Curriculum Vitae

Personal Details

Name: Martin Abendroth
Date of Birth: 12/17/1969
Place of Birth: Wittenberg
Marital Status: married, two children

Education & Scientific Degrees

1976-1986 17. Polytechnische Oberschule Dresden, secondary school (O-level)
1986-1988 VEB Mikromat Dresden, Education to a technician for quality assurance
1993-1995 Fachschule für Technik Schramberg/Sulgen, Education to an engineer for quality assurance, state-certified engineer, higher education entrance qualification (A-level)
1995-2000 TU-Bergakademie Freiberg, Mechanical Engineering (Mechatronics), Degree: Dipl.-Ing. (Master)
2000-2003 TU-Bergakademie Freiberg, Institute of Mechanics and Fluiddynamics, Graduate Student, Degree: Dr.-Ing. (PhD)

Work Experience

2003-present Forschungszentrum Dresden Rossendorf, Post Doctoral Scientific Assistent
2000-2003 TU-Bergakademie Freiberg, Scientific Assistent
1997-2000 TU-Bergakademie Freiberg, Undergraduate Assistent
11/1998-03/1999 Bosch Braking Systems, Farmington Hills MI USA, Internship
1989-1993 TEAM-TECHNIK GmbH Freiberg a.N., Technician for quality assurance
1988-1989 VEB Mikromat Dresden, Technician for quality assurance

Research Projects

2007 Determination of fracture mechanical and damage parameters for irradiated materials using the small punch test and neural networks
2005-2006 Fracture mechanical evaluation of thermal shock szenarios
2004-2006 CEN Workshop: European Guideline for "Small Punch Test Method for Metallic Materials"
2003-2007 In-vessel retention after a core melt down accident in a nuclear reactor pressure vessel
2000-2003 PhD Thesis: Identification of elasto-plastic damage parameters by means of the small punch test
1999-2000 Diploma Thesis: Finite element implementation of the electro-mechanical J-integral for the evaluation of spatial cracks in piezo-electrical structures


Fatigue and Fracture of Engineering Materials and Structures
Computational Materials Science