Newly Appointed Professors

 

Who is new at RWTH Aachen?

On this page you can get to know the professors, who have been appointed at RWTH Aachen in the past three years.

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  • Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Florian Amann
    Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Florian Amann

    Dr. rer. nat. Florian Amann has been University Professor of Engineering Geology and Environmental Management at the Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering at RWTH Aachen University since October 2017. His key research areas are unstable mountainsides, tunnel construction, and geomechanics.

  • Univ.-Prof. Dr. oec. Julia Bendul
    Univ.-Prof. Dr. oec. Julia Bendul

    Dr. oec. Julia Bendul has been University Professor of Management of Industry 4.0 at the Faculty of Business and Economics since August 2017. Her key research areas are the design, modeling and control of production and logistics networks, the management of digital supply chains, as well as business model innovation.

  • Univ.-Prof. Dr. Markus Strohmaier
    Univ.-Prof. Dr. Markus Strohmaier

    Since 2017, Dr. Markus Strohmaier has been University Professor for "Methodology and Theory of Computational Social Sciences and Humanities" at RWTH Aachen University. He holds a joint appointment at the HumTec Center in the Faculty of Arts and Humanities and at the Department of Computer Science in the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science and Natural Sciences.

  • Univ.-Prof. Dr. phil. Florian Hartmann
    Univ.-Prof. Dr. phil. Florian Hartmann

    Dr. phil. Florian Hartmann has been Heisenberg-University Professor for the subject of Mediaeval Discourse on Knowledge at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Arts and Humanities since June 2017. In his research he is concerned with the situational, social establishment of new knowledge – its dissemination, acceptance or dismissal – and with the interdependency between social environment and knowledge of any kind. Furthermore he looks at forms of communication, particularly the letter over the course of the Middle Ages.

  • Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Oliver Schaudt
    Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Oliver Schaudt

    Dr. rer. nat. Oliver Schaudt has been University Professor of Mathematical Data Science at the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences at RWTH Aachen University since May 2017.

  • Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Stefan Fina
    Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Stefan Fina

    Dr. rer. nat. Stefan Fina has been University Professor of Analysis and Monitoring of Urban Spaces at the Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering at RWTH Aachen University since May 2017.

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    Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Manja Krüger

    Dr.-Ing. Manja Krüger has been University Professor of Mechanics of Energy Materials at the Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering at RWTH Aachen University since April 2017. As part of the Jülich Aachen Research Alliance, JARA, she is head of the Materials Mechanics section at the Institute of Microstructure and Properties of Materials, IEK-2, at Forschungszentrum Jülich.

     

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    Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Max Christian Lemme

    Dr.-Ing. Max Christian Lemme has been University Professor of Electronic Building Components at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at RWTH Aachen. His research focuses on graphene and related materials and their application in the fields of electronics, photonics, and sensors.

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    Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Ronald Gebhardt

    Dr. rer. nat. Ronald Gebhardt has been University Professor of Soft Matter Process Engineering in the Aachener Verfahrenstechnik, which is a conglomeration of chemical engineering chairs at RWTH Aachen. His research focuses on the functionalization of soft matter, specifically bio materials and ranges from the theoretical aspects to structural research to applied research.

  • Sina-Mareen Köhler
    Univ.-Prof. Dr. phil. Sina-Mareen Köhler

    Dr. phil. Sina-Mareen Köhler has been University Professor of Educational Sciences with a focus on heterogeneity at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at RWTH Aachen since November 2016.

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    Univ.-Prof. Dr. Jan Alber

    Jan Alber has been University Professor of English-language literary and cultural studies with a focus on cognition at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Arts and Humanities since October 2016. In his research he explores the question how recipients interpret narratives using cognitive grids. He is also interested in all unconventional or extraordinary forms of literature and culture.

  • Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dipl.Wirt.-Ing. Johannes Henrich Schleifenbaum
    Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dipl.Wirt.-Ing. Johannes Henrich Schleifenbaum

    Dr.-Ing. Dipl.Wirt.-Ing. Johannes Henrich Schleifenbaum has been University of Professor of Digital Additive Production and has held the epononymous chair at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at RWTH Aachen University since April 2016. In November 2016, he became the expert group manager of Additive Manufacturing and Functional Layers at the Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT in Aachen.

