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acatech - German Academy of Science and Engineering

acatech was founded in 2002 and grew in 2008 into the German Academy of Science and Engineering, which is jointly funded by the federal and state governments of Germany.

Members are admitted to the academy on the basis of their scientific achievements and reputation and are drawn from the fields of engineering and the natural sciences as well as from the humanities and social sciences. New members are admitted solely on the basis of nomination and election by existing members.

The following members of the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have been elected to membership of acatech:

Holger Patzelt (2017)

Full Professor of Business Administration - Entrepreneurship (TUM School of Management)

Prof. Dr. Dr. Holger Patzelt was elected a member of acatech in 2017.

Isabell Welpe (2017)

Full Professor of Strategy and Organization (TUM School of Management)

Prof. Dr. Isabell Welpe was elected a member of acatech in 2017.

Ann-Kristin Achleitner (2014)

Full Professor of Entrepreneurial Finance (TUM School of Management)

Prof. Dr. Dr. Ann-Kristin Achleitner was elected a member of acatech in 2014.

Sabine Maasen (2014)

Full Professor at the Friedrich Schiedel Endowed Chair in the Sociology of Science (TUM School of Governance)

Prof. Dr. Sabine Maasen was elected a member of acatech in 2014.

Bernhard Rieger (2014)

Full Professor at the WACKER-Chair of Macromolecular Chemistry (Department of Chemistry)

Prof. Dr. Bernhard Rieger was elected a member of acatech in 2014.

Friedrich C. Simmel (2014)

Full Professor of Bioelectronics (Department of Physics)

Prof. Dr. Friedrich C. Simmel was elected a member of acatech in 2013.

Klaus Mainzer (2013)

Full Professor of Philosophy and Philosophy of Science (TUM School of Education)

Prof. Dr. Klaus Mainzer was elected a member of acatech in 2013.

Dirk Weuster-Botz (2012)

Full Professor of Biochemical Engineering (Department of Mechanical Engineering)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dirk Weuster-Botz was elected a member of acatech in 2012.

Holger Boche (2011)

Full Professor of Theoretical Information Technology (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Holger Boche was elected a member of acatech in 2011.

Kristina Reiss (2011)

Full Professor of Mathematics Education (TUM School of Education)

Prof. Dr. Kristina Reiss was elected a member of acatech in 2011.

Tim Lüth (2010)

Full Professor of Micro Technology and Medical Device Technology (Department of Mechanical Engineering)

Prof. Dr. Tim Lüth was elected a member of acatech in 2010.

Gerhard Abstreiter (2009)

Full Professor at the research group Experimentelle Halbleiter Physik I (Walter Schottky-Institut) (Department of Physics)

Prof. Dr. Gerhard Abstreiter was elected a member of acatech in 2009.

Jörg Eberspächer (2009)

Full Professor of Communication Networks (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jörg Eberspächer was elected a member of acatech in 2009.

Ulrich Wengenroth (2009)

Full Professor of History of Technology (TUM School of Education)

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Wengenroth was elected a member of acatech in 2009.

Bernhard Wolf (2009)

Full Professor at the Heinz-Nixdorf-Chair of Medical Electronics (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Prof. Dr. Bernhard Wolf was elected a member of acatech in 2009.

Bernd-Robert Höhn (2008)

Full Professor of Machine Elements (Department of Mechanical Engineering)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Bernd-Robert Höhn was elected a member of acatech in 2008.

Udo Lindemann (2008)

Full Professor of Product Development (Department of Mechanical Engineering)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Udo Lindemann was elected a member of acatech in 2008.

Josef A. Nossek (2008)

Full Professor of Circuit Theory and Signal Processing (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Prof. Dr. Josef A. Nossek was elected a member of acatech in 2008.

Manfred Prenzel (2008)

Full Professor at the Susanne Klatten Endowed Chair for Empirical Educational Research (TUM School of Education)

Prof. Dr. Manfred Prenzel was elected a member of acatech in 2008.

