Lehrstuhl für Fertigungstechnologie, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Dipl.-Ing. Tobias Gnibl

Egerlandstraße 13, 91058 Erlangen
Tel.: 09131/85-27783
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Head of Industrial Cooperations

Office: 1.104 (Egerlandstraße 13 Zwischenbau)


Research Groups



    • Gnibl, T.; Merklein, M.:
      Material flow control in tailor welded blanks by a combination of heat treatment and warm forming.
      CIRP Annals - Manufacturing Technology 65(2016)1, pp. 305-308

    • Merklein, M.; Gnibl, T.; Tsoupis, I.; Friedrichsen, M.; Beck, J.:
      Influence of Cutting Processes on Edge Cracking Sensitivity of Bright Finishing Alloys.
      Key Eng. Mater. 716(2016), pp. 443-450


    • Merklein, M.; Tsoupis, I.; Gnibl, T.; Lechner, M.:
      Innovative manufacturing solutions for the efficient production of car bodies.
      In: Schmeing, K. (Edtr.): Forming in Car Body Engineering 2015, Vincentz Network GmbH & Co. KG, Hannover, 2015, pp. 67-86


    • Grüner, M.; Gnibl, T.; Merklein, M.:
      Blank hydroforming using granular material as medium - investigations on leakage.
      Procedia Engineering 81(2014), pp. 1035-1042

    • Gnibl, T.; Merklein, M.:
      Characterization of mechanical properties in processed friction stir welded high-strength aluminum alloy blanks.
      Procedia Engineering 81(2014), pp. 2098-2103

    • Gnibl, T.; Merklein, M.:
      Innovative Prozesskette für Strukturleichtbauteile - Verarbeitung von Aluminium Tailored Blanks bei erhöhten Temperaturen.
      wt Werkstatttechnik online 10(2014), pp. 631-636


    • Gnibl, T.; Suttner, S.; Merklein, M.:
      Mechanical Weld Zone Characterization for the Numerical Simulation of Forming Friction Stir Welded Aluminum Blanks.
      AIP Conf. Proc. 1567(2013)1, pp. 684-687

    • Gnibl, T.; Merklein, M.:
      Forming Process Parameter Dependent Recrystallization Phenomena in Friction Stir Welded Aluminium Sheets.
      In: Akkök, M.; Budak, E.; Firat, M.; Kaftanoglu, B. (Edtrs.): 7th International Conference and Exhibition on Design and Production of Machines and Dies/Mold, Atilim University Publications, 2013, pp. 45-50


    • Buffa, Gianluca; Fratini, Livan; Gnibl, T.; Wieland, M.; Merklein, M.:
      Process Mechanics in Friction Stir Welding of Magnesium Alloys: Experimental and Numerical Analysis.
      Key Eng. Mater. 504-506(2012), pp. 735-740

    • Gnibl, T.:
      Innovative Fertigungstechnologien für Strukturbauteile.
      Technik in Bayern 02 (2012), pp. 39

    • Gnibl, T.; Merklein, M.:
      Laserunterstützes Rührreibschweißen von Magnesium Tailored Welded Blanks.
      In: Buchmayr, B. (Edtr.): XXXI. Verformungskundliches Kolloquium, Lehrst. für Umformtechnik, Montanuniv. Leoben, 2012, pp. 19-22

    • Merklein, M.; Gnibl, T.; Kaupper, M.; Kuppert, A.; Lupino, R.:
      Analyse und Beschreibung des Restformgebungsvermögens von hochfesten, mehrphasigen Stahlwerkstoffen. Forschung für die Praxis P761.
      : FOSTA e. V., 2012

    • Buffa, Gianluca; Fratini, Livan; Gnibl, T.; Wieland, M.; Merklein, M.:
      On The Friction Stir Welding of Titanium Alloys: Experimental Measurements and FEM Model Fine Tuning.
      Steel Res. Int. (2012), pp. 591 - 594