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Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil.

Manfred Bischoff

Head of Institute
Institute for Structural Mechanics

Contact

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70550 Stuttgart
Deutschland
Room: 1.004

Vita

  • 19881993: Student of Civil Engineering, University of Stuttgart
  • 1993: Diploma in Civil Engineering (Dipl.-Ing.)
  • 19931999: Research Associate at the Institute of Structural Mechanics (Institut für Baustatik), Prof. Dr.-Ing. E. Ramm, University of Stuttgart
  • 1999: Doctoral Degree from University of Stuttgart (Dr.-Ing.)
  • 11/199910/2000: Visiting Scholar at UC Berkeley
  • 11/200003/2001: Postdoc at the Institute of Structural Mechanics, University of Stuttgart
  • 04/200103/2006: Research Associate and Deputy Head of "Lehrstuhl für Statik", Technische Universität München, Prof. Dr.-Ing. K.-U. Bletzinger
  • 03/2005: Habilitation (venia legendi for "Statik")
  • Since 04/2006: Full professor and Head of the Institute for Structural Mechanics (Institut für Baustatik und Baudynamik), University of Stuttgart
  • Since 2006: Member of the admission committee for inspection engineers for building construction in the state of Baden-Württemberg
  • 20082012: Member of the Executive Council of GACM
  • 20132017: Member of the General Council of IACM
  • Since 2014: Member of the directorate of the collaborative research center "Biological Design and Integrative Structures" (SFB-TRR 141)
  • Since 2016: Member of the Review Board of Architecture and Civil Engineering of the DFG, FK-410
  • Since 2017: Member of the directorate of the collaborative research center "Adaptive Hüllen und Strukturen für die gebaute Umwelt von morgen" (SFB 1244)

Research

  • Non-linear computational structural mechanics
  • Theory of shells, modeling and analysis of shells with finite elements
  • Finite element technology, isogeometric finite elements
  • Non-linear stability analysis, path following methods
  • Structural optimization
  • Multifield and multiscale problems
  • Contact problems
  • Biomimetics
  • Adaptive structures

Awards

  • 2000: EUROMECH European Young Scientist Award
  • 2008: IACM Award for Young Scientists
  • 2012: Fellow Award der IACM
  • 2015: Highly Commended Paper Award, Engineering Computations, Emerald Literati Network (with A. Sorg)
  • 2017: Publication prize of the University of Stuttgart, Faculty for Civil and Environmental Engineering (with B. Oesterle and E. Ramm)
  • 2019: Teaching prize of the Faculty for Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Stuttgart

