Informatics, TU Vienna

Visiting Professors

Annually, Vienna PhD School of Informatics invites a select series of professors from leading international universities to give courses to our students, in order to enrich their scientific exposure and state of the art knowledge of their field of study.

Academic Year 2016/2017

 

PhD School Fundamental Courses

Floyd

Prof. Christiane Floyd
Emerita Professor Universität Hamburg, Germany

Course: Philosophy of Science

 

Logic and Computation

 

Prof. Guy Even
Tel-Aviv University, ISR

Course: Algorithm Design in Different Models of Computation

 

Media Informatics and Visual Computing

 

Prof. Oge Marques
Florida Atlantic University, USA

Course: Advances and Challenges in Vision Science

 

Business Informatics

 

Prof. Thomas Kühne
Victoria University of Wellington, NZ

Course: Metamodeling

 

Academic Year 2015/2016

 

PhD School Fundamental Courses

Photo Blay Whitby

 

 

Dr. Blay Whitby
University of Sussex, United Kingdom

Course: Philosophy of Science

 

Business Informatics

Photo Marouane Kessentini

 

 

Prof. Marouane Kessentini
University of Michigan, United States

Course: Search Based Software Engineering

Photo Markus Zanker

 

 

Prof. Markus Zanker
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy

Course: Recommender Systems

 

Computer Engineering

Photo Guido Sanguinetti

 

 

Dr. Guido Sanguinetti
University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Course: Bayesian Machine Learning

 

Distributed and Parallel Systems

Photo Dines Bjorner

 

 

Prof. Dines Bjørner
Technical University of Denmark

Course: Domain and Requirements: Science & Engineering

Photo Christian Schulz

 

 

Dr. Christian Schulz
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany

Course: Graph Partitioning and Graph Clustering in Theory and Practice

 

Media Informatics and Visual Computing

Photo Arthur Zimek

 

 

Dr. Arthur Zimek
Ludwig-Maximilians-University Munich, Germany

Course: Outlier Detection

 

Logic and Computation

Photo Johann Makowsky

 

 

Prof. Johann Makowsky
Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Course: Model Theoretic Methods in Computer Science: Selected Topics

Photo Dirk Pattinson

 

 

Prof. Dirk Pattinson
The Australian National University

Course: Constructive Reasoning

 

 

Academic Year 2014/2015

 

PhD School Fundamental Courses

tedre

 

Dr. Matti Tedre
Stockholm University, Sweden

Course: Philosophy of Science

 

Business Informatics

nosh

 

Prof. Dr. Noshir Contractor
Northwestern University, United States

Course: Social Network Analysis

 

Computer Engineering

Davide Raimondo

 

Dr. Davide Raimondo
University of Pavia, Italy

Course: Model Predictive Control

 

Computational Intelligence

vojnar

 

Prof. Dr. Tomáš Vojnar
Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic

Course: Automata-theoretic Methods for Infinite-state Verification

 

Media Informatics & Visual Computing

Prof.Dr.Nyúl

 

Prof. Dr. László Nyúl
University of Szeged, Hungary

Course:

 

 

Academic Year 2013/2014

 

Business Informatics

Peter Scheuermann

 

Prof. Dr. Peter Scheuermann
Northwestern University, United States

Course: Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

 

Computer Engineering

Davide Raimondo

 

Dr. Davide Raimondo
University of Pavia, Italy

Course: Model Predictive Control

 

Computational Intelligence

maler

 

Prof. Dr. Andrea Schaerf
DIEGM, University of Udine, Italy

Course: Automated Scheduling and Timetabling

 

Distributed and Parallel Systems

Leymann

 

Prof. Dr. Frank Leymann
University of Stuttgart, Germany

Course: Fundamental Underpinnings of the Cloud

 

Media Informatics and Visual Computing

Zimek

 

Dr. Arthur Zimek
LMU Munich, Germany

Course: Introduction to Data Mining and Outlier Detection

 

Across disciplines

Buchberger

 

Prof. Dr. Bruno Buchberger
Johannes Kepler Univerisity Linz, Austria

Course: Gröbner Bases: A General Methodology for Many-Variable Non-Linear Systems

