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Ernst-Günter Paland

Wedemark, Germany


Studied mechanical engineering. Assistant to the Chair for machine elements and hydraulic control equipment at the Technical University of Hannover; scientific associate to Prof. Dr.-Ing. E. Martyrer. 1966 onwards: employed by an industrial company as head of design and development. Assistant lecturer in the theory of design at the Technical Faculty of the University of Erlangen; Honorary Professor at the University of Erlangen; since 1978 full professor and director of the Institute for Machine Elements, Design Technology and Safety Engineering at the University of Hannover. (1990)