Ole Sigmund

Professor, dr.techn.

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Solid Mechanics
Nils Koppels AllÚ, DTU
Building 404
DK-2800 Kgs. Lyngby
Phone: +45 4525 4256
Fax: +45 4593 1475
E-mail: sigmund@mek.dtu.dk

Link to group homepage (with an interactive topology optimization program TOPOPT)

Short biography:

Professor since 1 September 2001. Before that Ph.D. degree from 1995, research assistant at University of Essen, Germany 1991-92, Postdoc at Princeton University, USA 1995-96, Assistant research professor, Dept. of Solid Mechanics, DTU, 1995-97. Associate research professor, Dept. of Solid Mechanics, DTU, 1997-2001. Dr.techn. degree 2001.
Research on applications of topology optimization methods.

New Book on Topology Optimization:

Martin P. Bends°e and Ole Sigmund: Topology Optimization: Theory, Methods and Applications (2003). Springer or Amazon

Research areas:

Structural Optimization.
Topology Optimization.
Material Design.
Mechanism Design.
Synthesis of MicroElectroMechanical Systems (MEMS)
Wave Propagation Problems

Teaching and advising:

41015 Mechanics and Materials
41511 Strength of Materials 3 (Fiber Laminates)
41525 FEM-heavy

Mechanism Design.
Crashworthiness Design.