The Vice President of Technical University of Darmstadt

Vice President, Research and Early Careers

Porträtbild Vizepräsident Professor Dr.-Ing. Peter Stephan, verantwortlich für Forschung und wissenschaftlichen Nachwuchs.
Picture: Katrin Binner

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Stephan


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Born 1963
1983 – 1988 Study of Mechanical Engineering, TU Munich
1989 – 1992 Research Fellow, Joint Research Centre of the European Commission, Ispra/Italy
1992 1992 PhD, Faculty of Energy Engineering, University of Stuttgart
1992 – 1997 Research and Development Associate, Automotive Industry
since 1997 Full Professor of Technical Thermodynamics, Department of Mechanical Engineering, TU Darmstadt
2007 – 2009 Dean Department of Mechanical Engineering, TU Darmstadt
2007 – 2014 Speaker Excellence Cluster 'Smart Interfaces' (with C. Tropea)
since 2007 Editor-in-Chief VDI-Heat Atlas
2010 – 2020 Speaker Profile Area 'Thermo-Fluids & Interfaces', TU Darmstadt
since 2016 Speaker Collaborative Research Center 'Transport and Wetting Processes'
since 2019 Vice President International Centre for Heat and Mass Transfer