Mojahedin, Arvin: "Analysis of Functionally Graded Porous Materials Using Deep Energy Method and Analytical Solution", Dissertation, Weimar, 2022

Hanna, John: "Computational Fracture Modeling and Design of Encapsulation-Based Self­-Healing Concrete Using XFEM and Cohesive Surface Technique", Dissertation, Weimar, 2022

Zacharias, Christin: "Numerical Simulation Models for Thermoelastic Damping Effects", Dissertation, Weimar, 2022

Jenabidehkordi, Ali: "An efficient adaptive PD formulation for complex microstructure", Dissertation, Weimar, 2022

Zhang, Yongzheng: "A Nonlocal Operator Method for Quasi-static and Dynamic Fracture Modeling", Dissertation, Weimar, 2022

Yousefi, Hassan: "Discontinuous propagation fronts: linear and nonlinear systems", Dissertation, Weimar, 2022

Liu, Bokai: "Stochastic multiscale modeling of polymeric nanocomposites using Data-driven techniques", Dissertation, Weimar, 2022

Shaaban Mohamed, Ahmed Mostafa: "Isogeometric boundary element analysis and structural  shape optimization for Helmholtz acoustic problems", Dissertation, Weimar, 2022

Nouri, Hamidreza: "Mechanical Behavior of two dimensional sheets and polymer compounds based on molecular dynamics and continuum mechanics approach", Dissertation, Weimar, 2022

Jorge Alberto López Zermeño: "Isogeometric and CAD-based methods for shape and topology optimization: Sensitivity analysis, Bézier elements and phase-field approaches", Dissertation, Weimar, 2022

Abinet Kilfe Habtemariam: "Generalized Beam Theory for the analysis of thin-walled circular pipe members", Dissertation, Weimar, 2022

Valizadeh, Navid: "Developments in Isogeometric Analysis and Application to High-Order Phase-Field Models of Biomembranes", Dissertation, Weimar, 2022



Goswami, Somdatta: "Phase field modeling of fracture with isogeometric analysis and machine learning methods", Dissertation, Weimar, 2020

Chowdhury, Sharmistha: "Stochastic Approaches to Selection of Fatigue Crack Growth Model for Life Cycle Assessment", Dissertation, Weimar, 2020

Marcelo José Bianco: "Coupling between Shell and Generalized Beam Theory (GBT) elements", Dissertation, Weimar, 2020

Winkel, Benjamin: "A three-dimensional model of skeletal muscle for physiological, pathological and experimental mechanical simulations", Dissertation, Weimar, 2020

Oucif, Chahmi: "Analytical Modeling of Self-Healing and Super Healing in Cementitious Materials", Dissertation, Weimar, 2020

Chan, Chiu Ling: "Smooth representation of thin shells and volume structures for isogeometric analysis", Dissertation, Weimar, 2020

Salavati, Mohammad: "Multi-Scale Modeling of Mechanical and Electrochemical Properties of 1D and 2D Nanomaterials, Application in Battery Energy Storage Systems", Dissertation, Weimar, 2020

Radmard Rahmani, Hamid: "Artificial Intelligence Approach for Seismic Control of Structures", Dissertation, Weimar, 2020

Rabizadeh, Ehsan: "Goal-oriented A Posteriori Error Estimation and Adaptive Mesh Refinement in 2D/3D Thermoelasticity Problems", Dissertation, Weimar, 2020

Bakar, Ilyani Akmar Binti Abu: "Computational Analysis of Woven Fabric Composites: Single- und Multi-objective Optimizations and Sensitivity Analysis in Meso-scale Structures", Dissertation, Weimar, 2020

Shirazi, Ali Hossein Nezhad: "Multi-Scale Modeling of Lithium ion Batteries: a thermal Management approach and molecular dynamic studies", Dissertation, Weimar, 2020

Theory and aspects of application in civil engineering

PD. Dr.-Ing. habil. Volkmar Zabel
Habilitation, Weimar 2019


Peralta , J., Walther, C., Osman, A., Smarsly, K. (2022)
A systematic survey of Internet of Things frameworks for smart city applications, Sustainable Cities and Society, Vol. 83 (ISSN 2210-6707)

Harirchian, E., Lahmer, T., Kumari, V., Rasulzade, S. (2022)
Building's Vulnerability Assessment against Natural Hazards by Using Modern Computational Technique. Construction Management, and Computers & Digitization  (ISSN 2075-5309)

Muyiwa Alalade, Ina Reichert, Daniel Köhn, Frank Wuttke, Tom Lahmer (2022)
A Cyclic Multi-Stage Implementation of the Full-Waveform Inversion for the Identification of Anomalies in Dams (DOI)

