12. March 2012

Prof. Oliver Fischer - New member of Beton- und Stahlbetonbau's scientific advisory board

Since the beginning of the year, Prof. Oliver Fischer has been supporting the work of the scientific advisory board for our journal Beton- und Stahlbetonbau with his international project experience and scientific research.

After his studies at the Technical University of Munich he initially worked as a research assistant at the Institute for Structural Engineering at the Universität der Bundeswehr München as well as the Institute for Structural Mechanics and obtained his doctorate there in 1994. As structural engineer, Prof. Fischer began his professional career at Bilfinger Berger AG where he took over management of the globally acting technical office in 2003.

With the beginning of the 2009 winter semester, Prof. Oliver Fischer was appointed Chair of Concrete Construction at the Technical University of Munich. At the same time he took over leadership of the associated concrete department of the material testing agency. Additionally, Prof. Fischer has been a member of the board of Büchting+Streit AG since 2011 and in the same function also manages Prof. Fischer Ingenieure GmbH which specializes in civil and tunnel engineering. Prof. Fischer is has been a member of the Bavarian Chamber of Engineers for many years where he joined the board in 2003.