Dr. Walter HARRER

Senior scientist


Phone: +43 (0) 3842 402 4110
Room: 307
Email: walter.harrer@unileoben.ac.at

Scope of work

  • Materials testing
  • Mechanical properties of structural and functional ceramics
  • Failure analysis
  • Production of ceramics

Personal background

  • studies of material science at Montanuniversität Leoben
  • specialized on ceramics
  • Diploma thesis at RHI-technology centre Leoben; topic: Influence of the grain size distribution of monoclinic zirconium on the bulk density of refractories
  • 2008-2013: doctoral thesis at ISFK; topic: Determination of the biaxial strength of advanced ceramics