Head of the Research Department Intelligent Networks

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hans Dieter Schotten

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

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Hans Dieter Schotten

Publications

Julian Ahrens, Lia Ahrens, Hans Dieter Schotten

In: ZTE Communications: An International Journal Special Issue on Computational Radio Intelligence Pages 1-10 Editorial Office of ZTE Communications 2020.

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Wei Jiang, Mathias Strufe, Hans Dieter Schotten

In: IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference. IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC-2020) January 10-13 Las Vegas Nevada United States IEEE 2020.

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Simon Duque Antón, Anna Pia Lohfink, Chistoph Garth, Hans Dieter Schotten

In: Proceedings of the Central European Cybersecurity Conference 2019. Central European Cybersecurity Conference (CECC-2019) November 14-15 Munich Bavaria Germany ACM New York, NY, USA 11/2019.

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Profile

Personal Information

Short Biography

Hans Schotten is Scientific Director of the Intelligent Networks Research Group 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

FabOS


Vision for an open, distributed, real-time and secure production operating system

FabOS is the IT backbone for the versatile automation of the factory of the future and the foundation of an ecosystem for data-driven services and AI applications. German companies can benefit from...

FabOS

KI-Mobil


AI for Mobility, Logistic and Energy

The goal of KI-mobil is the realization of an AI-supported software platform for disruptive, resource-saving and high-performance mobility concepts, which intelligently combines individual and public...

KI-Mobil

SCRATCh


SeCuRe and Agile Connected Things

The development and operation of secure, large-scale IoT systems is difficult. Technological platforms providing the necessary building blocks to integrate devices and backbone logic exist, but do not...

SCRATCh

IUNO Insec


Integrations- und Migrationsstrategien für industrielle IT-Sicherheit

Partners

  • accessec GmbH, Groß-Bieberau
  • anapur AG, Frankenthal
  • axxessio GmbH, Darmstadt
  • Fraunhofer SIT, Darmstadt
  • Technische Universität Darmstadt
IUNO Insec

TACNET 4.0


Highly reliable and real-time 5G networking for industry 4.0 - The tactile Internet for production, robotics and digitalization of the industry

The overall goal of TACNET 4.0 is the development of a unified industrial 5G communication system that integrates 5G networks and industrial communication networks. For this purpose, 5G concepts with...

TACNET 4.0

German Research Center for Artificial Intelligence
Deutsches Forschungszentrum für Künstliche Intelligenz