Johannes Scherr, M.Sc.




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Bachelor of Science in Applied Geosciences (RWTH Aachen)

Master of Science in Applied Geophysics (TU Delft, ETH Zurich, RWTH Aachen)

since Februar 2019 employee of the cbm

(Additional infomation can be found at ResearchGate , ORCID , or LinkedIn.)



Teaching assistant in the field of non-destructive testing in civil and mechanical engineering


Doctoral Dissertation in Progress

Development of a modular pavement scanner for the continuous detection of defects and effects of "concrete cancer" in concrete pavements using air-coupled impact-echo techniques.

Focus of Research

  • Non-destructive testing of concrete structures
  • Impact-Echo-Method
  • Wave propagation in solid media

Research Project



Articles published in journals or proceedings with a peer-review system

Scherr JF, Grosse CU. (2020). Delamination detection on a concrete bridge deck using impact echo scanning. Structural Concrete. 2021; Vol. 22, No. 2, April 2021, pp 806-812.


Articles published in journals or in conference proceedings without a review system and other publications

Scherr JF, Grosse CU. (2021). Delamination Detection on Concrete Bridge Deck Using Fast Scanning Impact Echo [Poster session], 81. DGG Jahrestagung, 01.03.- 05.03.2021, Kiel (digital).

Scherr JF, Alex J, Grosse CU, Kühn F. (2020). Zerstörungsfreie Zustandserfassung der Moorbrücke BAB A27. 4. Brückenkolloquium. Fachtagung für Beurteilung, Planung, Bau, Instandhaltung und Betrieb von Brücken. Tagungshandbuch 2020., Esslingen, 8-9 September

Scherr JF. (2018). Influence of Structural Uncertainties on the Thermal Regime of a Supercritical Geothermal Reservoir. Masters Thesis. Institute for Applied Geophysics and Geothermal Energy, RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany.