Dr.-Ing. Tobias Loose from Braunschweig - curriculum vitae


  • 1990 - 1996 study of civil engineer at Technische Universität Carolo Wilhelmina in Braunschweig
  • 1996 apprenticeship as International Welding Engineer by Prof. Wohlfahrt, TU Braunschweig, and SLV Hannover
  • 1997 - 2000 Engineer in engineering office Dr.-Ing. Schütz in Kempten, germany. Responsible for planning of structural framework and expertise of the reaktion of building by swinging bells of churches
  • 2000 apprenticeship as blast engineer
  • 2001 - 2008 scientist at Versuchsanstalt für Stahl, Holz und Steine of university Karlsruhe (TH)
  • 2007 PhD on the influence of transient welding process on distortion, residual stresses and buckling load of axially loaded cylindrical shells made of steel
  • 2009 Kenneth Easterling Best Paper Award on 9th international Seminar Numerical Analysis of Weldability, Seggau, with the paper from T. Loose, J. Sakkiettibutra, H. Wohlfahrt: New 3D-calculations of residual stresses consistent with measured results of the IIW round robin programme
  • since 2010 vice chairmann of advisory group I2, applied welding simulation, of german welding society
  • since 2012 vice president of Förderverein Wärmebehandlung und Schweißen e.V. (Assosiation of the friends of heat treatment and welding simulation)