Prof. Dr.-Ing. Peter Wulf


Department of Mechanical Engineering and Production Management
Professor für Technische Mechanik und Numerische Strömungssimulation

Berliner Tor 21
20099 Hamburg



Technische Mechanik und Numerische Strömungssimulation

(Technical Mechanics und Computational Fluid Dynamics)


Focus areas/Expertise

Administrative Schwerpunkte: Forschung | Transfer | Internationales

Fachliche Schwerpunkte: Strömungssimulation / CFD | Mehrphasenströmungen | Fluid-Struktur-Interaktion | Wellenenergiewandlung


Offices held/Professional memberships

Vizepräsident für Forschung, Transfer und Internationales
Mitglied im Institut für Computerorientierte und Angewandte Mechanik und Mechatronik - ICAMM
Mitglied in den Fachgruppen Mechanik und Energie- und Anlagentechnik

Short bio

Professional Experience at HAW Hamburg

since 2020

Vice President for Research, Knowledge Transfer and International Affairs

2010 – 2020

Head of Institute for Computational and Applied Mechanics and Mechatronics

since 2006

Professor for Technical Mechanics and Computational Fluid Dynamics

Professional Experience in Industry and Academia

2001 - 2006

Manager Technical Support - Computer Aided Engineering, Business Unit Polyurethanes, Bayer Material­Science AG, Leverkusen

1997 - 2001

Development Engineer - Sheetfed Printing Machinery, MAN Roland Druckmaschinen AG, Offenbach

1994 - 1997

Research Assistant at the Center of Applied Space Technology and Microgravity (ZARM), University of Bremen



Doctorate in Engineering (Fluid Mechanics), University of Bremen

1989 - 1993

Studies in Mechanical Engineering - Aerospace Technology,  RWTH Aachen University

1987 - 1989

Studies in Mechanical Engineering, University of Paderborn