Dipl.-Ing. Markus Druckenbrod

E-mail: Markus.Druckenbrod@tuhh.de







Schooling in Schweinfurt.

Dipl.-Ing., Naval Architect, Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH).

2009 - 2014
Research Assistant, Hamburg University of Technology (TUHH).

subsequent employment

Naval Architect, ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems GmbH


Propulsion of Ships

     - Propellers

     - Ducted Propellers

     - Parametrisation of propulsor geometries

     - Automated grid generation

     - Geometry optimisation with evolutionary algorithms

Underwater turbines


Steden, M., Druckenbrod, M.,Preuß, M., Naujoks, B., Hundemer, J., Abdel-Maksoud, M., Rudolphs, G.
 - Abschlussbericht -
Ein Verfahren zur Optimierung von aus Mehrkomponenten bestehenden Schiffsantrieben,
DFG Projekt, 2010.

Druckenbrod, M., Steden, M., Hundemer, J., Abdel-Maksoud, M.
Optimisation of Single and Multi-Component Propulsors
Computer Applications and Information Technology in the Maritime Industries - COMPIT'10, Gubbio, Italy, 2010.

Berger, S., Druckenbrod, M., Greve, M., Abdel-Maksoud, M., Greitsch, L.
An Efficient Method for the Investigation of Propeller Hull Interaction
14th Numerical Towing Tank Symposium - NUTTS 2011, Pool, United Kingdom, 2011.

Druckenbrod, M., Greitsch, L.; Bednarek, S.; Berger, S.; Abdel-Maksoud, M.
Geometric Modelling for Optimisation of Propeller Hub Caps
15th Numerical Towing Tank Symposium - NUTTS 2012, Cortona, Italy, 2012.

Yu, L.; Greve, M.; Druckenbrod, M.; Abdel-Maksoud, M.
Numerical Analysis of Ducted Propeller Performance under Open Water test Condition
Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology, 2013.

Berger, S.; Bauer, M.; Druckenbrod, M.; Abdel-Maksoud, M.
Investigation of scale effects on propeller-induced pressure fluctuations by a viscous/ inviscid coupling approach
3rd International Symposium on Marine Propulsors - smp'13, Launceston, Australia. 

Greitsch, L.; Druckenbrod, M.; Bednarek, S.; Heinke, H.-J.
A Holistic Design Approach for Propulsion Packages
3rd International Symposium on Marine Propulsors - smp'13, Launceston, Australia.

Berger, S.; Druckenbrod, M.; Pergande, M.; Abdel-Maksoud, M.
Testing a semi-automated tool for the optimisation of full-scale marine propellers working behind a ship
V International Conference on Computational Methods in Marine Engineering - MARINE 2013, Hamburg, Germany.