Publications

Articles in journals

  1. Sachse, R., & Bischoff, M. (2021). A variational formulation for motion design of adaptive compliant structures. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 122, 972–1000. https://doi.org/10.1002/nme.6570
  2. Sachse, R., Geiger, F., & Bischoff, M. (2021). Constrained motion design with distinct actuators and motion stabilization. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 122(11), 2712–2732. https://doi.org/10.1002/nme.6638
  3. Sobek, W., Sawodny, O., Bischoff, M., Blandini, L., Böhm, M., Haase, W., Klett, Y., Mahall, M., Weidner, S., Burghardt, T., Leistner, P., Maierhofer, M., Park, S., Reina, G., Roth, D., & Tar. (2021). Adaptive Hüllen und Strukturen. Bautechnik, 98(3), 208--221. https://doi.org/10.1002/bate.202000107
  4. Sobek, W., Sawodny, O., Bischoff, M., Blandini, L., Böhm, M., Haase, W., Klett, Y., Mahall, M., Weidner, S., Burghardt, T., Leistner, P., Maierhofer, M., Park, S., Reina, G., Roth, D., & Tarín, C. (2021). Adaptive Hüllen und Strukturen. Aus den Arbeiten des Sonderforschungsbereichs 1244. Bautechnik, 98. https://doi.org/bate.202000107
  5. von Scheven, M., Ramm, E., & Bischoff, M. (2021). Quantification of the Redundancy Distribution in Truss and Beam Structures. International Journal of Solids and Structures, 213, 41–49. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2020.11.002
  6. Geiger, F., Gade, J., von Scheven, M., & Bischoff, M. (2020). A Case Study on Design and Optimization of Adaptive Civil Structures. Frontiers in Built Environment, 6, 94. https://doi.org/10.3389/fbuil.2020.00094
  7. Pfefferkorn, R., Bieber, S., Oesterle, B., Bischoff, M., & Betsch, P. (2020). Improving Efficiency and Robustness of EAS Elements for Nonlinear Problems. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 122(8), 1911–1939. https://doi.org/10.1002/nme.6605
  8. Portillo, D., Oesterle, B., Thierer, R., Bischoff, M., & Romero, I. (2020). Structural models based on 3D constitutive laws: Variational structure and numerical solution. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 362. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2020.112872
  9. Sachse, R., Westermeier, A., Mylo, M., Nadasdi, J., Bischoff, M., Speck, T., & Poppinga, S. (2020). Snapping mechanics of the Venus flytrap (Dionaea muscipula). Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), 117, 16035–16042. https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.2002707117
  10. Zou, Z., Scott, Michael. A., Miao, D., Bischoff, M., Oesterle, B., & Dornisch, W. (2020). An isogeometric Reissner–Mindlin shell element based on Bézier dual basis functions: Overcoming locking and improved coarse mesh accuracy. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 370. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2020.113283
  11. Fröhlich, B., Gade, J., Geiger, F., Bischoff, M., & Eberhard, P. (2019). Geometric element parameterization and parametric model order reduction in finite element based shape optimization. Computational Mechanics, 63, 853–868. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00466-018-1626-1
  12. Bieber, S., Oesterle, B., Ramm, E., & Bischoff, M. (2018). A variational method to avoid locking – independent of the discretization scheme. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 114, 801–827. https://doi.org/10.1002/nme.5766
  13. Grun, T. B., von Scheven, M., Bischoff, M., & Nebelsick, J. H. (2018). Structural stress response of segmented natural shells: a numerical case study on the clypeasteroid echinoid Echinocyamus pusillus. Journal of the Royal Society Interface, 15. https://doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2018.0164
  14. Körner, A., Born, L., Mader, A., Sachse, R., Saffarian, S., Westermeier, A. S., Poppinga, S., Bischoff, M., Gresser, G. T., Milwich, M., Speck, T., & Knippers, J. (2018). Flectofold - a biomimetic compliant shading device for complex free form facades. Smart Materials and Structures, 27. https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-665X/aa9c2f
  15. Schäuble, A.-K., Tkachuk, A., & Bischoff, M. (2018). Time step estimates for explicit dynamics with reciprocal mass matrices. Computers & Structures, 202, 74–84. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruc.2018.03.005
  16. Wagner, J. L., Gade, J., Heidingsfeld, M., Geiger, F., von Scheven, M., Böhm, M., Bischoff, M., & Sawodny, O. (2018). On steady-state disturbance compensability for actuator placement in adaptive structures. at – Automatisierungstechnik, 66, 591–603. https://doi.org/10.1515/auto-2017-0099
  17. Weidner, S., Kelleter, C., Sternberg, P., Haase, W., Geiger, F., Burghardt, T., Honold, C., Wagner, J., Böhm, M., Bischoff, M., Sawodny, O., & Binz, H. (2018). The implementation of adaptive elements into an experimental high-rise building. Steel Construction, 11, 109–117. https://doi.org/10.1002/stco.201810019
  18. Westermeier, A. S., Sachse, R., Poppinga, S., Vögele, P., Adamec, L., Speck, T., & Bischoff, M. (2018). How the carnivorous waterwheel plant (Aldrovanda vesiculosa) snaps. Proceedings of the Royal Society B, 285. https://doi.org/10.1098/rspb.2018.0012
  19. Kopacka, J., Tkachuk, A., Gabriel, D., Kolman, R., Bischoff, M., & Plešek, J. (2017). On stability and reflection-transmission analysis of the bipenalty method in contact-impact problems: A one-dimensional, homogeneous case study. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 113, 1607–1629. https://doi.org/10.1002/nme.5712
  20. Matzen, M. E., & Bischoff, M. (2017). A weighted point-based formulation for isogeometric contact. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 308, 73–95. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2016.04.010
  21. Oesterle, B., Sachse, R., Ramm, E., & Bischoff, M. (2017). Hierarchic isogeometric large rotation shell elements including linearized transverse shear parametrization. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 321, 383–405. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2017.03.031
  22. Schäuble, A.-K., Tkachuk, A., & Bischoff, M. (2017). Variationally consistent inertia templates for B-spline- and NURBS-based FEM: Inertia scaling and customization. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 326, 596–621. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2017.08.035
  23. Wilking, C., & Bischoff, M. (2017). Alternative integration algorithms for three-dimensional mortar contact. Computational Mechanics, 59, 203–218. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00466-016-1345-4
  24. Oesterle, B., Ramm, E., & Bischoff, M. (2016). A shear deformable, rotation-free isogeometric shell formulation. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 307, 235–255. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2016.04.015
  25. Asmolovskiy, N., Tkachuk, A., & Bischoff, M. (2015). Numerical approaches to stability analysis of cylindrical composite shells based on load imperfections. Engineering Computations, 32. https://doi.org/10.1108/EC-10-2013-0246
  26. Bischoff, M. (2015). Computerstatik und Tragwerksmodellierung – Vorschläge und Impulse für eine moderne universitäre Baustatiklehre. Der Prüfingenieur, 46, 40–47.
