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Prof. Dr. Thomas Rose

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Contact Information

Address: Lehrstuhl Informatik 5
6212, 2nd floor, building: E2
Ahornstr. 55
52056 Aachen
Phone: +49 / 2241 / 14-2798
Fax: +49 / 241 / 80-22321

Short Biography

Thomas Rose is Professor for Media Processes at RWTH Aachen and head of the research group on business process management at Fraunhofer FIT.

He received his Diploma in Computer Science from the University of Dortmund in 1985, and the Doctoral degree in Computer Science from the University of Passau in 1991. From 1990 through 1993 he was as a Research Associate with the Department of Computer Science at the University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. From October 1993 until 2002, he has been a Senior Researcher with the Research Institute for Applied Knowledge Processing (FAW) at the University of Ulm, Germany. Since 2002, he is with FIT (Fraunhofer Institute for Applied Information Technology).

Thomas Rose has been project co-ordinator of Apnee as well as Apnee-Tu and served as technical co-ordinator for a number of projects. Apnee (-Tu) has been selected as one of the success stories of European IST research by Commissioner Vivian Reding in 2005.

Research Interests

  • Media processes for information capture and dissemination
  • Process management and customisation



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