Gerhard Goldbeck

Gerhard Goldbeck

Gerhard Goldbeck

Director/Materials Modelling Consultant at Goldbeck Consulting Ltd

Dr Gerhard Goldbeck received his Diplom in Physics from RWTH Aachen University in 1986 and a PhD in Polymer Physics from Bristol University in 1992. His career encompassed research at Forschungszentrum Jülich (Dendritic Growth), H.H. Wills Physics Laboratory, Bristol (Polymer Modelling and Characterisation) and Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, Cambridge (Soft Matter Modelling and Characterisation), as well as software development, product management and marketing of materials modelling software at Molecular Simulations/Accelrys/Biovia).

In 2011 he formed Goldbeck Consulting Ltd, a company that aims to bridge gap in the materials modelling value chain from science to engineering and academia to industry. He has published more than 80 papers and articles and authored reports on the industrial impact of materials modelling. He is a member of the Operational Management Board of the European Materials Modelling Council and the European Materials Characterisation Council.

Read more about Gerhard and his work here.

SPEAKER OF SESSION 11 MATERIALS MODELLING IN AN INDUSTRIAL CONTEXT