Sebastian Pröll, M.Sc.



Research interests

  • Numerical Modeling of Additive Manufacturing Processes
  • Thermo-Structure-Interaction
  • Material Modeling
  • Software development


Articles in peer-reviewed international journals

  • Arndt, D., Bangerth, W., Blais, B., Fehling, M., Gassmöller, R., Heister, T., Heltai, L., Köcher, U., Kronbichler, M., Maier, M., Munch, P., Pelteret, J., Proell, S., Simon, K., Turcksin, B., Wells, D. & Zhang, J. The deal.II Library, Version 9.3. Journal of Numerical Mathematics, 2021,
  • Christoph Meier, Sebastian L. Fuchs, Nils Much, Jonas Nitzler, Ryan W. Penny, Patrick M. Praegla, Sebastian D. Proell, Yushen Sun, Reimar Weissbach, Magdalena Schreter, Neil E. Hodge, A. John Hart, Wolfgang A. Wall: Physics‐based modeling and predictive simulation of powder bed fusion additive manufacturing across length scales. Surveys for Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (GAMM Mitteilungen), 2021,
  • Proell, S. D.; Wall, W A.; Meier, C.: On phase change and latent heat models in metal additive manufacturing process simulation. Advanced Modeling and Simulation in Engineering Sciences 7 (1), 2020 (DOI: 10.1186/s40323-020-00158-1)


  • Proell, Sebastian D., Wolfgang A. Wall, and Christoph Meier. A simple yet consistent constitutive law and mortar-based layer coupling schemes for thermomechanical part-scale simulations of metal additive manufacturing processes, 2021 arXiv preprint arXiv:2107.11067 (

Supervised student projects

  • Efficient equivalent heat sources for accurate predictions in powder bed fusion additive manufacturing process simulation, Term paper, 2021
  • Visualizing buildup of parts in metal Additive Manufacturing, ViP, 2020
  • Development of a micro-structure-informed elasto-plastic constitutive law for metal melting and solidification processes, Master's thesis, 2020
  • Enriched finite element solution spaces for the temperature field in metal additive manufacturing process simulation, Term paper, 2020
  • Visualization of a three-dimensional thermal simulation of metal additive manufacturing, ViP, 2019
  • Thermo-mechanical material models for simulation of consolidation and melting in Metal Additive Manufacturing, Bachelor's Thesis, 2019


  • since 2018 Research Associate at the Institute for Computational Mechanics (Lehrstuhl für Numerische Mechanik), Technische Universität München, Germany
  • 2018 Master of Science (M.Sc.), Mechanical Engineering, Technische Universität München, Germany
  • 2015 Bachelor of Science (M.Sc.), Mechanical Engineering, Technische Universität München, Germany