Hasso-Plattner-Institut für Softwaresystemtechnik

Robert Hirschfeld

Robert Hirschfeld is a Professor of Computer Science at the Hasso-Plattner-Institut at the University of Potsdam. There he leads the Software Architecture Group which is concerned with fundamental elements and structures of software. Methods and tools are developed for improving the comprehension and design of large complex systems.

Robert Hirschfeld was a senior researcher with DoCoMo Euro-Labs, the European research facility of NTT DoCoMo Japan where he worked on infrastructure components for next generation mobile communication systems with a focus on dynamic service adaptation and context-oriented programming. Prior to joining DoCoMo Euro-Labs, he was a principal engineer at Windward Solutions in Sunnyvale, California.

He received a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the Technical University of Ilmenau, Germany.