First Name


NUTS 2 Region (press strg to select more than one & to unselect)

Poland – Pomorskie


Participation in Interreg Baltic Sea Region project before


Personal description

Karol NIKLAS is an Assistant Professor and Researcher at The Faculty of Ocean Engineering and Ship Technology, Gdansk University of Technology (GUT), Poland. Awarded a Master of Science degree (Naval Architect, specialty: Design of vessels and yachts) by GUT in 2007. Postgraduate study in 'Novel Simulation Methods in Engineering' at the Faculty of Applied Physics and Mathematics. In 2014 awarded a PhD degree by GUT with thesis ‘Application of local stresses in the fatigue analysis of steel sandwich panel laser welds’. Professional and scientific interest in the field of design (CAD), numerical simulations (FEA, CFD) and experimental testing of ship and offshore structures. Researcher having over 10 years of experience in cooperation with an industry. Principal investigator in over 10 international research projects, head of 2. Co-author of over 10 scientific publications indexed by the WoS, over 50 conference publications, over 100 technical reports. Hobby: yacht sailing, mountain biking, travelling. Links: ;