Head of the Research Department Intelligent Networks

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hans Dieter Schotten

  • Address (Kaiserslautern)
    Trippstadter Straße 122
    D-67663 Kaiserslautern

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hans Dieter Schotten

Publications

Michael Gundall, Christopher Huber, Hans Dieter Schotten

In: 2021 IEEE 26th International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation (ETFA). IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation (ETFA-2021) September 7-10 Västerås Sweden IEEE 9/2021.

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Michael Gundall, Hans Dieter Schotten

In: 2021 17th IEEE International Conference on Factory Communication Systems (WFCS). IEEE International Conference on Factory Communication Systems (WFCS-2021) Austria IEEE 6/2021.

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Michael Gundall, Christopher Huber, Sergiy Melnyk, Hans Dieter Schotten

In: 2021 4th IEEE International Conference on Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems (ICPS). IEEE International Conference on Industrial Cyber-Physical Systems (ICPS-2021) May 10-13 Victoria BC Canada IEEE 5/2021.

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Profile

Personal Information

Short Biography

Hans Schotten is Scientific Director of the Intelligent Networks Research Department at the German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence (DFKI) and holds the Chair for Radio Communication and Navigation at the Technical University of Kaiserslautern (TUK). He is chairman of the Informationstechnische Gesellschaft (ITG) and member of the board of the “Verband der Elektrotechnik” (VDE, Association of Electrical Engineering).

Within the scope of his research, Professor Schotten deals with mobile communication technologies and radio communication and develops new security technologies and communication infrastructures for industry.

CV

1984 – 1990  Study of Electrical Engineering, RWTH Aachen University
1990 – 1999  Research Assistant at the Chair of Communications Engineering (Prof. Lüke) at the RWTH Aachen University
1997  PhD as Doctor of Engineering
1999 – 2003  Ericsson Eurolab Deutschland GmbH, Nürnberg. Senior Researcher, Ericsson Corporate Research
2003 – 2007  Qualcomm CDMA Technologies GmbH, Nürnberg. Research Coordinator, Qualcomm Europe, and Director, Technical Standards
2007 – today  Professor of Radio Communication and Navigation, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern
2012 – today  Scientific Director, German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence, and Head of the “Intelligent Networks” Research Department
2013 – 2014  Dean, Departement of Electrical Engineering, University of Kaiserslautern
2018 – today  Chairman of the Informationstechnische Gesellschaft (ITG) and member of the executive board of the Verband der Elektrotechnik (VDE)

Advisor and Expert to several international companies, the German Federal Court and the International Chamber of Commerce

Main areas of expertise

  • Mobile communications, in particular, 5G design
  • Industrial communication solutions and wireless automation
  • Security in industry 4.0
  • Communication solutions for automotive and railway

Memberships

  • Member of VDI, VDE, IEEE, Member of ITG FA 5.1
  • Active standardization and committee work in 3GPP, IEEE, DKE, ETSI, EICTA, ZVEI TF 5G
  • Scientific Advisory Board of the IHP Leibniz Institute for Innovative Microelectronics (since 2016)

Offices

  • Chairman of the Information Technology Society (ITG) of VDE
  • Chairman of the VDE Verband der Elektrotechnik Elektronik Informationstechnik e.V.
    (Association for Electrical, Electronic & Information Technologies)

Projects

AI-NET-ANTILLAS


Accellerating digital transformation in europe by Intelligent NETwork automation - Automated Network Telecom Infrastructure with inteLLigent Autonomous Systems

The AI-NET sub-project AI-NET-ANTILLAS focusses on the development of infrastructure elements for automated telecommunication networks to make them suitable for use cases in industries and autonomous...

AI-NET-ANTILLAS

AI-NET-PROTECT


Accellerating digital transformation in europe by Intelligent NETwork automation - Providing Resilient & secure networks [Operating on Trusted Equipment] to CriTical infrastructures

The focus of the AI-NET sub-project AI-NET-PROTECT is the provision of automated resilience and secure networks on trusted devices of critical infratructure and companies. PROTECT ensures the...

AI-NET-PROTECT

FunKI


Artificial intelligence enhanced radio communication

The overall objective of FunKI is the development and testing of adaptive communication systems that use existing resources efficiently and sustainably, based on the 5G system specifications and 5G...

FunKI

KITOS


Künstliche Intelligenz zur dynamischen Optimierung des Netzwerkmanagements

The overall goal is to provide industrial networks with the necessary dynamics and methods for self-healing and self-optimization in order to generate the necessary agility and reliability that future...

KITOS

KICK


Künstliche Intelligenz in Kommunikationsnetzen

Das Ziel von KICK ist es, den Betrieb von künftigen 5G-Campus-Netzen durch den Einsatz von KI-Methoden signifikant zu vereinfachen und zu verbessern. Im Fokus stehen hierbei Industrie 4.0-Umgebungen...

KICK

German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz