AMSD - Advanced Mechatronics

Management

Dipl.-Ing. Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. Gerald Kelz

Education:
  • Higher technical school for industrial engineering
  • Studies of industrial engineering (major: automotive engineering) – degree with distinction
  • Studies of mechanical engineering (major: mechatronic engineering) – degree with distinction
  • Qualification examination for engineering offices– degree with distinction
  • Doctor of engineering sciences – degree with distinction
     
Work experience:
  • Assistant lecturer at the Institute for Mechanics, Graz University of Technology
  • Research stay at the Institute for Mechatronics and System Dynamics, University Duisburg-Essen
  • Research assistant at the Institute for Mechanics, Graz University of Technology
  • Research assistant at the Institute for Automotive Engineering, Graz University of Technology
  • University project assistant at the Institute for Automotive Engineering, Graz University of Technology
  • Group leader “Vehicle dynamics” at the Virtual Vehicle Research Center
  • Founding (2010) and since then CEO of the company AMSD
     
Academic awards:
  • Johann Puch Award for Excellence in Automotive Engineering, 2004
  • Scholarship of the Frank Stronach Institute for outstanding achievements, 2008
     
Additional:
  • Reviewer of the International Journal Mechatronics
     


Office Bischofshofen

Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Dr. techn. Christian Nußbaumer

Education:
  • Higher technical school for electrical engineering – degree with distinction
  • Studies of automotive engineering – degree with distinction
  • Doctor of engineering sciences in mechanical engineering – degree with distinction
     
Work experience:
  • Junior and senior researcher at the Virtual Vehicle Research Center
  • Team and project leader, SAG Motion GmbH
  • Since 2015: office manager at the office Bischofshofen
     
Academic awards:
  • Johann Puch Award for Excellence in Automotive Engineering, 2007
  • Ing.-Schmiedl research award, 2007 
  • Best-Poster-Award at the 22th Symposium "Dynamics of Vehicles on Road and Tracks", 2011