Computer Science, Department
Fakultät für Elektrotechnik, Informatik und Mathematik at the Uni Paderborn
Institut für Informatik
- Warburger Straße 100
- 33098 Paderborn
- Phone: +49 5251 60-2626
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Special features regarding teachingSeveral integrated internships. Extended online teaching (even before Corona, e.g. Jupyterhub). Implementation of didactic research (e.g. compact lectures). Strong support for first-year students (e.g. "learning to learn", computer science pre-course). Group work and projects (e.g. mini-projects accompanying lectures) for knowledge application. Additional computer science learning centre. Possibility of profile formation within the degree through elective courses. Uncomplicated recognition of semesters abroad. Team-based events (software engineering internship, project group).
Exchange universities for stay abroadsXidian University, China; University of Eastern Finland, Finnland; University of Crete, Griechenland; University of Naples Federico II, Italien; Le Mans Université, Frankreich; Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norwegen; University of Aveiro, Portugal; Mälardalen University, Schweden; Carlos III University of Madrid, Spanien; University of Oklahoma, USA
Special features regarding the equipmentOutstanding computer equipment, renewed and updated at short intervals; generously expanded virtualisation infrastructure; nationally leading infrastructure for parallel computers through the Paderborn Centre for Parallel Computing; modern multimedia infrastructure in lecture halls (e.g. automated cameras for lecture recording) and seminar rooms, free access to a wide range of software packages. Extensive, open access to publication databases (e.g. IEEE Xplore, Springer).
Special features regarding research activitiesBroad research interests in Data Science/Machine Learning, Security and Software Engineering. Top research in Collaborative Research Centre and other DFG, federal, state and EU funded projects; renowned research institutions such as Paderborn Centre for Parallel Computing, Heinz-Nixdorf Institute, SICP form an interface to industry; active in explorative topics such as quantum computing; many interdisciplinary projects, e.g. with economics, mechanical engineering, e-technology, media studies, cultural studies, participation in the top cluster ‘It's OWL’.
Support for foundersUniversity-wide, comprehensive programme: tecUP (with extensive state funding) and Garage33 as a start-up free space; support from "business angels". As part of the Software Innovation Campus Paderborn, various offers to support start-ups; the Paderborn Centre for Advanced Studies in Computer Science and Engineering offers the Entrepreneur and Management Mini-MBA in the PACE+ programme.
Further information on research activitiescs.uni-paderborn.de/forschung/forschung-im-profil/
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