Personal profile


Lars Damkilde has in almost all his career been working at Danish Universities. He started as Ph.D. student in 1977 at the Technical University in Denmark. In 2001 he shifted to Aalborg University and became Professor in Structural Mechanics. In 2023 he shifted to Aarhus University as Professor in Structural Mechanics.

Areas of expertise

  • Structural design
  • Non-linear Finite Element method
  • Non-linear material behavior
  • Optimization of structural layout
  • Buckling/postbuckling of structures

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