See Permanent Staff André de Boer (A.)


Room: HR N124
Tel.: +31(0) 53 489 3621
E-mail: André de Boer
Position: Full Professor
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Main Research Interest / Name of Research Project

  • Computational Mechanics in general
  • Structural Dynamics and Vibro-acoustics
  • Passive and active vibration suppression
  • Buckling and post-buckling
  • Structural health monitoring

Teaching Activities

See Blackboard for more information on the courses listed

  • Stijfheid & Sterkte 2 (Strength of Materials 2), 2nd year bachelor course Mechanical Engineering. Course code 115715.
  • Aircraft Structures, 3rd year bachelor course in the frame work of the minor Luchtvaarttechniek. Course code 115439
  • Advanced Dynamics, 1st year master course Mechanical Engineering, Course code 115774.
  • Inleiding Technologisch Onderzoek, 3rd year bachelor course Mechanical Engineering. Course code 191155210.

Research Projects

  • Leader of research projects on Structural Dynamics, Fluid Structure Interaction and Acoustics and Dynamic Material Behavior within the research group Structural Dynamics and Acoustics.

Other Activities

  • Chairman of section Applied Mechanics
  • Director of the bachelor and master program Mechanical Engineering
  • Chairman of Examination board bachelor program Advanced Technology
  • Vice chairman of Examination board University College ATLAS
  • Member of UT ‘Harde Knip Commissie’
  • Chairman of ‘Werkgroep NOEK’

Recent jobs

  • From June 1979 till January 1981 researcher at Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam
  • From January 1981 till May 1985 PhD student at State University Utrecht.
  • From June 1985 till June 2000 scientific researcher at NLR.