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Institut für Programmstrukturen und Datenorganisation
Lehrstuhl für Systeme der Informationsverwaltung


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr. h.c. Peter C. Lockemann

Dr. Peter Lockemann has been a Professor of Informatics at the University of Karlsruhe since 1972 and a director of the Computer Science Research Center at Karlsruhe (FZI) since 1985. He has held appointments at California Institute of Technology, Naval Postgraduate School at Monterey, University of Florida and MIT, and is a regular visitor to the research institutions in Silicon Valley.

Dr. Lockemann has more than 30 years of experience in database research. His current interests center around the area of distributed and collaborative data-intensive computer applications, with results applied in areas such as engineering databases, traffic databases, electronic commerce, digital libraries, environmental information systems.

He is the author of four textbooks and well over 100 research papers in journals, conference proceedings and books. An additional 350 papers have been published by his young researchers and Ph.D. students.

Dr. Lockemann is a member of the IEEE Computer Society, the Association for Computing Machinery and the German Computer Society. He was a National Representative to IFIP TC8 on Information Systems. From 1981 to 1997 he was a trustee of VLDB Endowment, Inc. and served as its Secretary from 1989 to 1993 and as its President from 1993 to 1997. He served on numerous program committees and held many PC chairs. Currently he holds the general chair for VLDB 2003.

As chief officer of FZI, a highly successful institution for technology transfer, he devotes considerable time to issues of technology transfer to medium-sized high-technology companies. In this capacity he plays a leading role in fostering a regional culture for IT industry. He participates in activities of the local Chamber of Commerce and the city of Karlsruhe, has been instrumental in stimulating various regional networks for industry and science, and is a member of the supervisory boards of several young IT companies.

Address:        Prof. Dr.-Ing. Dr.h.c. Peter C. Lockemann
Universität Karlsruhe
Fakultät für Informatik
Institut für Programmstrukturen und Datenorganisation (IPD)
Gebäude 50.34 (Raum 366)
Am Fasanengarten 5
D-76128 Karlsruhe 
Phone:         +49/721/608-7358  
Phone:         +49/721/608-3968 (Secretary) 
Fax:              +49/721/608-7343 

Sprechstunde: Mittwochs von 10.00 - 11.00 Uhr.

Research Group at the University of Karlsruhe
President of the Research Center for Information Technologies at the University of Karlsruhe (FZI)
and Director of the Research Group on Database Systems at FZI 
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Publications and Lectures
Information System of the Computer Science Department

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