Rex Bedzra M.Sc.

Rex Bedzra M.Sc.

Member

AICES

Advisor / Co. Advisor

Prof. Reese / Dr. Vladimirov / Dr. Simon

Thesis Title

Multi-scale Modelling of the Nonlinear Deformation and Damage Behavior of Fiber Reinforced Composites

Dissertation

Multi-scale modelling of the deformation of fibre reinforced composites

AICES Graduate School
RWTH Aachen University
Schinkelstr. 2
D-52056 Aachen
Germany

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Email: +49 (0) 241 80 99140
+49 (0) 241 80 628498
bedzra@aices.rwth-aachen.de

Education

Since 04/2014 Doctoral student at Aachen Institute for Advanced Study in Computational Engineering Science (AICES), RWTH Aachen, Germany
04/2011 - 08/2013 Master of Science in Aerospace Engineering, FH Aachen, Germany
08/2004 - 04/2008 Bachelor of Science in Aerospace Engineering, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST), Ghana

Professional Career

09/2013 - 04/2014 Research assistant at Institute of Applied Mechanics, RWTH Aachen, Germany
12/2012 - 09/2013 Student research assistant at Institute of Applied Mechanics, RWTH Aachen, Germany
04/2012 - 10/2012 Student research assistant at Institute of Mechanics, FH Aachen, Germany

Research Interests

Material modelling with focus on anisotropic materials
Finite element technology
Continuum mechanics

Publications

Conference Proceedings
R. Bedzra, J.-W. Simon, B. Stier and S. Reese: Micro-macro modelling of fiber reinforced composites exhibiting elastoplastic response, PAMM 2015, submitted May 2015.
R. Bedzra, J.-W. Simon, B. Stier and S. Reese: Micro-macro modelling of fiber reinforced composites exhibiting elastoplastic response within the framework of multisurface plasticity, YIC GACM 2015, submitted May 2015.