  27. Bischoff, M. (2015). Ein Jahrhundert Baustatik in Wissenschaft und Praxis. Bauingenieur, 90, 281–285.
  28. Tkachuk, A., & Bischoff, M. (2015). Direct and sparse construction of consistent inverse mass matrices: general variational formulation and application to selective mass scaling. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 101, 435–469. https://doi.org/10.1002/nme.4805
  29. Pohl, T., Ramm, E., & Bischoff, M. (2014). Adaptive path following schemes for problems with softening. Finite Elements in Analysis and Design, 86, 12–22. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.finel.2014.02.005
  30. Sorg, A., & Bischoff, M. (2014). Adaptive discrete-continuous modeling of evolving discontinuities. Engineering Computations, 31, 1305–1320. https://doi.org/10.1108/EC-03-2013-0072
  31. Tkachuk, A., & Bischoff, M. (2014). Local and global strategies for optimal selective mass scaling. Computational Mechanics, 53, 1197–1207. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00466-013-0961-5
  32. Bischoff, M. (2013). Computerstatik. Von der Kunst der Berechnung zur Kunst der Modellbildung. Bautechnik (Sonderheft: 90 Jahre Bautechnikgeschichte), 90, 91–106.
  33. Echter, R., Oesterle, B., & Bischoff, M. (2013). A hierarchic family of isogeometric shell finite elements. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 254, 170–180. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2012.10.018
  34. Matzen, M. E., Cichosz, T., & Bischoff, M. (2013). A Point to Segment Contact Formulation for Isogeometric, NURBS Based Finite Elements. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 255, 27–39. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2012.11.011
  35. Tkachuk, A., Wohlmuth, B., & Bischoff, M. (2013). Hybrid-mixed discretization of elasto-dynamic contact problems using consistent singular mass matrices. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 94, 473–493. https://doi.org/10.1002/nme.4457
  36. Tkachuk, A., & Bischoff, M. (2013). Variational methods for selective mass scaling. Computational Mechanics, 52, 563–570. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00466-013-0832-0
  37. Bischoff, M. (2011). Nicht auf Knopfdruck. Computerstatik am Gesamtmodell: Gedanken über Modellierung, Berechnung und Kontrolle. Deutsches Ingenieurblatt, 18, 18–22.
  38. Cichosz, T., & Bischoff, M. (2011). Consistent treatment of boundaries with mortar contact formulations using dual Lagrange multipliers. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 200, 1317–1332. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2010.11.004
  39. Echter, R., & Bischoff, M. (2010). Numerical efficiency, locking and unlocking of NURBS finite elements. Comp. Meth. Appl. Mech. Eng., 199, 374–382. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2009.02.035
  40. Bischoff, M., & Romero, I. (2007). A generalization of the method of incompatible modes. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, 69, 1851–1868. https://doi.org/10.1002/nme.1830
  41. Romero, I., & Bischoff, M. (2007). Incompatible Bubbles: A non-conforming finite element formulation for linear elasticity. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 196, 1662–1672. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2006.09.010
  42. Koschnick, F., Bischoff, M., Camprubí, N., & Bletzinger, K.-U. (2005). The discrete strain gap method and membrane locking. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 194, 2444–2463. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2004.07.040
  43. Bischoff, M., & Bletzinger, K.-U. (2004). Improving stability and accuracy of Reissner-Mindlin plate finite elements via algebraic subgrid scale stabilization. Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 193, 1517–1528. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cma.2003.12.036
  44. Camprubí, N., Bischoff, M., & Bletzinger, K.-U. (2004). Shape optimization of shells and locking. Computers and Structures, 82, 2551–2561. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compstruc.2004.04.017
  45. Löblein, J., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (2002). Theorie und FE-Formulierung eines hierarchischen Schalenmodells. Proceedings in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, 1, 448–449. https://doi.org/10.1002/1617-7061(200203)1:1<448::AID-PAMM448>3.0.CO;2-S
  46. Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (2000). On the physical significance of higher order kinematic and static variables in a three-dimensional shell formulation. Int. J. Solids & Structures, 37, 6933–6960. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0020-7683(99)00321-2
  47. Bletzinger, K.-U., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (2000). A Unified Approach for Shear-Locking-Free Triangular and Rectangular Shell Finite Elements. Computers & Structures, 75, 321–334. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0045-7949(99)00140-6
  48. Wall, W. A., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (2000). A deformation dependent stabilization technique, exemplified by EAS-elements at large strains. Comp. Meth. Appl. Mech. Eng., 188, 859–871. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0045-7825(99)00365-5
  49. Farber, P., Hörmann, M., Bischoff, M., & Kronmüller, H. (1999). Magnetostrictive bending of an anisotropic free crystal substrate: Analytical and numerical solutions. Journal of Applied Physics, 85, 7828–7832. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.370593
  50. Mok, D. P., Wall, W.-A., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1999). On algorithmic aspects of deformation dependent loads in nonlinear finite element analysis. Zeitschrift für angewandte Mathematik und Mechanik (ZAMM), 79, 561–562.
  51. Mok, D. P., Wall, W. A., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1999). Algorithmic aspects of deformation dependent loads in nonlinear static finite element analysis. Engineering Computations, 16, 601–618. https://doi.org/10.1108/02644409910277951
  52. Ramm, E., Burmeister, A., Bischoff, M., & Maute, K. (1999). Schalentragwerke. Spektrum der Wissenschaft, Dossier Software.
  53. Bischoff, M., Ramm, E., & Braess, D. (1998). A Class of Equivalent Enhanced Assumed Strain and Hybrid Stress Finite Elements. Comp. Mech., 22, 443–449. https://doi.org/10.1007/s004660050378
  54. Rössle, A., Bischoff, M., Wendland, W., & Ramm, E. (1998). On the Mathematical Foundation of the (1,1,2)-Plate Model. Int. J. of Solids & Structures, 36, 2143–2168. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0020-7683(98)00071-7
  55. Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1997). Shear Deformable Shell Elements for Large Strains and Rotations. Int.J.Num.Meth. in Eng., 40, 4427–4449. https://doi.org/10.1002/(SICI)1097-0207(19971215)40:23<4427::AID-NME268>3.0.CO;2-9
  56. Ramm, E., Burmeister, A., Bischoff, M., & Maute, K. (1997). Finite Elemente - Schalentragwerke. Spektrum der Wissenschaft, 3, 98–102.
  57. Braun, M., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1994). Nonlinear Shell Formulation for Complete Three-Dimensional Constitutive Laws Including Composites and Laminates. Computational Mechanics, 15, 1–18. https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00350285

