Prof. Dr. Karim Khakzar

Electrical Engineering / Communication Systems / Multimedia Technology

Professional and Scientific Development

Degree in Electrical Engineering at the University of Stuttgart
1986   Graduated with a diploma in Engineering
1991   Promotion to Dr.-Ing. at the Institute for Network and System Theory at the University of Stuttgart

  • 1986 - 1991
    Assistant at the Institute for Network and System Theory at the University of Stuttgart
    Areas of research: modelling of amorphous silicon thin-film transistors, design of trigger circuits for flat liquid crystal monitors
  • 1991 - 1994
    Alcatel SEL AG, Stuttgart: System planning division in the department for processors
    Working areas: participatory connection networks, ISDN, interfaces and protocols, standardisation
  • 1994 - 1996
    Alcatel Telecom, Zaventem, Belgium, Centre for Technical Coordination
    Responsibilities: coordination and management of company-wide activities in the development and standardisation of participatory connection networks
  • Since Sept. 1996
    Professor at the Computer Science faculty
  • Sept. 2003 – Aug. 2004
    Dean of the Computer Science faculty
  • Sept. 2004 - Nov. 2008
    Vice President of Fulda University of Applied Science
  • since Dec. 2008
    President of Fulda University of Applied Science