Prof. Dr. Jörn Ostermann

Member of Extended Board of Directors

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Jörn Ostermann

Member of Extended Board of Directors

Jörn Ostermann is professor at the Institute of Information Processing at the Leibniz University Hannover.

Research Focus
  • Machine learning
  • 3D Modeling
  • Face Animation
  • Computer-human Interfaces

For a list of Jörn Ostermann’s publications, please visit his Google Scholar page.

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Qualifications

1994 PhD, Leibniz University Hannover

1988 Diploma in Engineering, Leibniz University Hannover

Working Experience

since 2003 Professor at the Institute for Information Processing, Leibniz University Hannover

1996 – 2003 Image Processing and Technology Research, AT&T Bell Labs

1994 – 1995 Visual Communication Department, AT&T Bell Labs

1988 – 1994 Research assistant at the Institute for Communications Engineering and Information Processing, Leibniz University Hannover

Current projects at L3S



Development and Evaluation of an AI-based GIS for the designation of potential areas for wind turbines.


The PlanOs project aims to develop large-area sensor networks in thin polymer films for strain and shape measurement with high efficiency, low cost and high resolution.
Logo of Swiftt Project


SWIFTT will provide forest managers with affordable, simple and effective remote sensing tools backed up by powerful machine learning models. It will offer a holistic health monitoring service to detect and map various risks for forests and their managers


The P4D project aims to improve the diagnosis, therapy, and prevention of depressive disorders through personalized treatment approaches using machine learning methods and clinical validation of blood markers.


Other projects
KISWind stands for AI-supported acoustic emission monitoring for automatic damage detection in supporting structures of wind turbines