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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    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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    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. 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.

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    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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    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.

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    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.

  • Univ.-Prof. Julien Lesgourgues
    Univ.-Prof. Julien Lesgourgues

    Dr. Julien Lesgourgues has been university professor of cosmology and astroparticle physics at the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences at RWTH Aachen University since April 2015. His research focus is on modeling the development of cosmological disturbances starting from the point of their origin in the early universe to the point at which they can be observed in the cosmic background radiation and spacious structure of the universe.

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    Univ.-Prof. Sigrid Brell-Cokcan

    Sigrid Brell-Cokcan has been University Professor of individualized building production at the Faculty of Architecture of RWTH Aachen University since March 2015. The newly constructed chair researches and teaches individual production processes in the field of tension between the creative industry, architecture, design, and the - still rather young research field - "creative" robotics.

  • Sonja Herres-Pawlis
    Univ.-Prof. Sonja Herres-Pawlis

    Dr. rer. nat. Sonja Herres-Pawlis has been University Professor of bioinorganic chemistry at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Science since January 2015. Her research focuses are the biomimetric modelling of type III and type I copper enzymes and sustainable polymerization catalysis with transition metal N-donor complexes. She is head of the interdisciplinary research group FOR1405, which concentrates on understanding the dynamics of charge transfer processe in bioinorganic copper systems.

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    Junior Professor Dörte Rother

    Dr. rer. nat. Dörte Rother has been Junior Professor of synthetic enzyme cascades at the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences of RWTH Aachen University since January 2015. She is also a Helmholtz young investigators group leader at Forschungszentrum Jülich. Her research focus is the development of ecologically and economically efficient modular enzyme cascades for the production of basic building blocks for pharmaceuticals.

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    Univ.-Prof. Björn Kampa

    Dr. Björn Kampa has been University Professor of Molecular and Systematic Neurophysiology at the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences at RWTH Aachen University since November 2014. His research focuses are the function of the brain when processing visual stimuli. The working group develops and uses modern optogenetic processes to make neuronal processes visible and to be able to manipulate them.

  • Juniorprofessor Dr. Dietrich Kohlheyer
    Junior Professor Dr. Dietrich Kohlheyer

    Dr. Dietrich Kohlheyer has been Junior Professor of microscale bioengineering at the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at RWTH Aachen University since November 2014. He is also a Helmholtz young investigators group leader at Forschungszentrum Jülich. His research focus there is the development and application of microsystems for the analysis of individual bacteria.

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    Junior Professor Linda Hildebrand

    Dr.-Ing. Linda Hildebrand has been Junior Professor of recycling oriented construction at the RWTH Aachen Faculty of Architecture since October 2014. Her research focuses are ecobalanced-based planning, design and material concepts for closed circuits, the application of urban resources, and raw materials-related data information systems.

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    Univ.-Prof. Stefanie Paluch

    Dr. rer. pol. Stefanie Paluch has been University Professor of service and technology marketing at the RWTH Aachen School of Business and Economics since October 2014. Her research focuses are the digitalization of companies and the acceptance and implementation of innovative service technologies.

  • Juniorprofessorin Carolin Stapenhorst
    Junior Professor Carolin Stapenhorst

    Dipl.-Ing. Carolin Stapenhorst, Ph.D., has been Junior Professor for tooling cultures at the Faculty of Architecture of RWTH Aachen University since October 2014. Her research focus is the tools, methods, and ways of gathering knowledge, that are applied in architectural design.

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    Junior Professor Dr. Sjoerd Dirksen

    Sjoerd Dirksen has been junior professor of the mathematics of signal processing in the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences at RWTH Aachen University since September 2014. His research focuses are compressive sensing, high-dimensional probability theory, and random matrices.

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    Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Andreas Jupke

    Dr.-Ing. Andreas Jupke has been University Professor of fluid process engineering in the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at RWTH Aachen University since September 2014. His research focuses are in the futher development of low energy separation process extraction, crystalization, adsorption, and chromatography, particularly in processes that use biofuels.

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    Junior Professor Dr. rer. nat. David Bommes

    Dr. rer. nat. David Bommes has been junior professor of algorithms for grid generation and optimization in the Faculty of Mathematics, Computer Science, and Natural Sciences at RWTH Aachen University since July 2014. He is also the junior research group leader at AICES, the Aachen Institute for Advanced Study in Computational Engineering Science. His research focus is on the creation of digital 3D models, an important component of current simulation and computer animation systems.

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    Univ.-Prof. Dr. Roger A. Sauer

    Dr. Roger A. Sauer has been University Professor of contact mechanics in the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at RWTH Aachen University since July 2014. His research focuses are on the mathematical modelling and numerical solution of general interaction problems in solid state and fluid mechanics. He is particularly interested in adhesion on border surfaces.