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Prof. Dr. Gerd Bumiller
Campus Bottrop

Lützowstraße 5 46236 Bottrop

Fax: +49 208 88254-834 Telephone: +49 208 88254-808 Email:

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Prof. Dr. Fatih Gedikli
Campus Mülheim

Duisburger Str. 100 45479 Mülheim an der Ruhr

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Prof. Dr. Stefan Geisler
Campus Bottrop

Lützowstraße 5 46236 Bottrop

Fax: +49 208 88254-834 Telephone: +49 208 88254-804 Email:

Institute of Computer Science

Computer Science for everyday life

The central task of the Institute of Computer Science is research and the provision of courses in the field of computer science. 

Research profile

Applied Computer Science sees itself as an interdisciplinary interface between computer science and other fields, particularly technical and scientific fields. The focus here is on the areas of vehicle information technology and cognitive systems technology. 

Interdisciplinary cooperation

  • TU Ilmenau
  • Ruhr University Bochum
  • University of Bielefeld
  • University of Duisburg-Essen
  • ENSTA ParisTech
  • University of Graz
  • South Westphalia University of Applied Sciences 
  • Fraunhofer Institute UMSICHT
  • Fraunhofer Institute IPA
  • Various companies from the fields of information and communication technologies (ICT), security technology, household appliance technology, automotive manufacturers and the automotive supply industry, as well as several start-up companies in the field of ICT and small appliance manufacturing, and usability consulting companies. 

Degree Courses

Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.)

Applied Computer Science

Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.)

Energy Informatics

Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.)

Human-Machine Interaction

Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.)


Bachelor of Science (B. Sc.)

Business Information Systems

Master of Science (M.Sc.)

Computer Science


Research & Projects


Scientific institutions


Positive Computing

Offers and services





Publications ( in German)