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Researcher Profile

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Alois Vorwagner

Dipl.-Ing. Dr. Alois Vorwagner


Senior Research Engineer


Mobility Systems

Competence Unit

Head of Center - MS




+43 50550 6624


Giefinggasse 2, 1210 Vienna


Field: Road Transport Infrastructure Assessment and Modelling

Main Research: Structrual Dynamics, Concrete Engineering, Structural Health Monitoring, Impact of Natural Hazards, Retrofitting Techniques


Alois Vorwagner graduated in civil engineering at the Graz University of Technology (Austria) and finished his PHD at Technical university of Vienna in the field of retrofitting of concrete structures. Since May 2014 he is senior researcher and thematic coordinator – leading a Team, with focus on Structural Dynamics, Ground Vibration, Seismic Engineering, Structural Health Monitoring and Lifecycle Engineering. From 2005 to 2014 he was active as engineering consultant and senior project manager and was working in different national and international constructions- projects. He was dealing in different fields of structural and civil engineering, concrete design, seismic engineering, dynamics and soil engineering.

  • 2005-2014: Consulting Engineer
    Fröhlich und Locher ZT- GmbH / Austria
  • 2008-2011: Research Engineer
    Technical University of Vienna / Austria


  • Verstärkung mit vorgespannten, eingeschlitzten Lamellen
    Author(s): A. Vorwagner, S. Burtscher, G. Grass, J. Kollegger
    Journal: Beton Stahlbetonbau (2010)
  • Effizientes Vorspannen von CFK-Lamellen
    Author(s): A. Vorwagner; S. Burtscher; G. Grass
    Journal: Beton Stahlbetonbau (2012)
  • 3D - Finite Elemente Berechnungen zur Setzungsprognose der Überbauung Wien-Mitte
    Author(s): F. Tschuchnigg, H. Schweiger, A. Vorwagner
    Conference Österreichische Geotechniktagung, Vienna
  • Application of Prestressed Near Surface Mounted Carbon Fibre Reinforced Polymer (PNSM)
    Author(s): A.Vorwagner, S. Burtscher, G. Grass, C. Freund
    Conference First middle East Converence on Smart Monitoring Assessment and Rehabilitation on Civil Structures, Dubai UAE
  • Wedge Anchorage for Fibre Reinforced Polymeers
    Inventor: Burtscher, Vorwagner
    Submission Date: 19.02.2016
    Issue Date: 19.02.2016

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