 

Academic Year 2012/2013

PhD School Fundamental Courses

Buchberger

 

Prof. Dr. Bruno Buchberger
Johannes Kepler Univerisity Linz, Austria

Course: Research Methods in Computer Science

Pigneur

 

Prof. Dr. Yves Pigneur
HEC Lausanne, Switzerland

Course: Innovation

Floyd

 

Prof. Dr. Christiane Floyd
University of Hamburg, Germany

Course: Philosophy of Science

 

Business Informatics & Distributed and Parallel Systems

ricci

 

Prof. Dr. Francesco Ricci
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy

Course: Recommender Systems

 

Computer Engineering

maler

 

Prof. Dr. Oded Maler
VERIMAG, France

Course: Special Topics in Cyber-Physical Systems

 

Computational Intelligence

maler

 

Prof. Dr. Diego Calvanese
Free University of Bozen-Bolzano (Italy)

Course: Description Logics, Ontology-based Data Access, and Reasoning

 

Media Informatics and Visual Computing

steiner

 

Prof. Dr. Peter Steiner
University of Wisconsin–Madison (USA)

Course: Description Logics, Ontology-based Data Access, and Reasoning

 

Academic Year 2011/2012

PhD School Fundamental Courses

Buchberger

 

Prof. Dr. Bruno Buchberger
Johannes Kepler Univerisity Linz, Austria

Course: Research Methods in Computer Science

Pigneur

 

Prof. Dr. Yves Pigneur
HEC Lausanne, Switzerland

Course: Innovation

Cusumano

 

Prof. Dr. Michael Cusumano
MIT Sloan School of Management, USA

Course: Innovation

 

Business Informatics

Rumpe

 

Prof. Dr. Bernhard Rumpe
RWTH Aachen University, Germany

Course: Generative Software Development

 

Computational Intelligence

Levi

 

Prof. Dr. Giorgio Levi
University of Pisa, Italy

Course: Abstract Interpretation: from theory to applications

 

Distributed and Parallel Systems

Guo

 

Prof. Dr. Yike Guo
Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Course: Essence of Cloud Computing

 

Media Informatics and Visual Computing

Raskar

 

Prof. Dr. Ramesh Raskar
MIT Media Lab, USA

Courses: Computational photography and computational imaging, and
Future trends in imaging: mobile, augmented, pervasive and social

Landi

 

Prof. Dr. Claudia Landi
University of Modena e Reggio Emilia

Course: Shape from function methods

Academic Year 2010/2011

PhD School Fundamental Courses

Buchberger

 

Prof. Dr. Bruno Buchberger
Johannes Kepler Univerisity Linz, Austria

Course: Research Methods in Computer Science

Hevner

 

Prof. Dr. Alan R. Hevner
University of South Florida, College of Business, USA

Course: Research Methods in Computer Science

Floyd

 

Prof. Dr. Christiane Floyd
University of Hamburg, Germany

Course: Philosophy of Science

 

Business Informatics

Taentzer

 

Prof. Dr. Gabriele Taentzer
Philipps-Universitaet Marburg, Germany

Course: Graph Transformations for Software Engineering

 

Computational Intelligence

Antoniou

 

Prof. Dr. Grigoris Antoniou
University of Crete, Greece

Course: Defeasible Logics

 

Computer Engineering

Grosu

 

Prof. Dr. Alex Yakovlev
University of Newcastle, United Kingdom

Course: Asynchronous Circuit and Systems Design

 

Media Informatics and Visual Computing

Bunke

 

Prof. Dr. Horst Bunke
Univesity of Bern, Switzerland

Course: Selected Chapters of Image Processing

Academic Year 2009/2010

Business Informatics

Pernici

 

Prof. Dr. Barbara Pernici
Politecnico di Milano, Italy

Course: Autonomic Services

 

Computational Intelligence

Baral

 

Prof. Dr. Chitta Baral
Arizona State University, USA

Course: Reasoning about actions and change

 

Media Informatics and Visual Computing

Andres

 

Prof. Dr. Eric Andres
University of Poitiers, France

Course: TopMod: Topology based geometrical modeling and discrete modeling