AACHEN University of Technology RWTH


Dr. Benno Hoffmeister - Leader

Dr. Marius Pinkawa

AACHEN RWTH is involved in the development of Eurocodes (including Eurocode 8) since 1980’s.
In the past decades a large number of national and international research projects on structural application of steel and other materials have been performed, including toughness requirements and seismic design.
Dr. Benno Hoffmeister, leader of structural dynamics group, is member of the National Board for seismic and exceptional loads and has a large experience in the field.
The institute has very well equipped testing laboratories; through the membership in the Center for Metallic Applications (ZMB) there is a strong cooperation with mechanical and material engineers.

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