Prof. Dr. Werner Damm

Prof. Dr. Christoph Herrmann (deputy)


Jürgen Niehaus


Carl von Ossietzky Universität Oldenburg
Research Center Human-Cyber-Physical-Systems
Ammerländer Heerstraße 114-118
26129 Oldenburg



The Research Center is structured in four research clusters, in all of which professors and senior researchers from Universität Oldenburg as well as from associated sites -- Jade Hochschule, OFFIS, DLR Institut für Verkehrssystemtechnik, DLR Institut für vernetzte Energiesysteme, Fraunhofer IDMT, DFKI Forschergruppe -- participate.

Research Cluster 1: Foundations

Cluster 1 joins foundational and cross domain research topics with respect to digitalization. The cluster comprieses two working groups:

WG 1.1: Safe Human CPS Cooperation

Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Martin Fränzle und Prof. Dr. Jochem Rieger (deputy)
Currently, 23 researcher work in this group.

WG 1.2: Artificial Intelligence / Big Data / Security

Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Werner Damm (kommissarisch)
The working group currently joins 13 researchers.

Research Cluster 2: Health

This cluster joins the competences of RC HCPS researchers in the Health domain.

WG 2: Medical Applications

Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Andreas Hein and Prof. Dr. Frauke Koppelin (deputy)
10 Researcher

Research Cluster 3: Industry

Research Cluster 3 leverages applied research activities in the domains Mobility (especially Automotive and Maritime), Energy, and Production.

WG 3: Industrial Applications

Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Susanne Boll and Prof. Dr. Sebastian Lehnhoff (deputy)
Currently, 18 researchers are active in this group.

Research Cluster 4: Society and Education

Cluster 4 joins research activities in the areas Society and Education.

WG 4.1: Social and Cultural Embeddedness

Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Markus Tepe und Prof. Dr. Susanne Boll (deputy)
21 researchers are currently active in this working group.

AG 4.2: Societal Implications

Coordinator: Prof. Dr. Jannika Mattes und Prof. Dr. Thomas Alkemeyer (deputy)
Currently, 20 researchers work in this group.

(Changed: 2020-09-24)