Manfred Drack

Postdocs (from 2009-01-01 until 2011-12-31)

Academic background

2009 – 2011

PostDoc with Prof. Olaf Wolkenhauer
University of Rostock, Rostock/Germany

2005 - 2007

Research work (first as co-worker of Prof. Rupert Riedl, later as project leader) in the project "System Theory Today" (Austrian Science Fund: P18149-G04)
University of Vienna, Vienna/Austria


PhD with a thesis on: “Biomimetics and Ecodesign – Investigation of structural biomaterials in respect of principles that can be applied to sustainable product design” (passed with distinction)
Six month studies at the Centre for Biomimetics, Reading, UK

1999 - 2005

Scientist at the Center for Appropriate Technology
Vienna University of Technologyaa>, Vienna/Austria


Masters degree in ecology (passed with distinction)
University of Vienna, Vienna/Austria


Exchange semester at Lund University, Sweden

1986 - 1991

Higher Technical College of Engineering (HTL), Wels, Austria
Study of geology (first-level degree) and biology at the Universities of Innsbruck, Salzburg and Vienna


Selected publications