Andreas MARN |
Tel. +43(0)316 873-7726
Fax. +43(0)316 873-7234
optical/conventional flow measurement techniques,
test rig design, instrumentation and operation
aerodynamic, low pressure turbine, high pressure turbine,
transonic turbine stage
rotordynamic, machine dynamic, aero elasticity
acoustic, aero acoustic
Accomplished Projects: AIDA, MassiF Effekt,
Born 1978; 1992-1997 HTBL Lastenstraße 1, Klagenfurt (secondary school with technical focus, special subject Mechanical Engineering, final examination with excellence).
1998-2004 studies of Mechanical Engineering combined with Economics at Graz University of Technology (special subject "Energy Engineering").
2003 Testing Engineer at MTU Aero Engines, Munich (Germany); component testing department.
2004 Master in Mechanical Engineering combined with Economics at Graz University of Technology.
Diploma Thesis at MTU in Munich; Title: Combustion Chamber Testing - Test Stand Adaptation and Combustion Chamber Testing with special Consideration to the Design of Test Stands.
2004-2008, research assistant at the Institute for Thermal Turbomachinery and Machine Dynamics (EU-Project AIDA).
2008 PhD in Mechanical Engineering combined with Economics (with excellence, Doctoral Thesis:
"On the Aerodynamics of Intermediate Turbine Ducts for Competitive and Environmentally Friendly Jet Engines"
2008-2009, postdoctoral research fellow at the Institute for Thermal Turbomachinery and Machine Dynamics.
Since February 2009 Senior Scientist at the Institute for Thermal Turbomachinery and Machine Dynamics.
Since 2010: Head of the Department "Machine Dynamics and Acoustics" at the Institute for Thermal Turbomachinery and Machine Dynamics, Graz University of Technology.
Member Verein Deutscher Ingenieure (VDI).
Member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME).
Member of the International Gas Turbine Institute (IGTI) Turbomachinery Committee.