IMB Professionals

Prof. Dr. Arnd Stephan

Germany, European Union

Prof. Dr. Arnd Stephan is a full professor at Technische Universität Dresden and CEO of Institut für Bahntechnik GmbH.


  • 1985 – 1990 studies in electrical engineering and railway technology

  • 1990 graduation as Dipl.-Ing.

  • 1995 graduation as Dr.-Ing. 

  • since 1993 Institut für Bahntechnik GmbH (Railway Technology Institute), project engineer

  • since 1995 head of IFB Branch office Dresden 

  • since 1996 approved consultant of the German Federal Railway Authority EBA for electrical systems 

  • since 2002 Honorary Professor at TU Dresden for electrical railway systems

  • since 2008 Full Professor for electrical railway systems at TU Dresden 

He is a specialist for electrical propulsion technology, linear drives and railway power supply systems and has a long-term experience with Railway and MAGLEV high speed technology.