Arne Skerra (2008)

Full Professor of Biological Chemistry (TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan)

Prof. Dr. Arne Skerra was elected a member of acatech in 2008.

Ingrid Kögel-Knabner (2007)

Full Professor of Soil Science (TUM School of Life Sciences Weihenstephan)

Prof. Dr. Ingrid Kögel-Knabner was elected a member of acatech in 2007.

Manfred Broy (2006)

Full Professor of Software & Systems Engineering (Department of Informatics)

Prof. Dr. Manfred Broy was elected a member of acatech in 2006.

Hanns-Jürgen Lichtfuß (2006)

Honorary Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hanns-Jürgen Lichtfuß was elected a member of acatech in 2006.

Peter Russer (2006)

Full Professor of High Frequency Engineering (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Prof. Dr. Peter Russer was elected a member of acatech in 2006.

Doris Schmitt-Landsiedel (2005)

Full Professor of Technical Electronics (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Prof. Dr. Doris Schmitt-Landsiedel was elected a member of acatech in 2005.

Heinz G. Schwärtzel (2004)

Honorary Professor at the Department of Informatics

Prof. Dr. Heinz G. Schwärtzel was elected a member of acatech in 2004.

Roland Bulirsch (2003)

Professor Emeritus of Mathematics

Prof. Dr. Roland Bulirsch was elected a member of acatech in 2003.

Joachim Hagenauer (2003)

Full Professor of Communications Engineering (Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Joachim Hagenauer was elected a member of acatech in 2003.

Joachim Heinzl (2003)

Professor Emeritus of Microfabrication Technology and Microtechnology (Department of Mechanical Engineering)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Joachim Heinzl was elected a member of acatech in 2003.

Michael Zäh (2003)

Full Professor of Machine Tools and Manufacturing Technology (Department of Mechanical Engineering)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Michael Zäh was elected a member of acatech in 2003.

Wilfried Brauer (2002)

Full Professor of Theoretical Computer Science and Foundations of Artificial Intelligence (Department of Informatics)

Prof. Dr. Wilfried Brauer (1937–2014) was elected a member of acatech in 2002.

Wolfgang A. Herrmann (2002)

Full Professor of Inorganic Chemistry (Department of Chemistry)

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang A. Herrmann was elected a member of acatech in 2002.

Hartmut Hoffmann (2002)

Full Professor of Metal Forming and Casting (Department of Mechanical Engineering)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hartmut Hoffmann was elected a member of acatech in 2002.

Horst Lippmann (2002)

Professor Emeritus of Mechanical Engineering

Prof. Dr. Horst Lippmann (1931–2008) was elected a member of acatech in 2002.

Franz Mayinger (2002)

Professor Emeritus of Thermodynamics (Department of Mechanical Engineering)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Franz Mayinger was elected a member of acatech in 2002.

Joachim Milberg (2002)

Honorary Professor at the Department of Mechanical Engineering

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Joachim Milberg was elected a member of acatech in 2002.

Gunther Reinhart (2002)

Full Professor of Industrial Management and Assembly Technologies (Department of Mechanical Engineering)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gunther Reinhart was elected a member of acatech in 2002.

Gottfried Sachs (2002)

Full Professor of Aeronautical Engineering and Control (Department of Mechanical Engineering)

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Gottfried Sachs was elected a member of acatech in 2002.

Hubert Schmidbaur (2002)

Professor Emeritus of Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry (Department of Chemistry)

Prof. Dr. Hubert Schmidbaur was elected a member of acatech 2002.

In brackets: Year in which the award was received

The information provided was current at the time the award was received.

Contact Office of the President

Dr. rer. nat. Benedikt Lickleder
Technical University of Munich
Arcisstraße 21
80333 München
Germany

Tel. +49 89 289 25205
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Contact Office of the President

Dr. rer. nat. Benedikt Lickleder
Technical University of Munich
Arcisstraße 21
80333 München
Germany

Tel. +49 89 289 25205
Fax +49 89 289 23399
lickleder@zv.tum.de