Wörner

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Johann-Dietrich Wörner

Professor for Structural Analysis

Courses

Structural Dynamics

Glass and Plastics in Construction Engineering

Research

Reliability studies of Recycled Concrete
Safety Studies of Dynamic Loadings
Point Fittings of Glass Panels
GFK-Reinforcement Bars
Fatigue Behaviour of Glass Panels
Inelastic Behaviour of Silicate Glass

Publications

1979-1990

1991-1993

1994-1996

1997-1999

2000-2002

2003-2009

Curriculum Vitae

1973 Abitur
1973 – 1975 Technische Universität Berlin
1975 – 1979 Technische Hochschule Darmstadt
1979 – 1990 Office König & Heunisch, Frankfurt
1982 – 1983 Research stay in Japan
1985 PhD at Technische Hochschule
Darmstadt
1988 Award of „The Society of Friends of the
Technische Hochschule Darmstadt“ for
‘excellent scientific performance’
1990 Chairman of the scientific council of
Institute for Structural Glazing, Gelsenkirchen
1990-1995 Professorship, Concrete Structures, Technische
Hochschule Darmstadt, Head of the experimental
laboratory
1992-1994 Dean of the Civil Engg. Department
1993 Technical Head of the Institute for Structural Glazing
1994 Foundation of the Engg. firm Wörner und Partner
1994 Certification as „Checking Engineer“
since 1995 Professorship for Structural Analysis at THD
june 1995 Election as President of Technische Universität
Darmstadt
1998 Honorary Doctor of State University New York
1999 Honorary Doctor of Technical University Moldavia
2000 Honorary Doctor of Technical University Bucarest
2000 Honorary Doctor of University St. Petersburg for
Economy and Finances
2000 Member of the board of École Centrale Paris
february 2001 Reelection as President of TUD
2001 Vicepresident of the University network TIME
2002 Member of the Berlin-Brandenburgische Academy of
Sciences
2002 Member of the German Academy Leopoldina
2002 Vicepresident of the Universities in German Rectors Conference
2002 Member of the convent of acatech
2002 Member of the board of German-Sino-Universitycollege
at the Tongji University Shanghai
2002 Vicepresident of CESAER
2002 Member of the senate of the German Aerospace
Center (DLR)
2003 Chairman of the working group of the German
Universities of Technology
2003 Honorary Doctor of École Centrale de Lyon
2003 Member of the working group „Ranking“ of the
German Science Council
2003 Acting Professor „Structural Analysis in
Architecture“
2004 Member of the working group „Universities“ of the
German Science Council
2004 Member of the senate of acatech
2004 President of CESAER
2004 Member of the board of CHE
november 2004 Re-election as president of TUD
2005 Member of the board of École Centrale Paris
2005 Member of the board of École Centrale de Lyon
2005 Co-Founder of ECAD (European Center for Aviation
Development)
2005 Honorary Doctor of the Technical University of
Mongolia
11/22/06 Chairman of the board of the German Aerospace
Center (DLR)
2006 Senator of Leopoldina
2007 Honorary Member of CLUSTER
2007 Fraunhofer-medal
2/28/07 Resign as president of TUD
3/1/07 Chairman of the executive board of the German
Aerospace Center (DLR)
2007 Vicepresident of HGF
2007 Honorary Member of CESAER
2007 Vice-chairman of the ESA-council
2008 Member of the council for technology and innovation
of Berlin (TIR)