Germany, European Union

Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Fengler is a full professor at the Technical University of  Dresden, at the Institute of Railway Systems and Public Transport Systems.


  • 1972 – 1979 studies in civil engineering and railway technology and construction
  • 1979 graduation in civil Engineering as Dipl.-Ing.
  • 1979 – 1983 (1987) German Federal Railways
  • (1983) 1987 – 2000 Scientific assistant at Technische Universität Braunschweig
  • Institute of Transport, Railway Systems Engineering and Traffic Safety
  • 1987 graduation as Dr.-Ing.
  • since 2000 Full professor for planning and design of railway infrastructure

He is a specialist for the planning of guided transport systems (railway, maglev, others), in particular for concept studies,  line and station layout and the construction of "permanent way".