Articles in proceedings

  1. Gade, J., Bischoff, M., & Kemmler, R. (2020). Advanced approaches for analysis and form finding of membrane structures with finite elements, Part I: Comparison of a microstructural model with an anisotropically hyperelastic model gained by inverse problems of parameter identification. K. Bletzinger, E. Onate, B. Kröplin (Eds.) Proceedings of VIII International Conference on Textile Composites and Inflatable Structures (STRUCTURAL MEMBRANES 2017), 9-11 October 2020. Munich, Germany.
  2. Geiger, F., Gade, J., von Scheven, M., & Bischoff, M. (2020). Optimal Design of Adaptive Structures vs. Optimal Adaption of Structural Design. IFAC-PapersOnLine, 53(2), 8363--8369. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ifacol.2020.12.1604
  3. Geiger, F., Gade, J., von Scheven, M., & Bischoff, M. (2020). Anwendung der Redundanzmatrix bei der Bewertung adaptiver Strukturen. Manfred Bischoff, Malte von Scheven, Bastian Oesterle (Hrsg.) Berichte der Fachtagung Baustatik – Baupraxis 14, 23. und 24. März 2020, Universität Stuttgart, 119–128. https://doi.org/10.18419/opus-10762
  4. Tahouni, Y., Cheng, T., Wood, D., Sachse, R., Thierer, R., Bischoff, M., & Menges, A. (2020). Self-shaping Curved Folding:: A 4D-printing method for fabrication of self-folding curved crease structures. Proceedings of SCF ’20: Symposium on Computational Fabrication, November 2020. https://doi.org/10.1145/3424630.3425416
  5. Tkachuk, A., Kolman, R., Gonzalez, J. A., Bischoff, M., & Kopacka, J. (2019). Time step estimates for reciprocal mass matrices using Ostrowski’s bounds. Proc. 7th ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, M. Papadrakakis and M. Fragiadakakis (eds.), Crete, Greece, June 24-26. 2019. https://doi.org/10.7712/120119.6956.18956
  6. Willmann, T., & Bischoff, M. (2019). Shell Models with Enhanced Kinematics for Finite Elements in Sheet Metal Forming Simulations. 12th European LS-DYNA Conference 2019, Koblenz, Germany.
  7. Oesterle, B., Bieber, S., Sachse, R., Ramm, E., & Bischoff, M. (2018). Intrinsically locking-free formulations for isogeometric beam, plate and shell analysis. Proc. Appl. Math. Mech., 18. https://doi.org/10.1002/pamm.201800399
  8. Bischoff, M., Sachse, R., Körner, A., Westermeier, A., Born, L., Poppinga, S., Gresser, G., Speck, T., & Knippers, J. (2017). Modeling and analysis of the trapping mechanism of Aldrovanda vesiculosa as biomimetic inspiration for façade elements. Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2017. Annette Bögle, Manfred Grohmann (eds.) “Interfaces: architecture.engineering.science”. 25-28th September, 2017, Hamburg, Germany, 2017.
  9. Born, L., Körner, A., Schieber, G., Westermeier, A. S., Poppinga, S., Sachse, R., Bergmann, P., Betz, O., Bischoff, M., Speck, T., Knippers, J., Milwich, M., & Gresser, G. T. (2017). Fiber-reinforced plastics with locally adapted stiffness for bio-inspired hingeless, deployable architectural systems. Proceedings of the 21th Symposium on Composites, Bremen, Germany.
  10. Gabriel, D., Tkachuk, A., Kopačka, J., Kolman, R., Mračko, M., Bischoff, M., & Plešek, J. (2017). Estimation of stability limit based on Gershgorin’s theorem for explicit contact-impact analy-sis Signorini problem using bipenalty approach. Proc. 6th ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dy-namics and Earthquake Engineering, M. Papadrakakis and M. Fragiadakakis (eds.), Rhodes Island, Greece, June 15-17. https://doi.org/10.7712/120117.5494.18027
  11. Grun, T. B., von Scheven, M., Bischoff, M., & Nebelsick, J. H. (2017). Clypeaster under Pressure: Strengthening Structures and Virtual Modulations of an Echinoids Test. Proc of the GSA Annual Meeting in Seattle, Washington, USA. https://doi.org/10.1130/abs/2017AM-293682
  12. Kolman, R., Kopačka, J., Tkachuk, A., Gabriel, D., González, J., & Bischoff, M. (2017). A robust explicit finite element algorithm with bipenalty stabilization for contact-impact problems. Proceedings of the 7th GACM Colloquium on Computational Mechanics for Young Sci-entists from Academia and Industry, M. von Scheven, M.-A. Keip and N. Karajan (eds.), Stuttgart, Germany, October 11-13. https://doi.org/10.18419/opus-9334
  13. Oesterle, B., Sachse, R., Bieber, S., Ramm, E., & Bischoff, M. (2017). Isogeometric analysis with hierarchic shell elements – intrinsically free from locking by alternative parametrizations. Proceedings of the IASS Annual Symposium 2017. Annette Bögle, Manfred Grohmann (eds.) “Interfaces: architecture.engineering.science”. 25-28th September, 2017, Hamburg, Germany.
