Philipp Bucher, M.Sc (hons)

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Curriculum vitae

since 2017 Research Associate at Chair of Structural Analysis, Prof. Dr.-Ing. K.-U. Bletzinger
2016 Stay abroad at the International Center for Numerical Methods in Engineering (CIMNE) at UPC Barcelona during the Master's Thesis
2014-2017 M.Sc. with honors in Computational Mechanics, Technical University of Munich
2013 Semester abroad, University of Adelaide, Australia
2010-2014 B.Eng. Mechanical Engineering, University of Applied Sciences Ravensburg-Weingarten
2009-2010 Community Service
2006-2009 Apprenticeship Industrial Mechanic, MTU Friedrichshafen GmbH
2000-2006 Middle School Tettnang


  • Fluid-Structure Interaction
  • Windengineering
  • Grid-Mapping



  • C. Wendeler; K. B. Sautter; P. Bucher; K.U. Bletzinger; R. Wüchner: Modellierungsaspekte und gekoppelte DEM-FEM Simulationen zur Untersuchung hochflexibler Steinschlagschutznetze. In: Bischoff Manfred; Scheven Malte; Oesterle Bastian (Ed.): Berichte der Fachtagung Baustatik - Baupraxis 14 : 23. und 24. März 2020, Universität Stuttgart. Stuttgart : Institut für Baustatik und Baudynamik, Universität Stuttgart, 2020 more… BibTeX


  • K. B. Sautter; M.A. Celigueta; P. Bucher; K.U. Bletzinger; R. Wüchner: Partitioned Coupling of Discrete Elements with Large Deformation Structural Finite Elements to Model Rockfall Impact on Flexible Protection Structures. VIII International Conference on Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering, 2019 more… BibTeX


  • J. Cotela-Dalmau; P. Bucher; A. Ghantasala; M. Andre, A. Winterstein (geb. Mini); R. Rossi; R. Wüchner: Implementation of mapping strategies in a distributed memory environment. VII International Conference on Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering, 2017 more… BibTeX