The University of Kassel, founded in 1970, is the one of the newer university in the state of Hesse, Germany. The university is in Kassel, and currently has about 18,035 students. There are more than 1,783 staff, including 304 professors and about 900 other academic staff and 1,100 technical and administrative staff. Source: UniKassel Website
Dr. Amin stayed a summer at the Institute of Mechanics of Department of Mechanical Engineering as a Visiting Professor. Professor Peter Haupt founded the study of Continuum Mechanics there in Kassel in 1989 and produced a number of successful researchers in this fundamental field who are now established across Germany.