Christophe Bobda is holder of the Chair for Computer Engineering at the University of Potsdam. He received the Licence in mathematics from the University of Yaounde, Cameroon, in 1992, the Diploma of computer science and the Ph.D. degree (with honors) in computer science from the University of Paderborn in Germany in 1999 and 2003 (In the Chair of Professor Franz J. Rammig), respectively. In June 2003, he joined the Department of Computer Science at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg in Germany as Postdoctor, under the direction of Professor Jürgen Teich. Dr. Bobda received the best dissertation award 2003 from the University of Paderborn for his work on synthesis of reconfigurable systems using temporal partitioning and temporal placement. In 2005 Dr. Bobda was appointed as an Assistant Professor at the University of Kaiserslautern. There he set the Chair for Self-Organizing Embedded Systems that he led until October 2007. Dr. Bobda is a Member of The IEEE Computer Society, the ACM, and the GI. He is also in the program committee of several conferences (FPL, FPT, RAW, RSP, ERSA, RECOSOC, DRS), the DATE executive committee as proceedings chair (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008). He served as reviewer of several journals (IEEE TC, IEEE TVLSI, Elsevier Journal of Microprocessor and Microsystems, Integration the VLSI Journal) and conferences (DAC, DATE, FPL, FPT, SBCCI, RAW, RSP, ERSA), as Guest Editor of the Elsevier Journal of Microprocessor and Microsystems and member of the editorial board of the Hindawi International Journal of Reconfigurable Computing. Dr. Bobda is the author of one of first the most comprehensive book in the rapid growing field of reconfigurable computing.
Biography Updated on 13 December 2007