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Prof. Dr. Dirk Wilhelm

Prof. Dr. Dirk Wilhelm

Prof. Dr. Dirk Wilhelm

ZHAW School of Engineering
Technikumstrasse 9
8400 Winterthur

+41 (0) 58 934 47 29

Work at ZHAW

Position at the ZHAW

Dean and Managing Director School of Engineering

Education and Continuing education

Expertise and research interests

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (NMR), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD)
High Frequency Technology (RF Technology)
Numerical Mathematics

Professional milestones

Since 2020 External Lecturer at University of Zurich
Since 2019 Dean and Managing Director of ZHAW School of Engineering
2016 Professor for Medicine Physics
2013 Head of Departement for Applied Mathematics, Physics, Systems and Operations (ZHAW SoE)
2003 Head of R&D Department, Bruker BioSpin AG
2001 Research Engineer, Alstom Schweiz
2000 Post-Doc, UC Santa Barbara

Educational background

2019 Machine Learning, Stanford Online, Coursera
2017 Higher Education Management (HEM)
2007 Executive Master in Business Administration, HTW Chur
2000 Ph.D, Mechanical Engineering, ETH Zürich
1994 Master of Science in Physics, University Göttingen

Membership of networks



Articles in scientific journal, peer-reviewed
Books and monographs, peer-reviewed
Conference contributions, peer-reviewed
Other publications
Oral conference contributions and abstracts

Publications before appointment at the ZHAW

Wilhelm, Dirk; Lohmann, Joost; Hinderer, Jörg; Grubinger, Hans, Dynamic nuclear polarization-device for producing hyperpolarized liquid for nuclear magnetic resonance- and magnetic resonance imaging-measurements, has cryostat which has opening and load path for loading cryostat with measuring sample, DE102013219453 B3, 2014

Schimdig, Daniel; Al Adwan-Stojilkovic, Danijela; Wilhelm, Dirk, NMR-Probenkopf mit verbesserter Zentrierung des Probenröhrchens, DE102013212312 A1, 2014

Gisler, Philipp; Wilhelm, Dirk, Pfenninger, Christoph, NMR measuring configuration with temperature control device for a sample vial, DE102012217601 A1, 2014

Denoth, Schimun; Buttazzoni, Silvia; Speck, Thomas; Wilhelm, Dirk, Gradient coil with correction windings and method for production thereof, US Patent, US 2013/0229182 A1, 2013

Wilhelm, Dirk; Speck, Thomas; Schett, Oskar, NMR measuring configuration with optimized sample container geometry and method for calculating the shape of the sample container, US Patent, US2012/256632 A1, 2012

Grossniklaus, Beat; Raffa, Federico; Mayer, Markus; Wilhelm, Dirk, Temperature control device for an NMR sample tube, US2011/284192 A1, 2011

McFeat, Jose; Schulz, Ingolf; Wilhelm, Dirk, Gas turbine blade shroud, US2008/019835 A1, 2008