Prof. Dr.-Ing. Stavros Savidis

Senior partner

Degree

Univ.-Prof., Dr.-Ing. habil. (civil engineering)

Core competencies

  • site investigation and foundation expertise
  • design of structural elements under static and dynamic loads
  • geotechnical analysis and soil mechanics
  • offshore geotechnical engineering
  • numcerial analysis (FEM)
  • foundation engineering
  • soil dynamics
  • tunneling
  • on- and offshore wind farms

Professional experience

since 1990 GuD Geotechnik und Dynamik Consult GmbH
partner and managing director, since 2015 senior-partner
1977

Habilitation at the Technical University of Berlin

1972 – 1982 Ingenieurbüro Prof. Müller-Kirchenbauer in Berlin
Consulting engineer for geotechnics, freelancer
1971

Technische Universität Berlin (TUB)
doctorate in Dr.-Ing.

1967 Nationale Technische Hochschule Athen (NTH)
Degree Dipl.-Ing.

Civil engineering studies, specialization: statics of building constructions

Expert opinions

  • Adviser to the Greek Ministry of Construction, Spatial Planning and the Environment on seismic microzoning

Memberships, Association activities

  • Baukammer Berlin Membership
  • Deutschen Gesellschaft für Geotechnik e.V. (DGGT)
  • Technical Chamber of Greece

Teaching activity

  • 1987- today Professor of Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering at the Technical University of Berlin and Director of the Geotechnical Institute
  • 1997 – 1999 and 2001 – 2003 Dekan des Fachbereiches Bauingenieurwesen und Angewandte Geowissenschaften
  • 1983 - 1987 Rector of the Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
  • 1978 - 1987 Professor for Soil Mechanics and Foundation Engineering at the Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
  • 1972 - 1978 Assistant Professor at the Technical University Berlin