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Hello and goodbye

Here you can keep updated on new staff and staff who are leaving the Department of Engineering.

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Nina Lock has been employed as associate professor from 1 February 2019 in Biological and Chemical Engineering. Nina will be working at Hangøvej 2.

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Hai Au Huynh is a new postdoc from 10 February 2019 with Farshad Moradi in the Electrical and Computer Engineering section. Hai will be working at Finlandsgade 22.

Daniel Duplat is a new postdoc from 1 February 2019 with Martijn Heck in the Electrical and Computer Engineering section. Daniel will be working at Finlandsgade 22.

Laura Mia Agnessens is a new postdoc from 15 January 2019 with Michael Vedel Wegener Kofoed in the Biological and Chemical Engineering section. Laura will be working at Hangøvej 2.

Mohammad Hassan Khooban is a new postdoc from 1 January 2019 with Jalil Boudjadar in the Electrical and Computer Engineering section. Mohammad will be working at Finlandsgade 22.

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Per Kristiansen is a new technician from 15 January 2019 in Biological and Chemical Engineering. Per will be working in Foulum.

Torben Harregaard Laursen is a new technician from 15 January 2019 in Biological and Chemical Engineering. Torben will be working in Foulum.

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Emma Bonde Stanek is substituting Ann Høgh Mikkelsen in the reception at Finlandsgade 22 temporarily. 

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Halid Can Yildirim has been employed as associate professor from 1 January 2019 in Civil and Architectural Engineering. Halid will be working at Navitas.

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Giuseppe Abbiati has been employed as assistant professor with our department from 1 January 2019 in Civil and Architectural Engineering. Giuseppe will be working at Navitas.

Leendert Patrick I Vergeynst has been employed as assistant professor with our department from 1 January 2019 in Biological and Chemical Engineering. Leendert will be working at Hangøvej.

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Connie Jenning Melchjorsen is taking a leave of absence from 1 January 2019 to 30 June 2020 to upgrade her skills.

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Henning Sten Sejer Jakobsen is a new research assistant with Andy Drysdale from 1 January 2019.

Serena Leka is a new project coordinator with Andy Drysdale from 1 January 2019.

Steen Nielsen is a new project manager with Andy Drysdale from 1 January 2019.

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Gitte Hastrup is a new AC-TAP from 1 January 2019 in Biological and Chemical Engineering. Gitte will be working at Hangøvej.

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Christian Nielsen is leaving the Department of Engineering on 31 December 2018.

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Minna Anneli Pakanen has been employed as assistant professor with our department from 1 December 2018 in Civil and Architectural Engineering. Minna will be working at Navitas.

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Yousef Rezaei Tabar is a new postdoc from 1 December 2018 with Preben Kidmose in the Electrical and Computer Engineering section. Yousef will be working at Finlandsgade 22.

Elzbieta Sobolewska is a new postdoc from 1 December 2018 in the Electrical and Computer Engineering section. Elzbieta will be working at Finlandsgade 22.

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Kasper Heiselberg is a new PhD student from 15 December 2018 with Peter Gall Krogh in Civil and Architectural Engineering. Kasper will be working at Navitas.

Beidi Li is a new PhD student from 1 December 2018 with Peter Gorm Larsen in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Beidi will be working at Finlandsgade 22.

Negar Heidari is a new PhD student from 1 December 2018 with Peter Gorm Larsen in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Negar will be working at Finlandsgade 22.

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Rikke Skovbjerg Kristensen has been employed in the department secretariat from 1 December 2018. Rikke will be working at Navitas.

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Umberto Alibrandi has been employed as associate professor with our department from 15 November 2018 in Civil and Architectural Engineering.

Umberto Alibrandi graduated as PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering, at the University of Messina, 2006, defending the thesis Computational Methods in Structural Reliability and Stochastic Mechanics. He was postdoctoral researcher at the University of Messina from 2006 to 2008, University of California at Berkeley from September 2008 to May 2009, National University of Singapore from 2013 to 2015, Nanyang Technological University from 2015 to 2017, Berkeley Education Alliance for Research in Singapore from 2017 to 2018. From 2010 to 2012 he worked as a Structural Engineer in in Italy. He applies methods of Performance Based Engineering, Structural Reliability and Risk Analysis, Computational Stochastic Mechanics, Risk informed Decision Support for structures, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence for academia and industry for more than 15 years. He has been involved in research projects focused on risk analysis of offshore systems, risk management of resilient transportation networks, sustainable and resilient design of smart buildings/infrastructures. Within these areas he has lectured classes since 2003, and he has published over 60 papers in high-ranking scientific journals and international conference proceedings. His current research interests focus on socio-technical holistic design under uncertainty for the sustainable development of the urban communities.

Umberto will be working at Navitas.

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Hanne Østergård Larsen is a new AC-TAP from 1 November 2018 in Biological and Chemical Engineering. Hanne will be working at Gustav Wieds Vej.

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Xiaobo Zhao is a new PhD student from 1 November 2018 with Daniel Rötter in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Xiaobo will be working in the Turing building.

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