Hasso-Plattner-Institut für Softwaresystemtechnik


Das von Stifter Professor Hasso Plattner gegründete Institut besitzt insgesamt zehn Fachgebiete. Die leitenden Professoren und Mitarbeiter erbringen herausragende Forschungsleistungen auf dem breiten Gebiet der Informatik und des Design Thinking.

The Hasso Plattner Institute is headed by its scientific director, Prof. Dr. Christoph Meinel.

There are currently nine professors engaged in teaching and research at HPI:

The HPI-School of Design Thinking is headed by:

They are supported by junior faculty staff, lecturers and PhD-Students.

HPI's teaching staff is supplemented by chair representative:

    and by cooperation with the University of Potsdam's Institute of Informatics and a number of external professors and lecturers with university teaching position:

    Visiting professors and scientists operate/operated at HPI too.

    • PD Dr. Susanne Patig
    • Dr. Armin Zimmermann
    • Prof. Dr. Jari Veijalainen
    • Prof. Dr. Ryszard Kowalczyk
    • Prof. Dr. Abdelkader Sahraoui

    A deliberate effort has been made to keep HPI's administration lean - to enable you to contact the person you are looking for quickly and without bureaucratic hassle.