  14. Tkachuk, A., Matzen, M. E., Kolman, R., & Bischoff, M. (2017). Singular mass matrices for isogeometric finite element analysis of dynamic contact. Proceedings of the 7th GACM Colloquium on Computational Mechanics for Young Sci-entists from Academia and Industry, M. von Scheven, M.-A. Keip and N. Karajan (eds.), Stuttgart, Germany, October 11-13. https://doi.org/10.18419/opus-9334
  15. Westermeier, A., Poppinga, S., Körner, A., Born, L., Sachse, R., Saffarian, S., Knippers, J., Bischoff, M., Gresser, G., & Speck, T. (2017). Keine Gelenkbeschwerden – Wie Pflanzen sich bewegen und die Technik inspirieren. J. Knippers, U. Schmid & T. Speck (eds.), Baubionik – Biologie beflügelt Architektur, 30 – 39. Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde, Serie C, Band 82, Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde Stuttgart.
  16. Oesterle, B., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (2016). Hierarchic isogeometric analyses of beams and shells. M. Kleiber, T. Burczynski, K. Wilde, J. Gorski, K. Winkelmann, L. Smakosz (Eds.) Ädvances in Mechanics: Theoretical, Computational and Interdisciplinary Issues". Proceedings of the 3rd Polish Congress of Mechanics (PCM) & 21st International Conference on Computer Methods in Mechanics (CMM), Gdansk, Poland, 8-11 September 2015, 41–46.
  17. Schäuble, A.-K., Tkachuk, A., & Bischoff, M. (2014). Variationelle Methoden zur Massenskalierung für eine effizientere explizite Zeitintegration in der Dynamik. K.-U. Bletzinger, N. Gebbeken, R. Fisch (eds.): Berichte der Fachtagung Baustatik - Baupraxis 12., 705–713.
  18. Tkachuk, A., & Bischoff, M. (2013). Applications of variationally consistent selective mass scaling in explicit dynamics. Proc. 4th ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dy-namics and Earthquake Engineering, M. Papadrakakis, V. Papadopoulos and V. Plevris (eds.), Kos Island, Greece, 12–14 June.
  19. Matzen, M. E., Cichosz, T., & Bischoff, M. (2012). Point to Segment Contact Formulation for isogeometric NURBS FEM. Proc. YIC 2012, First ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference, A. Andrade-Campos, N. Lopes, R.A.F. Valente and H. Varum (eds.), 24–27 April 2012, Aveiro, Portugal.
  20. Tkachuk, A., & Bischoff, M. (2011). Buckling under Contact Constraints as a Source of Scatter in Car Crash Simulations. II International Conference on Computational Contact Mechanics 15-17 June 2011, Hannover, Germany.
  21. Schneider, B., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (2010). Modeling of material failure by the discrete element method. PAMM, Proceedings in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, Special Issue: 81st Annual Meeting of the International Association of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (GAMM), Karlsruhe 2010. Editor: Prof. Christian Wieners, Volume 10, Issue 1, 685–688.
  22. Cichosz, T., Bischoff, M., Hartmann, S., & Ramm, E. (2008). Non-linear dynamic contact of thin-walled structures. Proc. in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics 8, 10267–10268.
  23. von Scheven, M., Tiyyagura, S. R., Ramm, E., & Bischoff, M. (2007). Efficiency Issues of Partitioned Solution in Fluid-Structure Interaction. Extended Abstract in Proc. of International Conf. on Computational Methods for Coupled Problems in Science and Engineering, Santa Eulalia, Ibiza, Spain, Mai 21-23.
  24. Hartmann, S., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (2005). On the Performance of 3D Elements for Shell Analysis with Non-Linear Softening Plasticity Models. Proc. of VIII Conference on Computational Plasticity (Complas 2005), September 5-7, Barcelona, Spain.
  25. Bischoff, M., Bletzinger, K.-U., Düster, A., Kizio, S., Neumann, J., Rank, E., Ramm, E., & Schweizerhof, K. (2003). Comparision of different FE shell formulations applied on numerical examples with adaptively generated FE meshes. K.-J. Bathe (ed.) Proceedings of the 2nd MIT Conference on Computational Fluid and Solid Mechanics, Elsevier Science.
  26. Camprubí, N., Bischoff, M., & Bletzinger, K.-U. (2003). On the significance of locking on shape optimization of shells. K.-J. Bathe (ed.) Proceedings of the 2nd MIT Conference on Computational Fluid and Solid Mechanics, Elsevier Science.
  27. Koschnick, F., Bischoff, M., & Bletzinger, K.-U. (2002). Membrane locking and the DSG method. H.A. Mang et al. (eds.) Proceedings of WCCM V, Vienna.
  28. Bischoff, M., & Taylor, R. L. (2001). A three-dimensional shell element with an exact thin limit. Z. Wasczyczyn, J. Pamin (eds.) Proceedings of ECCM II, Cracow, Poland.
  29. Bischoff, M., & Bletzinger, K.-U. (2001). Stabilized DSG plate and shell elements. W.A. Wall et al. (eds.) Trends in Computational Structural Mechanics, CIMNE, Barcelona, 253–263.