Zainab Riyadh Shaker Al-Yasiri, Hayder Majid Mutashar, Klaus Gürlebeck, Tom Lahmer (2022)
Damage Sensitive Signals for the Assessment of the Conditions of Wind Turbine Rotor Blades Using Electromagnetic Waves (DOI)

Ayan Chakraborty, Cosmin Anitescu, Xiaoying Zhuang, Timon Rabczuk (2022)
Domain adaptation based transfer learning approach for solving PDEs on complex geometries (DOI)

John Hanna (2022)
Computational Modelling for the Effects of Capsular Clustering on Fracture of Encapsulation-Based Self-Healing Concrete Using XFEM and Cohesive Surface Technique (DOI)

Kumari, V., Harirchian, E., Lahmer, T., Rasulzade, S. (2022)
Evaluation of Machine Learning and Web-Based Process for Damage Score Estimation of Existing Buildings (DOI)

Yongzheng Zhang, Huilong Ren (2022)
Implicit implementation of the nonlocal operator method: an open source code (DOI)

Yongzheng Zhang (2022)
Nonlocal dynamic Kirchhof plate formulation based on nonlocal operator method (DOI)


Albrecht Schmidt, Tom Lahmer (2021)
Efficient domain decomposition based reliability analysis for polymorphic uncertain material parameters (DOI)

Feras Alkam, Tom Lahmer (2021)
A robust method of the status monitoring of catenary poles installed along high-speed electrified train tracks (DOI)

Feras Alkam, Tom Lahmer (2021)
Eigenfrequency-Based Bayesian Approach for Damage Identification in Catenary Poles (DOI)

Huilong Ren, Xiaoying Zhuang, Erkan Oterkus, Hehua Zhu, Timon Rabczuk (2021)
Nonlocal strong forms of thin plate, gradient elasticity, magneto‑electro‑elasticity and phase‑field fracture by nonlocal operator method (DOI)

Luckey, D., Fritz, H., Legatiuk, D., Peralta, J., Walther, C., Smarsly, K. (2021). Explainable artificial intelligence to advance structural health monitoring. In: A. Cury, et al. Structural health monitoring based on data science techniques. Heidelberg: Springer Verlag GmbH, (ISBN 978-3-030-81716-9)

Harirchian, E., Hosseini, S. E. A., Jadhav, K., Kumari, V., Rasulzade, S., Işık, E., ... & Lahmer, T. (2021)
A review on application of soft computing techniques for the rapid visual safety evaluation and damage classification of existing buildings. Journal of Building Engineering, 43, 102536.

Harirchian, E., Jadhav, K., Kumari, V., & Lahmer, T. (2021)
ML-EHSAPP: A prototype for machine learning-based earthquake hazard safety assessment of structures by using a smartphone app. European Journal of Environmental and Civil Engineering, 1-21.

Harirchian, E., Kumari, V., Jadhav, K., Rasulzade, S., Lahmer, T., & Raj Das, R. (2021)
A Synthesized Study Based on Machine Learning Approaches for Rapid Classifying Earthquake Damage Grades to RC Buildings. Applied Sciences, 11(16), 7540.


Harirchian, E., Lahmer, T., Kumari, V. & Jadhav, K. (2020)
Application of Support Vector Machine for the Rapid Seismic Hazard Safety Evaluation of Existing Buildings. Energies, 13(x), xxx.

Harirchian, E., & Lahmer, T. (2020)
Improved Rapid Visual Earthquake Hazard Safety Evaluation of Existing Buildings Using a Type-2 Fuzzy Logic Model. Applied Sciences, 10(7), 2375.

Harirchian, E., Lahmer, T., & Rasulzade, S. (2020)
Earthquake Hazard Safety Assessment of Existing Buildings Using Optimized Multi-Layer Perceptron Neural Network. Energies, 13(8), 2060.

Harirchian, E., Lahmer, T., Buddhiraju, S., Mohammad, K., & Mosavi, A. (2020)
Earthquake Safety Assessment of Buildings through Rapid Visual Screening. Buildings, 10(3), 51.

