Assoc. Prof. Dr. Christian BERNHARD

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Christian BERNHARD

University of Leoben, Leoben, Austria, EU


Position: Associate Professor for Steelmaking, Montanuniversitaet Leoben, Austria, EU

Specialization: Casting Research (Working group M²CC)


At the METAL 2016 conference Dr. Bernhard will deliver the invited lecture at the session A - Advanced Iron, Cast Iron and Steelmaking.


Academic Career

1994 - Master degree from Montanuniversitaet Leoben in “Ferrous Metallurgy”
1998 - Doctoral degree from Montanuniversitaet Leoben, doctoral thesis on “High temperature mechanical properties of steel under continuous 
          casting conditions”

2002 - 2009 - Head of the Christian Doppler – laboratory for “Metallurgical fundamentals of continuous casting processes”
2008 - Assoc.Prof. for Steelmaking
2009 - 
today - Head of the working group “Metallurgy and Materials Science in Cleanness and Casting (M²CC)”
2015 - Appointment as Guest Professor at the University of Science and Technology in Beijing (USTB), China