The Vice President of Technical University of Darmstadt

Vice President for Digitalisation, Sustainability and Infrastructure

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Pelz


work +49 6151 16-20001

Work Postal address: Karolinenplatz 5, 64289 Darmstadt
Residenzschloss 1
64283 Darmstadt

born in 1967
1998-2002 Group spokesperson for fluid dynamics, Freudenberg Research Services in Weinheim
2003-2006 Head of Advanced Chassis Development, Vibracoustic SE in Hamburg
since 2006 Professor of Mechanical Engineering, TU Darmstadt
since 2012 Founding Partner of Industrial Science GmbH, Darmstadt
2013-2021 Spokesperson for the Collaborative Research Centre “Mastering Uncertainty in Load-Carrying Systems in Mechanical Engineering”
2019-2020 Dean of Studies of the Department of Mechanical Engineering
since 2020 Deputy spokesperson for NFDI4Ing – National Research Data Infrastructure for Engineering Science
since 2021 Spokesperson for the Training & Education section (edutrain) of the National Research Data Infrastructure (NFDI)
since 2021 Founder and spokesperson of the research field Energy & Environment (E&E) at TU Darmstadt
since 2022 Founder and Editor-in-Chief of the Diamond Open Access Journal ing.grid – FAIR Data Management in Engineering Sciences