Prof. Dr.-Ing. Eckhard Beyer

Curriculum vitae

Name, first name: Beyer, Ralf Eckhard
Prof. Dr.-Ing.
Date and place of birth: 13.12.1951 in Dortmund
Family status: Married since 1977, 2 children

Academic background
1997 Full Professor, Material Science, Technische Universität Dresden
1985 Doctor of Physical Engineering, Technical Science,
Technische Universität Darmstadt
1981 Graduate Engineer, Physics, Technische Universität Darmstadt

Professional experience record
since 2003 Executive Director, Institute of Manufacturing Technology at Technische Universität Dresden
since 1997 Executive Director, Fraunhofer Institute for Material and Beam Technology (IWS), Dresden
since 1997 Full Professor for Laser and Surface Engineering, Technische Universität Dresden
1994 - 1996 Acting Director, Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology (ILT), Aachen
1994 - 1996 Lectureship, University of Technology Rhineland / Westphalia (RWTH), Aachen
1993 - 1994 Deputy Director, Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology (ILT), Aachen
1992 - 1993 Director of Laser Application, Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology (ILT), Aachen
1985 - 1992 Head of Department, Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology (ILT), Aachen
1981 - 1985 Staff Member, Technische Universität Darmstadt

Awards
 
2015 AILU International Award
(Press release 20.03.2015)
2013 Honoray doctorate of Wroclaw University of Technology
(Press release 18.11.2013)
2012 Fraunhofer-Medaille
(Press release 29.3.2012)
2008 Arthur L. Schawlow Award
(Press release 18.7.2008)