Professional Interests and Expertise:

  • Mathematical methods in the theory of elasticity and thermoelasticity
  • Theory of shells and plates, theory of rods and beams
  • Theory of media with microstructure: porous materials, Cosserat media
  • Continuum Mechanics: deformable solids


Peer Reviewer for:

  • Journal of Elasticity
  • Zeitschrift für Angewandte Mathematik und Mechanik (ZAMM)
  • Mathematics and Mechanics of Solids
  • Applied Mathematical Modelling
  • Zeitschrift für Angewandte Mathematik und Physik (ZAMP)
  • Journal of Engineering
  • International Journal of Non-Linear Mechanics
  • Continuum Mechanics and Thermodynamics
  • International Journal of Solids and Structures
  • Reviews in Mathematical Physics
  • Meccanica
  • Journal of Applied Mechanics ASME
  • Archives of Mechanics
  • Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures
  • GAMM-Mitteilungsband
  • Anal. Sci. Univ. "A.I. Cuza" Iasi, Ser. Matematica (Rumänien)
  • Mechanics of Advanced Materials and Structures
  • Journal of Physics: Conference Series
  • Anal. Sci. Univ. "Ovidius" Constanta, Ser. Matematica (Rumänien).


Member of Editorial Board:

 Annals Academy Romanian Scientist, Series Mathematics Applications

 Annals of the University "A.I. Cuza" of Iasi, Series Mathematics


Database Entries for Mircea Birsan:



  • GAMM (Gesellschaft für Angewandte Mathematik und Mechanik),
  • AMS (American Mathematical Society),
  • SSMR (Society of Mathematical Sciences of Romania).

Prof. Dr.
Mircea Birsan

Room WSC-W-4.20 (in Essen)

Room BC 509 (in Duisburg)



Universität Duisburg-Essen
Fakultät für Mathematik
Thea-Leymann-Straße 9
45127 Essen

Office hours

in Duisburg (BC 509):
Tuesdays  10:15 - 11:15