  30. Bischoff, M., & Armero, F. (2001). Stabilized finite element methods for the analysis of heat transfer in shells. Z. Wasczyczyn, J. Pamin (eds.) Proceedings of ECCM II, Cracow, Poland.
  31. Wall, W. A., Gee, M., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (2000). Tuning of a 3D shell model in nonlinear statics and dynamics. Extended Abstracts of the 20th International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Chicago, USA.
  32. Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1999). Solid-like shell or shell-like solid formulation? A personal view. Proc. European Conference on Computational Mechanics (ECCM), Munich, Germany, 31 August - 3 September.
  33. Bischoff, M., Wall, W. A., & Ramm, E. (1999). Stabilized enhanced assumed strain elements for large strain analysis without artificial kinematic modes. Proc. European Conference on Computational Mechanics (ECCM), Munich, Germany, 31 August - 3 September.
  34. Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1998). Three-dimensional Shell Formulation and Elements for large Deformations. Proc. of IUTAM/IACM Symposium on Discretisation Methods in Structural Mechanics II, H. Mang, F. Rammerstorfer (eds), Vienna, 2-6 June 1997, 27–34.
  35. Bletzinger, K.-U., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1998). A unified approach for shear-locking-free triangular and rectangular shell elements. Proceedings of fourth WCCM, E. Oñate, S.R. Idelsohn (eds.), Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 29 - July 2, 1998, CIMNE, Barcelona, Spain.
  36. Bletzinger, K.-U., & Bischoff, M. (1998). A unified formulation of shear-locking-free triangular and rectangular shell finite elements. B.H.V. Topping (ed.) Proceedings of the IV. International Conference of Computational Structures Technology, Edinburgh, Scotland.
  37. Mok, D. P., Wall, W. A., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1998). Load stiffness matrices for follower loads in nonlinear FE analysis. Proc. GAMM 98 Annual Meeting, A. Fischer, D. Hinrichsen, H.J. Rath, M. Wanschura (eds.), GAMM Conf. 1998, 6-9. April, Bremen, Germany. ZAMM Z. Angew. Math. Mech. 79 (S2), 561–562.
  38. Wall, W. A., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1998). Stabilization techniques for fluid and structural finite elements. Proceedings of fourth WCCM, E. Oñate, S.R. Idelsohn (eds.), Buenos Aires, Argentina, June 29 - July 2, 1998, CIMNE, Barcelona, Spain.
  39. Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1997). Three-dimensional shell formulation and elements for large deformations. Aspects in Modern Computational Analysis, Festschrift für Prof. Krätzig, K. Meskouris, U. Wittek (eds), Balkema, 111–120.
  40. Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1997). Reliable Three-Dimensional Shell Elements for Arbitrarily Large Deformations. Proceedings of NAFEMS World Congress ’97 on Design, Simulation & Optimisation, Reliability & Applicability of Computational Methods, NAFEMS (ed), printed by Bell&Bain Ltd Glasgow, Stuttgart, Germany, 9-11 April, 628–639.
  41. Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1997). Three-dimensional shell formulation and elements for large deformations. H.A. Mang, F.G. Rammerstorfer (eds.) Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium in Dicretization Methods in Structural Mechanics II, Vienna, Austria.
  42. Ramm, E., & Bischoff, M. (1997). Static and dynamic analyses of shells for large strains and rotations. Y.B. Yang (ed.) Proceedings of the International Colloquium on Computation of Shells and Spatial Structures (ICCSS), Taipeh, Taiwan, and K. Meskouris (ed.) Aspects in Modern Computational Structural Analysis, Festschrift für Professor Krätzig, Balkema, 19–28.
  43. Rössle, A., Bischoff, M., Wendland, W., & Ramm, E. (1997). On the Mathematical Foundation of the (1,1,2)-Plate Model. Bericht 97/47 des SFB 404 “Mehrfeldprobleme der Kontinuumsmechanik.”
  44. Ramm, E., Braun, M., & Bischoff, M. (1995). Higher Order Nonlinear Shell Formulations-Theory and Application. Spatial Structures: Heritage, Present and Future, Proceedings of the IASS International Symposium, June 5-9 1995, Milano, Italia, 393–400.
  45. Braun, M., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1994). Higher Order Nonlinear Shell Formulations- A Step Back into Three Dimensions. Bell, K. (ed) From Finite Elements to the Troll Platform, Department of Structural Engineering, The Norwegian Institute of Technology,Trondheim, Norway, 65–88.
  46. Braun, M., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (1994). Nonlinear three-dimensional Analysis of Composite and Laminated Plate and Shell Structures. Hughes, T.J.R., Oñate, E., Zienkiewicz, O.C. (ed) Recent Developments in Finite Element Analysis, CIMNE, Barcelona, Spain, 215–224.

