Head of Additive Manufacturing and Shape Memory Alloys

Dr. Philipp Krooß

Institute of Materials Engineering
Metallic Materials
Moenchebergstr. 3
34125 Kassel

Phone: +49 561 804-2419
Room: 2109
Email: krooss[at]uni-kassel[dot]de

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  •  Bachelor in Industrial Engineering / Mechanical Engineering, University Duisburg-Essen
    Topic: "Systematic comparison of the production of biogas from biogenic waste using the example of municipal sewage sludge, biowaste from households,    gastronomy and industry"


  •  Master in Mechanical Engineering, University of Paderborn
     Topic: "In-situ investigation of the fatigue behavior of thin polyelectrolyte layers of modified configuration on polycrystalline NiTi substrates in liquid media"


  • PhD in mechanical engineering, University of Kassel
    Topic: "Influence of elementary mechanisms on the functional fatigue behavior of shape memory alloys"


Work experience

  • 09/2011 – 02/2012
    University of Paderborn, Chair of Materials Science, Laboratory Engineer
  • 03/2012 – 08/2014
    University of Paderborn, Chair of Materials Science, Research Assistant
  • 09/2014 – 10/2015
    TU-Bergakademie Freiberg, Institute of Materials Science, Research Assistant
  • Since 11/2015
    University of Kassel, Institute of Materials Engineering/Metallic Materials, Research Assistant
  • By arrangement