em. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Udo Lindemann

Tel +49.89.289.151-31/51
Fax +49.89.289.15144
Room MW 2103
lindemann@pe.mw.tum.de

Consultation hours: only by appointment via secretariat

Curriculum Vitae

Udo Lindemann started 1968 to study Mechanical Engineering at the University of Hannover with a main focus on thermal process engineering. After graduation, he continued at the university as a research associate of Prof. Klaus Ehrlenspiel. The research focuses were cost driven product development and systems engineering. He finalised his dissertation in 1979 at the Technical University Munich.

In the years to follow, he held leading positions at Renk AG, Augsburg, in divisions such as mechanical engineering design and product development. Within Renk he was involved in the business of gears boxes, transmissions and test equipment. In 1992 he became CEO of MAN Miller Druckmaschinen GmbH and was responsible for production, logistics, quality, services, personal and factory planning. He also was responsible for a certain product range of the parent company MAN Roland AG.

Prof. Dr.-Ing. U. Lindemann succeeded Professor Ehrlenspiel in 1995 as head of the Institute of Product Development at the Technical University of Munich.
Within the time since 1995 until today he served as Dean for Study Affairs and as Dean of the Faculty Mechanical Engineering. Today he is a member of the Academic Senate of the Technical University Munich.

He is co-publishers of the German journal "Konstruktion" and co-editor of several international journals. Since the initiation of the Design Society, he has been an active member, from 2007 to 2010 he served as its President. In addition he is an active member of a number of scientific societies and other organisations. 2008 he became a member of the German Academy of Science and Engineering.