Technische Universität München

Logo TUMTechnische Universität München (TUM) is one of Europe’s top universities. It is committed to excellence in research and teaching and interdisciplinary education. The university also forges strong links with companies and scientific institutions across the world. TUM was one of the first universities in Germany to be named a University of Excellence. Moreover, TUM regularly ranks among the best European universities in international rankings. Currently, TUM comprises 528 professors, 9349 staff members and more than 39.000 students.

The Institute of Automation and Information Systems (AIS) focuses on modeling distributed embedded systems in automation and control regarding dependability and usability as well as on Human Machine Interaction in process engineering and operation. AIS’s goal is the improvement of the whole life cycle for engineering of products and production lines in hybrid processes, as AIS is aware of the different development intervals as well as operation intervals in mechanical engineering, automation and software engineering.


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Birgit Vogel-Heuser