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Prof. Dr. Kurt Geihs

Head of department
Address Wilhelmshöher Allee 73
34121 Kassel
Room 1403B
Telephone +49 561 804 6275
Telefax +49 561 804 6277
E-mail address geihs@uni-kassel.de
Office Hours:

Wednesday 12:00-13:00 and on appointment

Picture of Prof. Dr. Kurt  Geihs

Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae

2014

2014

2011

2010-2013

2006

2004-

2004

2001-2004


2000

1992-2001

1988-1989

1985-1992

1984

1981-1984

1980-1981

1975-1980

Founding and managing director of Research Center ITeG

Guest scientist at FBK, Trento, Italy

Guest scientist at Sintef and NTNU, Trondheim / Norway

Speaker of Research Cluster VENUS at University of Kassel

Guest scientist at University of Pretoria

Full Professor at University of Kassel, Endowed Chair of Distributed Systems

Humboldt South African Research Award and Sabbatical at University of Pretoria

Full Professor at TU Berlin, Endowed Chair of Intelligent Networks

   and Management of Distributed Systems

Sabbatical at Microsoft Research Cambridge

Associate Professor at Goethe-Universitaet Frankfurt, Distributed Systems

   and Operating Systems

Assignment to IBM T.J. Watson Research Center, Hawthorne, NY / USA

Research staff member at IBM European Networking Center, Heidelberg

Ph.D. at RWTH Aachen

Ph.D. student at Department of Computer Science, Goethe-Universitaet Frankfurt

Student of Computer Science at University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) / USA (M.Sc.)

Student of Computer Science at TU Darmstadt (Diplom)

 

Memberships

Memberships

  • Founding director of Scientific Center for Information Systems Design (ITeG), Kassel
  • European Research Council (ERC)
    • Member of Panel “Computer Science and Informatics”
    • ERC Starting Independent Researcher Grant (2007-2013)
  • Gesellschaft für Informatik e.V.
    • SIG Operating Systems (Deputy chairman 1998 – 2002)
    • SIG Communications and Distributed Systems (Deputy chairman since 2002)
    • Representative at Kassel University (since 2004)
  • International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP)
    • Member of TC6 WG6.1: Architectures and Protocols for Distributed Systems
    • Member of TC6 WG6.6: Management of Networks and Distributed Systems
  • Journal Praxis der Informationsverarbeitung und Kommunikation (PIK)
    • Advisory Committee (since 2002)

Research Specialisations

Research Interests

  • Self-adaptive systems
  • Teamwork of collaborative autonomous robots
  • Management of distributed systems
  • Socially aware computing

Publications

Publications

The list of publications can be found on our publications pages
(older ones on ext. publications server

Google Scholar Profile

Presentations

Conference Organization

  • Steering Committee IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO)
  • Steering Committee IFIP International Conference on Distributed Applications and Interoperable Systems (DAIS)
  • Co-Organizer and General Co-Chair of 1st IEEE International Workshop on Big Data Management for the Internet of Things (BIOT2014), co-located with IEEE COMPSAC 2014, Västerås, Sweden
  • Co-Organizer and General Co-Chair of 1st GI/ITG Workshop Management komplexer IT-Systeme und Anwendungen, co-located with 44. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Informatik, 2014, Stuttgart
  • Co-Organizer and General Co-Chair of Workshop Software Engineering for Sensor Network Applications (SESENA), co-located with ICSE, annually 2010 - 201
  • General Co-Chair of 5th IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO) 2011, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
  • General Co-Chair of 5th IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO) 2011, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
  • Co-Organizer and General Co-Chair of Workshop Soziotechnisches Systemdesign im Zeitalter des Ubiquitous Computing (SUBICO), co-located with Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Informatik, annually 2011 – 2013
  • Co-Organizer of International Dagstuhl Seminar on Self-Healing and Self-Adaptive Systems, 2009, Schloss Dagstuhl
  • General Co-Chair of GI/ITG 16th Conference on Kommunikation in Verteilten Systemen (KiVS) 2009, Kassel
  • Workshop Chair of 3rd IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO) 2009, San Francisco, USA,
  • Publicity Chair of 2nd IEEE International Conference on Self-Adaptive and Self-Organizing Systems (SASO) 2008, Venice, Italy
  • General Co-Chair of International Conference on Distributed Object Applications (DOA) 2006, Montpellier, France
  • General Co-Chair of IFIP/IEEE International Workshop on Self-Managed Systems & Services (SelfMan) 2005, Nice, France

Program Committees (Selection)

  • 2014: BIOT, DAIS, M4CPS, MITA, SAC-DADS, SASO, SEAMS
  • 2013: DAIS, ICCASA, IM, ISORC, NETSYS, SAC-DADS, SASO, SCC, SEAMS, SESENA, SUBICO
  • 2012: DAIS, ISORC, IWSOS, NOMS, SAC-DADS, SASO, SEAMS, SESENA, SUBICO
  • 2011: DAIS, IM, KiVS, SAC-DADS, SASO, SEAMS, SESENA, SUBICO
  • 2010: CEE-SET, CNSM NOMS, DAIS, MMB, SAC-DADS, SASO, SESENA
  • 2009: CEE-SET, DAIS, IM, KiVS, SAC-DADS, SASO
  • 2008: APNOMS, CEE-SET, DAIS, MMB, NOMS, SAC-DADS, SASO
  • 2007: DAIS, DOA, DSOM, IM, KiVS, SAC-DADS, SASO
  • 2006: DAIS, DOA, ICC, ICDCS, MMB, SAC-DADS
  • 2005: DAIS, DOA, EDOC, ICC, IM, KiVS

University Service (in German)

  • Mitglied im Fachbereichsrat
  • Vorsitzender des Forschungsausschuss
  • Vorsitzender des Promotionsausschuss für den Dr. rer. nat.
  • Mitglied im Prüfungsausschuss Informatik Diplom
  • Mitglied im Prüfungsausschuss Informatik Bachelor
  • Mitglied im Prüfungsausschuss Informatik Master
  • Mitglied der Bibliothekskommission
  • Auslandsstudium-Beauftragter des FB16
  • Erasmus-Koordinator des FB 16
  • Mitglied und Vorsitzender mehrerer Berufungskommissionen
  • Mitglied des Nutzergremiums der Uniwerkstätten
  • Vertrauensdozent der Gesellschaft für Informatik (GI)