Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dieter Krause

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dieter Krause

Hamburg University of Technology
Product Development and Mechanical Engineering Design
Denickestraße 17 (L)
21073 Hamburg
Building L
Room 1.013
Tel: +49 40 42878 3231
Fax: +49 40 42878 2296
Office Hours
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Professional Preparation

1992Dr.-Ing.; Engineering Design; Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg/Germany
1988 Dipl.-Ing.; Mechanical Engineering; Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg/Germany


2018 – presentElected member of the board of WiGeP (German research Society of Product Development)
2017 - presentElected member of the Advisory Board of the Design Society
2016 - presentElected member of the review board of DFG (German Research Society) responsible for Mechanical Design, Machine Elements and Product Development
2015Hamburger Lehrpreis 2015 der Behörde für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Gleichstellung für herausragende Leistungen in der Hochschullehre
2015 - presentResponsible person for the international Master degree “Mechanical Engineering and Management”
2013 – presentAdvisory board member of the scholarship with industrial sponsors program, dual@TUHH
2011 – 2012Vice President of Academic Affairs of TUHH
2009 – 2011Deanship Mechanical Engineering
2008 - present    Responsible person for the Master degree “Product development, Materials and Production”
2007 - 2009Deputy of the deanship Mechanical Engineering
2005 - presentProfessor and head of the institute of Product Development and Mechanical Engineering Design, Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH)
1994 - 2005Head of Design, Technical Director and General Manager in various companies in mechanical and plant engineering
1992 – 1994Post doc; group leader „CAD“ and self-employed development of a research priority „Design for recycling“
1988 – 1994

Scientist at the Institute of Engineering Design, Prof. Meerkamm, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg/Germany


Synergistic Activities

  • Reviewer – International Design Conference – DESIGN 2012 / 2014 / 2016 /2018 in Dubrovnik
  • Reviewer – International Conference on Engineering Design - ICED 2011 / 2013 / 2015 /2017
  • Reviewer – Journals, e.g. Research in Engineering Design, Forschung im Ingenieurwesen, Journal of Mechanical Design
  • Reviewer – 23rd CIRP Design Conference in Bochum 2013
  • Organizer of the DfX-Symposia every three years 2010 / 2013 / 2016 / 2019 in Hamburg
  • Member of the Design Society, WiGeP, VDI and DGLR
  • PI of WiMo – Development of an impact model of modular product structures, funded by German Research Association, 2015-2017
  • PI of KeraCom – Baugruppenauslegung mit monolithischer Keramik unter kombinierter Belastung, funded by German Research Association, 2015-2018
  • PI of SYLVIA – Synergetic aircraft cabin architectures, funded by the German Federal Ministry of Economics and Technology, 2014-2018
  • PI of NTUHH – research exchange collaboration on lightweight additive manufacturing within product family design, funded by German Federal Ministry of Education and Research, 2016-2018
  • Co-PI, C-IMAGE I and II – funded by a grant from the Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI), the C-IMAGE consortium represents 13 institutions conducting collaborative, multidisciplinary research on the Gulf of Mexico Deepwater Horizon oil spill, 2012-2018