Studies of Mechanical Engineering and Economics in Graz, 1989 Master in Mechanical Engineering (with excellence),
1993 PhD in Mechanical Engineering (with excellence); 1988-1989 Graduate Assistant, since 1990 Assistant
at the Institute for Thermal Turbomachinery and Machine Dynamics;
1994-1995 Visiting Scientist at Naval
Postgraduate School, Monterey, CA, USA; 1998 Habilitation for "Thermal Turbomachinery".
Since 1998 Associate Professor at Graz University of Technology; since 2001 Head of the
Department for CFD and Turbomachinery Optimization.
Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers
Member of IGTI
Committee and Cycle Innovations Committee