About us

The group “Computational Nanomechanics of Materials” is a Research Group at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology KIT (Germany) in the Institute for Applied Materials IAM  headed by Christian Brandl, who is now Senior Lecturer at The University of Melbourne.

Christian Brandl, PI

Dipl.-Ing. (BA), Mechanical Engineering, Mannheim, Germany
Dipl.-Ing., Mechanical Engineering, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
Dr. sc., École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) , Switzerland

Current graduate students

  • Junyu Gao, PhD student (2017)
  • Korbinian Ziegler, PhD student (2018)
  • Silva Basu, PhD student (2018) co-adviced with Dr. Ruth Schwaiger