Bianco, M.J., Habtemariam, A., Könke, C., Tartaglione, F., Zabel, V.
Analysis of support coupling GBT (Generalized Beam Theory) applied in pipeline systems, Thin-Walled Structures 146 (2020) 106439,


Nickerson, S., Shu, Y., Zhong, D. Könke, C., Tandia, A.: Permeability of porous ceramics by X-ray CT image analysis, Acta Materialia 172 (2019) 121-130,

Rahmani, H.R., Könke, C.: Seismic Control of Tall Buildings Using Distributed Multiple Tuned Mass Dampers, Advances in Civil Engineering Vol 2019, Article id 6480384, 19 pages,

Schietzhold, F.N., Schmidt, A., Dannert, M.M., Fau, A., Fleury, R.M.N. Graf, W., Kaliske, M., Könke, T., Lahmer, T., Nackenhorst, U.: Development of fuzzy probability based random fields for the numerical structural design, GAMM-Mitteilungen 2019;42,

Schmidt, A., Henning, C., Herbrandt, S., Könke, C., Ickstadt, K., Ricken, T., Lahmer, T.: Numerical studeis of earth structure assessment via the theory of porous media using fuzzy probability based random field material descriptions, GAMM-Mitteilungen 2019;42,

I. Reichert, P. Olney, T. Lahmer (2019): Influence of the error description on model-based design of experiments, Engineering Structures, Volume 193, Pages 100-109

N. Vu, R. Sauer, T. Rabczuk, H. Park, T. Lahmer, D. X. Thang (2019): A NURBS-based inverse analysis of thermal expansion induced morphing of thin shells, accepted for publication in Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering

L. Nguyen-Tuan, S. S. Nanthakumar, T. Lahmer (2019): Identification of multiple flaws in dams using inverse analysis based on hydro-mechanical XFEM and level sets, accepted for publication in Computers and Geotechnics

Z. Jaouadi, T. Abbas, G. Morgenthal, T. Lahmer (2019): Single and Multi-Objective Shape Optimization of Streamlined Bridge Decks,  Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, accepted

F. Alkam, T. Lahmer (2019): Quantifying the Uncertainty of Identified Parameters of Prestressed Concrete Poles Using the Experimental Measurements and Different Optimization Methods,
Engineering and Applied Sciences, Volume 4, Issue 4, Pages: 84-9.

M. Steiner, J.-M. Bourinet, T. Lahmer (2019). An adaptive sampling method for global sensitivity analysis based on least-squares support vector regression, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, Volume 183, Pages 323 - 340.

H. V. Do, T. Lahmer, X. Zhuang, N. Alajlan, H. Nguyen-Xuan, T. Rabczuk (2019). An isogeometric analysis to identify the full flexoelectric complex material properties based on electrical impedance curve, Computers and Structures, Volume 214, Pages 1 - 14.

F. Tan, T. Lahmer (2019). Shape design of Arch Dams under Load Uncertainty with a Robust Optimization Method, Frontiers of Structural and Civil Engineering, Volume 13 (Issue 4), Pages 852 - 862.


Nuyen Tuan, L., Könke, Lahmer, T.
Damage identification using inverse analysis for 3D coupled thermo-mechanical problems, Computers & Structures 196 (2018), 146-156

Khudari Bek, Y., Hamdia, K.M., Rabczuk, T., Könke,
Micromechanical model for polymeric nano-composites based on SBFEM, Composite Structures (2018), in press, DOI: 10.1016/j.compstruct.2018.03.064

Nguyen-Tuan, L.; Könke, C.; Bettzieche, V.; Lahmer, T.: Damage Identification Using Inverse Analysis in Coupled Thermo-hydro-mechanical Problems Applied to Masonry Dams. Int. J. for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 42 (2018), pp. 256–273

Habtemariam, A., Zabel, V., Bianco, M.J., Könke, C.: Blast Demolition Study of Guyed Masts, Shock and Vibration, Vol. 208,

Tahir, A., Rasche, S., Könke, C.: Discrete element model development of ZTA ceramic granular powder using micro computed mography, Advanced Powder Technology 29 (2018), pp. 3471-3482,

M. Steiner, J.-M. Bourinet, T. Lahmer (2018): An adaptive sampling method for global sensitivity analysis based on least-squares support vector regression, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, accepted

H. V. Do, T. Lahmer, X. Zhuang, N. Alajlan, H. Nguyen-Xuan, T. Rabczuk (2018): An isogeometric analysis to identify the full flexoelectric complex material properties based on electrical impedance curve, Computers and Structures, accepted 2018

F. Tan, T. Lahmer (2018): Shape design of Arch Dams under Load Uncertainty with a Robust Optimization Method, Frontiers of Structural and Civil Engineering, accepted

N. Vu-Bac, T. X. Duong, T. Lahmer, X. Zhuang,  R. Sauer, H. Park, T. Rabczuk (2018): A NURBS-based Inverse Analysis for Reconstruction of Nonlinear Deformations of Thin Shell Structures,  Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering (CMAME-D), Volume 331, Pages 427–455