Prof. Dr. Christian Becker

Prof. Dr. Christian Becker

University of Mannheim
Chair of Information Systems II
L 15, 1–6
68161 Mannheim
Phone: +49 621 181–2152
Fax: +49 621 181–2150
E-mail: Ls-becker
Consultation hour(s):
Mon 2–3 p.m.

Brief CV

1991–1993 Study of Computer Science, Universität Karlsruhe
1993 Vordiplom in Computer Science
1993–1996 Study of Computer Science Universität Kaiserslautern
10/96 Diplom in Computer Science
4/97-4/01 Researcher Operating Systems and Distributed Systems Group, Universität Frankfurt 2001
9.2.2001 PhD in Computer Science (Dr. phil. nat.), Universität Frankfurt “Quality of Service Management for Distributed Object Systems”
4/01-3/06 Senior researcher and lecturer Distributed Systems Group, Universität Stuttgart
11/2004 Habilitation for Computer Science “System Support for Context-Aware Computing”
4/06-8/06 Visiting Professor “Distributed Systems”, Universität Duisburg-Essen
09/2006 Chair for Information Systems II (Wirtschaftsinformatik II) Universität Mannheim

Research Interests

  • Self-Aware Computing
  • Adaptive Systems, especially Proactive Adaptation
  • Context-Aware Computing
  • Smart Cities, especially traffic and power management
  • Middleware and communication protocols


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