicrafts.

Connections

Married Christa Sattelmayer, January 22, 1985.

father:
Karl-Heinz Sattelmayer

mother:
Ruth Sattelmayer

spouse:
Christa Sattelmayer