Director Prof. Dr. Philip Leistner

Prof. Dr. Philip Leistner

Short C.V.

1964

Born in Storkow

1985 to 1990

Degree in information technology at TU Dresden

1990

Development ingenieur at ELPRO AG Berlin

1990 to 1994

Research scientist at TU Berlin

1994

Doctorate at TU Berlin
Title of the thesis: "Anwendung des piezoelektrischen Effekts in Gestein zur Analyse von Belastungsreaktionen" (Applying the piezoelectric effect in rock to analyze stress reactions)

1995 to 2001

Head of the Acoustic Signal Processing working group at the Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics IBP, Stuttgart 

2001 to 2004

Head of the Building Acoustics Department at the Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics IBP, Stuttgart

2005 to 2015

Head of the Acoustics Department at the Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics IBP, Stuttgart

Since 2007

Visiting Professorship, Chinese Academy of Science, Peking

2009 to 2015

Deputy Director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics IBP, Stuttgart

Since 2011

Professor at the Department of Building Physics at the University of Stuttgart

Since 2016

Director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Building Physics IBP

Since 2017 

Director of the Institute for Acoustics and Building Physics IABP at the University of Stuttgart,
Chair of Building Physics

Professional bodies and associations

  • Member of the standardization committee DIN
  • Member of the Editorial Board at the Chinese Journal of Acoustics