Chapters in collections

  1. Bischoff, M., Ramm, E., & Irslinger, J. (2018). Models and Finite Elements for Thin-Walled Structures. In Encyclopedia of Computational Mechanics. Second Edition, E. Stein, R. de Borst, T.J.R. Hughes (eds.). Chichester, UK: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd (pp. 1–86). https://doi.org/10.1002/9781119176817.ecm2026
  2. Bischoff, M. (2018). Finite Elements for Plates and Shells. In (H. Altenbach, A. Öchsner, eds.), Encyclopedia of Continuum Mechanics, Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-662-53605-6_14-1
  3. Bischoff, M. (2017). Nachrechnen oder Nachdenken? Baustatische Methoden als intellektuelles Werkzeug. In Stahlbau, Holzbau und Verbundbau. Festschrift zum 60. Geburtstag von Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ulrike Kuhlmann, Ernst & Sohn.
  4. Grun, T. B., von Scheven, M., Geiger, F., Schwinn, T., Sonntag, D., Bischoff, M., Menges, A., & Nebelsick, J. H. (2017). Bauprinzipien und Strukturdesign von Seeigeln - Vorbilder für bioinspirierte Konstruktionen. In J. Knippers, U. Schmid & T. Speck (eds.), Baubionik – Biologie beflügelt Architektur, 30 – 39. Stuttgarter Beiträge zur Naturkunde, Serie C, Band 82, Staatliches Museum für Naturkunde Stuttgart.
  5. Wilking, C., Bischoff, M., & Ramm, E. (2017). Improved Contact Stress Recovery for Mortar-Based Contact Formulations. In Oñate E., Peric D., de Souza Neto E., Chiumenti M. (eds) Advances in Computational Plasticity. Computational Methods in Applied Sciences, vol 46. Springer (pp. 395–415). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-60885-3_19
  6. Bischoff, M. (2016). Nachrechnen oder Nachdenken? Über den Einfluss von Ingenieurmethoden auf das Ingenieurverständnis. In Ingenieurwesen im Wandel – neue Lehrinhalte gefragt? Vorträge, gehalten am 27. November 2015 in Stuttgart, Veranstaltung der Stiftung Bauwesen.
  7. Grun, T. B., Koohi Fayegh Dehkordi, L., Schwinn, T., Sonntag, D., von Scheven, M., Bischoff, M., Knippers, J., Menges, A., & Nebelsick, J. H. (2016). The Skeleton of the Sand Dollar as a Biological Role Model for Segmented Shells in Building Construction: A Research Review. In Jan Knippers, Klaus G. Nickel, Thomas Speck (Eds.). Biomimetic Research for Architecture and Building Construction. Volume 8 of the series Biologically-Inspired Systems. Springer (pp. 217–242). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-46374-2_11
  8. Paul, D., Koohi Fayegh Dehkordi, L., von Scheven, M., Bischoff, M., & Radde, N. (2016). Structural Design with Biological Methods: Optimality, Multi-functionality and Robustness. In Jan Knippers, Klaus G. Nickel, Thomas Speck (Eds.). Biomimetic Research for Architecture and Building Construction. Volume 8 of the series Biologically-Inspired Systems. Springer (pp. 341–360). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-46374-2_17
  9. Paul, D., Koohi Fayegh Dehkordi, L., von Scheven, M., Bischoff, M., & Radde, N. (2016). Structural Design with Biological Methods: Optimality, Multi-functionality and Robustness (pp. 341–360). In: Jan Knippers, Klaus G. Nickel, Thomas Speck (Eds.). Biomimetic Research for Architecture and Building Construction. Volume 8 of the series Biologically-Inspired Systems. Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-46374-2_17
  10. Poppinga, S., Körner, A., Sachse, R., Born, L., Westermeier, A., Hesse, L., Knippers, J., Bischoff, M., Gresser, G. T., & Speck, T. (2016). Compliant Mechanisms in Plants and Architecture. In Jan Knippers, Klaus G. Nickel, Thomas Speck (Eds.). Biomimetic Research for Architecture and Building Construction. Volume 8 of the series Biologically-Inspired Systems. Springer (pp. 169–193). https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-46374-2_9
  11. Ramm, E., Bischoff, M., & Schneider, B. (2011). On some features of a polygonal discrete element model. In D. Müller-Hoeppe, S. Löhnert, S. Reese (eds.): Recent Developments and Innovative Applications in Computational Mechanics. Springer, Berlin (pp. 265–273).
  12. Bischoff, M., Wall, W. A., Bletzinger, K.-U., & Ramm, E. (2004). Models and Finite Elements for Thin-walled Structures. In in Encyclopedia Of Computational Mechanics, Editors: Erwin Stein, René de Borst and Thomas J.R. Hughes. Volume 2: Solids and Structures. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester (pp. 59–137).