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    Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Christian Roos

    Since August 2016, Christian Roos has been University Professor at the Department of Glass and Ceramic Composites at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering. His key research areas include the thermochemistry of glass melting and forming processes; the mechanics of materials, in particular glass; and the development of new glass-ceramic materials.

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    Juniorprofessor Dr. phil. Axel Mayer

    Dr. phil. Axel Mayer – second from left in the photo – has been Junior Professor of Psychological Methodology at the Faculty of Arts and Humanities at RWTH Aachen University since July 2016. His key research area is the development of statistical methods to evalute interventions.

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    Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Jan Bender

    Dr. rer. nat. Jan Bender has been University Professor of Visual Computing in the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences at RWTH Aachen University since June 2016. His research focuses on physically-based simulation in computer graphics.

  • Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Michael David Schneider
    Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. pol. Michael David Schneider

    Dr. rer. pol. Michael David Schneider has been University Professor and the Deutsche Post Chair of Optimization of Distribution Networks in the School of Business and Economics at RWTH Aachen since June 2016.

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    Univ.-Prof. Dr. Egbert Figgemeier

    Dr. Egbert Figgemeier has been University Professor of the aging process and lifetime prognosis of batteries at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at RWTH Aachen University since May 2016. As part of the Jülich Aachen Research Alliance, JARA, he is head of the department at the Helmholtz Institute Münster, IEK-12, at Forschungszentrum Jülich.

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    Dr. rer. nat. Christina Büsing

    Dr. rer. nat. Christina Büsing has been Junior Professor of Robus Planning in Medical Care at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences since April 2016. Her research focus is on dealing with uncertainties in discrete optimization problems.

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    Dr.-Ing. Sebastian Münstermann

    Dr.-Ing. Sebastian Münstermann has been University Professor of Integrity of Materials and Structures at the Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering at RWTH Aachen University. He is developing model approaches for failure mechanisms in order to create new methods for the materials construction of mechanically stressed building components.

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    Univ.-Prof. Dr. phil. Caroline Torra-Mattenklott

    Dr. phil. Caroline Torra-Mattenklott has been University Professor of German and general literary studies at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Arts and Humanities since March 2016. Her focuses in research and teaching are German and French literature, poetics, and aesthetics of the 18th to 20th centuries, literature and forms of knowledge, literary theory, and relationships between literature and other arts.

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    Univ.-Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Benjamin Stamm

    Dr. rer. nat. Benjamin Stamm has been University Professor of mathematics, particularly computational mathematics, at the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences at RWTH Aachen University since February 2016. His key research area is the development and analysis of numerical methods with an interdisciplinary application in theoretical chemistry.

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    Dr. Volker Rexing

    Dr. Volker Rexing has been University Professor of Technical Didactics of Structural Engineering at the Faculty of Civil Engineering since January 2006. He is also head of the Academic and Research Department Technical Didactics of Structural Engineering at RWTH Aachen University.

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    Dr.-Ing. Christian Schindler

    Dr.-Ing. Christian Schindler has been University Professor of rail vehicles and transport systems at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering since January 2016. He is also director of the epononymous institute, IFS, at RWTH Aachen University. Together with his team he conducts research on innovative, lightweight, emission free, and safe rail and transport vehicles and their application uses in the world of mobility of tomorrow.

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    Dr. med. Thomas-Alexander Vögeli

    Dr. med. Thomas-Alexander Vögeli has been University Professor of Urology at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Medicine since January 2016. He is also the director of the Urology Clinic at University Hospital Aachen. He is considered an expert in urological oncology and minimally invasive forms of therapy.

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    Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Steffen Koschmieder

    Dr. med. Steffen Koschmieder is University Professor of translational hematology and oncology at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Medicine . He is also the head of hemostaseology and the consulting senior physician for research conducted in the Department of Hematology, Oncology, Hemostaseology, and Stem Cell Transplantation at University Hospital Aachen. His key research areas are myeloproliferative neoplasms, MPN, leukemic stem cells, targeted tumor therapy, and complex clotting illnesses.

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    Dr.-Ing. Elisabeth Beusker

    Dr.-Ing. Elisabeth Beusker has been University Professor of real estate development at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Architecture since November 2015. Her research focus is the development, planning, realization, and management of innovative and macroeconomic infrastructures in architecture and urban planning.

