Welcome to the IBF

Institut für Bodenmechanik und Felsmechanik

Contact persons

Director of the Institute:  
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hans H. Stutz +49 721 608-42220 hans stutz does-not-exist.kit edu
Brigitte Meininger +49 721 608-42223 brigitte meininger does-not-exist.kit edu
Lectures and exams:  
Andreas Wappler, M.Sc. +49 721 608-42232 andreas wappler does-not-exist.kit edu



19.04.2022   Registration for the excursion in summer semester 2022

The registration for the excursion in summer semester 2022 starts now. The excursion for our master students takes place from 7.-10.6. Please apply until 12th of mai.

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13.04.2022   Geotechnical seminar is back
    The geotechnical seminar starts on 5th mai. The lectures take place on thursday at 16.30 in our conference room. Listen to interesting presentations about resent projects or research. More information and the schedule are given here.



Timetable of geotechnical engineering summer semester 2022 is available


The timetable for lectures and exercises in the summer semester 2022 at the Institute for Soil Mechanics and Rock Mechanics can be found under Lectures - Schedule.



New head of the institute


It's a pleasure to welcome Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hans H. Stutz as the new director of the institute. He replaces Dr.-Ing. Peter Kudella, who was head of the institute during the time of vacancy. At the same time, Dr.-Ing Kudella begins his retirement, but will last a lecturer for the institute.