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M.Sc. Oliver Hofmann

Technical University of Munich

Chair of Applied Mechanics (Prof. Rixen)

Postal address

Boltzmannstr. 15
85748 Garching b. München

Research Topics

  • Control-oriented modeling of nonlinear meachtronic systems
  • Model-based identification and neural network methods
  • Optimization and control techniques
  • DFG-Project: Nozzle aging in common rail injectors


WiSe 2017/18:Exercise: Vibration Measurement
SoSe 2017:Practical Course of Vibration Analysis
WiSe 2016/17:Exercise: Vibration Measurement
SoSe 2016:Practical Course of Vibration Analysis
WiSe 2015/16:Exercise: Vibration Measurement
SoSe 2015:Practical Course of Vibration Analysis
WiSe 2014/15:Exercise: Vibration Measurement


  • Hofmann, Oliver; Schuckert, Sebastian; Wachtmeister, Georg; Rixen, Daniel: Optimal Injection Strategies to Compensate for Injector Aging in Common Rail Fuel Systems. SAE Technical Paper 2018-01-1160, SAE International, 2018 more…
  • Hofmann, Oliver; Ponn, Thomas; Buchmann, Robert; Rixen, Daniel: Nonlinear Predictive Control of Combustion and Emissions in Direct Injection Engines with Nozzle Aging. Preprint, submitted for publication, 2018 more…
  • Hofmann, Oliver; Kiener, Manuel; Rixen, Daniel: A Neural Network Observer for Injection Rate Estimation in Common Rail Injectors with Nozzle Wear. Proceedings of the XVII International Symposium on Dynamic Problems of Mechanics, ABCM, 2017 more…
  • Hofmann, Oliver; Han, Shijin; Rixen, Daniel: Common Rail Diesel Injectors with Nozzle Wear : Modeling and State Estimation. SAE Technical Paper 2017-01-0543, SAE International, 2017 more…
  • Hofmann, Oliver; Rixen, Daniel J.: Aging Tolerant Control of Direct Injection Engines. Preprint submitted to Control Engineering Practice, 2017 more…
  • Hofmann, Oliver; Huber, Benedikt; Rixen, Daniel: Robust Injection Rate Estimation in Common Rail Diesel Injectors with Nozzle Wear. Proceedings of the FISITA 2016 World Automotive Congress, 2016 more…
  • von Deimling, Constantin; Föhr, Peter; Obermeier, Andreas; Hildebrandt, Arne-Christoph; Schütz, Christoph; Hofmann, Oliver; Wahrmann, Daniel; Rixen, Daniel; Burgkart, Rainer: Spatial investigation of biologic joints by robotic arms. DGR Days, 2016 more…
  • Hofmann, Oliver; Strauß, Peter; Schuckert, Sebastian; Huber, Benedikt; Rixen, Daniel; Wachtmeister, Georg: Identification of Aging Effects in Common Rail Diesel Injectors Using Geometric Classifiers and Neural Networks. SAE Technical Paper 2016-01-0813, SAE International, 2016 more…