  • Torsten Wolfgang Kuhlen
    Univ.-Prof. Torsten Wolfgang Kuhlen

    Dr. rer. nat. Torsten W. Kuhlen has been university professor of virtual reality and immersive visualization at the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences at RWTH Aachen University since October 2015. He is head of the Department of Computational Science and Engineering at the RWTH IT Center. He and his team research three dimensional, multimodal human-computer interfaces and their application in science and technology.

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    Junior Professor Tobias Meisen

    Dr.-Ing. Tobias Meisen has been junior professor of the interoperability of simulations in mechanical engineering at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Mechanical Engineering since October 2015. His research focuses are the interoperability in heterogenous system landscapes (IT applications particularly simulations, machines and plants, technical systems) as well as the conception and development of complex learning recommendation systems.

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    Univ.-Prof. Ferdinanda Ponci

    Dr. Ferdinanda Ponci has been university professor of monitoring and distributed control for energy systems at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology at RWTH Aachen University since October 2015. Her research focuses are in the methods and instrumentation to automate the operation of energy systems with active and independent loads and with renewable generation.

  • Aaron Praktiknjo
    Junior Professor Aaron Praktiknjo

    Dr.-Ing. Aaron Praktiknjo has been junior professor of energy resources and innovation economics at the School of Business and Economics at RWTH Aachen University since October 2015. His research focus is the security of energy supply in the field of tension between profitability and environmental sustainability.

     

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    Univ.-Prof. Robert Spatschek

    Dr. rer. nat. Robert Spatschek has been university professor of the thermal chemistry of energy materials at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering since October 2015. He is head of the epononymous working group at Forschungszentrum Jülich within the Institute of Energy and Climate Research. He researches materials for energy storage on different scales with experimental and theoretical methods.

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    Junior Professor Rene M. Königs

    Dr. rer. nat. Rene M. Königs has been Junior Professor of organic chemistry at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences since October 2015. His key research area is the investigation of small, reactive molecules and their application in the synthesis of biologically active compounds.

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    Junior Professor Moritz Helias

    Dr. rer. nat. Moritz Helias has been Junior Professor for the theory of neuronal networks at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences since October 2015. He is also a Helmholtz Young Investigator's group leader at Forschungszentrum Jülich. His research focus is the development of mathematical methods to describe the correlated dynamic of neuronal networks on different spatial and temporal scales.

  • Stefan Decker
    Univ.-Prof. Stefan Decker

    Dr. rer. pol. Stefan Decker has been university professor of information systems and databases at the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences at RWTH Aachen University since September 2015. He is also the director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Information Technology FIT. His research focuses are in the field of information integration and representation of distributed data, specifically in the field of semantic web and linked data with applications in industry, science, and technology.

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    Dr. rer. nat. Florian Hausen

    Dr. rer. nat. Florian Hausen has been Junior Professor of Applied Interface Electronics at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences since September 2015. He was simultaneously granted leave to Forschungszentrum Jülich. His research focuses include the interfaces of electrochemistry and scanning microscopy.

  • Alice Niemeyer
    Univ.-Prof. Alice Niemeyer

    Dr. Alice Niemeyer has been university professor of algebra at the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences at RWTH Aachen University since September 2015. Her research focus is algorithmic group theory.

  • Univ.-Prof. Ghaleb Natour
    Univ.-Prof. Ghaleb Natour

    Dr. rer. nat. Ghaleb Natour has been university professor of metrology and test processes in joining technology at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Mechanical Engineering since August 2015. He is the director of the Central Institute for Engineering, Electronics, and Analystics at Foschungszentrum Jülich. He and his team design, develop, and produce scientific and technical equipment, facilities, and processes for top research that aren't available on the market.

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    Univ.-Prof. Bernd G. Lottermoser

    Bernd Lottermoser, PhD, has been University Professor for sustainable raw material production at the Faculty of Georesources and Materials Engineering at RWTH Aachen University since July 2015. His research focuses are the tools and methods used to sustainably attain mineral raw resources.

  • Univ.-Prof. Peter Jax
    Univ.-Prof. Peter Jax

    Dr.-Ing. Peter Jax has been University Professor of communication systems at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technology since April 2015. His research focuses are in the field of robust signal processing and the coding of language and audio signals for disturbed transmission channels.