Prof. Dr.-Ing. Joachim Bös, M.S./SUNY

Director (executive) of Fraunhofer IDMT

Academic and Professional Background

since Oct. 1, 2019  director (executive) of Fraunhofer Institute for Digital Media Technology IDMT
since Oct. 1, 2019  University Professor, group Industrial Applications of Media Technologies, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Technische Universität Ilmenau
2017 – 2019 Akademischer Direktor, Technische Universität Darmstadt
2013 – 2017 Akademischer Oberrat, Technische Universität Darmstadt
2010 – 2013 Akademischer Rat, Technische Universität Darmstadt
2009 – 2019 deputy head of the research group System Reliability, Adaptive Structures, and Machine Acoustics SAM, Technische Universität Darmstadt
2008 – 2019 research assistant at the research group System Reliability, Adaptive Structures, and Machine Acoustics SAM, Technische Universität Darmstadt
2004 PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering, title of the PhD dissertationn: "Numerical shape optimization in structural acoustics", Technische Universität Darmstadt
2003 – 2008 research scientist at the Competence Center Mechatronics/Adaptronics of the Fraunhofer Institute for Structural Durability and System Reliability LBF, Darmstadt
1998 – 2003 research assistant and PhD student at the research group Mechatronics and Machine Acoustics MuM, Technische Universität Darmstadt
1996 – 1997 student at the Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, State University of New York (SUNY), Buffalo, USA; degree: Master of Science (M.S.) in Mechanical Engineering
1992 – 1998 student of Mechanical Engineering, Technische Universität Darmstadt; degree: Diplom-Ingenieur (Dipl.-Ing.)
1991 general higher education entrance qualification, degree: Abitur

 

Committee Memberships

since 2018  representative of the DEGA (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Akustik e.V., German Acoustical Society) in the Board Council of the DPG (Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft e. V., German Physical Society)
since 2017 head of the technical committee “Physical Acoustics” of the DEGA (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Akustik e.V., German Acoustical Society)
since 2015 member of the technical committee NA 001-01-04 AA “Geräuschemission von Maschinen und Anlagen; Messung, Minderung, Datensammlung” (“Noise emission from machines and facilities; measurements, abatement, data acquisition”) of the Normenausschuss Akustik, Lärmminderung und Schwingungstechnik (NALS) im DIN und VDI (Standardization committee on acoustics, noise control, and vibration technology in the German Institute for Standardization and the Association of German Engineers)
2013 – 2015 elected member of the Vorstandsrat of the DEGA (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Akustik e.V., German Acoustical Society)
since 2011 member of the technical committee for the German standard VDI 3720 “Konstruktion lärmarmer Maschinen und Anlagen – Konstruktionsaufgaben und -methodik” (“Design of low-noise machinery and equipment – design tasks and design methodology”) of the Normenausschuss Akustik, Lärmminderung und Schwingungstechnik (NALS) im DIN und VDI (Standardization committee on acoustics, noise control, and vibration technology in the German Institute for Standardization and the Association of German Engineers)
since 2008 member of the technical committee “Education in Acoustics” of the DEGA (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Akustik e.V., German Acoustical Society)

 

Reviews

Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft DFG (review of project proposals)
Acta Acustica united with Acustica (review of journal articles)
Akustik Journal (review of journal articles)
antriebstechnik (review of journal articles)
Archive of Applied Mechanics (review of journal articles)
International Journal of Acoustics and Vibration (IJAV) (review of journal articles)
Journal of Computational Acoustics (review of journal articles)
Journal of Vibration and Acoustics (Transactions of the ASME) (review of journal articles)
Noise Control Engineering Journal (NCEJ) (review of journal articles)
Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization (review of journal articles)

 

memberships

ASA (Acoustical Society of America)
ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers)
DEGA (Deutsche Gesellschaft für Akustik e.V., German Acoustical Society)
ALD (Arbeitsring Lärm der DEGA, Noise Control Association of DEGA)
IIAV (International Institute of Acoustics and Vibration)
VDI (Verein Deutscher Ingenieure e.V., The Association of German Engineers)