Gunter Saake received the Diploma and a Ph.D. degree in computer science from the Technical University of Braunschweig, FRG, in 1985 and 1988, respectively. From 1988 to 1989 he was a Visiting Scientist at the IBM Heidelberg Scientific Center, where he joined the Advanced Information Management project and worked on language features and algorithms for sorting and duplicate elimination in nested relational database structures. In January 1993, he received the Habilitation degree (venia legendi) for computer science from the Technical University of Braunschweig. Since May 1994, Saake has been a Full-Time Professor for the area "Databases and Information Systems" at the Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg, Magdeburg, Germany. His research interests include database integration, tailor-made data management, software product lines, object-oriented information systems, and information fusion. Saake has written over 200 scientific publications and is author of several textbooks in the domain of databases.
Biography Updated on 5 September 2011