Collections as Editor

  1. Bischoff, M., von Scheven, M., & Oesterle, B. (Eds.). (2020). Berichte der Fachtagung Baustatik – Baupraxis 14. 23. und 24. März 2020, Institut für Baustatik und Baudynamik, Universität Stuttgart. https://doi.org/10.18419/opus-10762
  2. Oñate, E., Bischoff, M., Owen, D. R. J., Wriggers, P., & Zohdi, T. (Eds.). (2019). PARTICLES 2019: Proceedings of the VI International Conference on Particle-based Methods: Fundamentals and Applications. Held in Barcelona, Spain, 28-30 October 2019. CIMNE, Barcelona.
  3. Wriggers, P., Bischoff, M., Oñate, E., Owen, D. R. J., & Zohdi, T. (Eds.). (2017). PARTICLES 2017: Proceedings of the V International Conference on Particle-based Meth-ods: Fundamentals and Applications. Held in Hannover, Germany, 26-28 September 2017. CIMNE, Barcelona.
  4. Oñate, E., Bischoff, M., Owen, D. R. J., Wriggers, P., & Zohdi, T. (Eds.). (2015). PARTICLES 2015: Proceedings of the IV International Conference on Particle-based Methods: Fundamentals and Applications. Held in Barcelona, Spain, 28-30 September 2015. CIMNE, Barcelona.
  5. Mehl, M., Bischoff, M., & Schäfer, M. (Eds.). (2014). Recent Trends in Computational Engineering – CE2014. In M. Mehl, M. Bischoff, & M. Schäfer (Eds.), Lecture Notes in Computational Science and Engineering 105. Springer.
  6. Bischoff, M., Oñate, E., Owen, D. R. J., Ramm, E., & Wriggers, P. (Eds.). (2013). PARTICLES 2013: Proceedings of the III International Conference on Particle-based Methods: Fundamentals and Applications. Held in Stuttgart, Germany, 18-20 September 2013. CIMNE, Barcelona.
  7. Ramm, E., Wall, W. A., Bletzinger, K.-U., & Bischoff, M. (Eds.). (2005). Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Computation of Shell and Spatial Structures. IASS/IACM Salzburg 2005. Institut für Baustatik und Baudynamik, Universität Stuttgart.

Doctoral Thesis

  1. Bischoff, M. (1999). Theorie und Numerik einer dreidimensionalen Schalenformulierung. Doktorarbeit, Bericht Nr. 30, Institut für Baustatik, Universität Stuttgart. https://doi.org/10.18419/opus-126
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