Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Florian Amann

  Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Florian Amann Copyright: Peter Winandy

Dr. rer. nat. Florian Amann has been University Professor of Engineering Geology and Environmental Management at the Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering at RWTH Aachen University since October 2017. His key research areas are unstable mountainsides, tunnel construction, and geomechanics.


Born May 26, 1975, in Regensburg.


1998 to 2002 Studied Geology at Friedrich Alexander University, Elangen-Nürnberg
2006 Doctorate


2002 to 2007 Project engineer at Pöyry Infra/ Energy AG, Zürich

2007 to 2015

Senior Scientist at the Chair of Engineering Geology at ETH Zürich
2015 to 2017 Scientific Manager "Deep Underground Geothermal Laboratory“, ETH Zürich


Family: maried, three children
Free time: family, skiing, boxing, running, biking

Die erste Nacht am Galgen ist die schlimmste.