Institute of Continuum Mechanics
In 1998 Prof. Wriggers changed to the University Hannover where he held the chair for Mechanics in Civil Engineering from 1990 to 2008.
Since 2008 he is director of the Institute of Continuum Mechanics in the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at the Leibniz Universität Hannover.
From 2003 to 2004 he held the position of Linkage Professor at the University of Newcastle in NSW, Australia.
He still is conjoint professor at that school.
Peter Wriggers is member of the Braunschweigische Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft, the Academy of Science and Literature in Mainz, and the German National Academy of Engineering acatech.
He is Vice President of GAMM, President GACM and Vice-President of IACM.
Furthermore he acts as Editor-in-Chief for the International Journal Computational Mechanics and is member of 15 Editorial Boards.
was awarded the Fellowship of IACM
and received the Computational Mechanics Award of IACM
, the Euler Medal of ECCOMAS and the IACM
Award of IACM ">