Dr.ir. M. (Matthijs) Langelaar

Associate Professor, Structural Optimization and Mechanics

Matthijs Langelaar holds a PhD degree from Delft University of Technology and an MSc degree in Mechanical Engineering from University of Twente. After a year at DLR (German Aerospace Center, Robotics Institute), and he has also worked in the US (University of Colorado at Boulder, Prof. Kurt Maute), Germany (IMTEK, Univeristy of Freiburg, Prof. Jan Korvink) and Korea (Seoul National University, Prof. Yoon Young Kim). 

The focus of his research is to advance computational design techniques for high-tech applications, with a specific emphasis on topology optimization. He and his research team are currently intensively involved in the worldwide research effort to combine topology optimization and additive manufacturing.

 

Matthijs Langelaar