Prof. Dr. Jürgen Peissig


Prof. Dr. Jürgen Peissig


Jürgen Peissig is Full Tenure Professor at Leibniz University Hannover at the  Institute for Communications Technology in the Communication Systems Group

Research Focus

Signal Processing for Audio and Acoustics:

  • Signal processing for acoustics sensor and actuator arrays
  • Acoustics noise cancellation processing
  • Audio-Signal Processing for 3D-Virtual and Augmented Reality
  • Combined transducer and signal optimization for virtual and augmented reproduction
  • Psychoacoustics modelling and perceptual evaluation of audio signals

Signal Processing for Communications:

  • Machine to Machine communication with robust waveforms (FBMC)
  • Modulation schemes for coexistent RF transmission, RF-waveform optimization
  • Reliable (mission critical) low latency communication for telemetry, audio and video
  • MIMO interference alignment Transmission capacity optimization in hybrid VLC – RF communication systems

For a list of Jürgen Peissig’s publications  please follow this link.

Curriculum Vitae

since 2022: Head of Institute of AI, Leibniz University Hannover

Research Visit at

University of Göttingen and University of Oldenburg (1992-1996)since 2019: Professor of Machine Learning, Leibniz University Hannover

Working Group Prof. Kollmeier: Audio-Signalprocessing for Noise Reduction for Hearing Aids and Cochlear Implants, Psychoacoustics of normal and hearing impaired.

Sennheiser electronic GmbH & Co. KG, Research and Innovation (1996 – present)

Head of research department in Audio- and RF-Signal Processing (1996 – 2014)

Lobbying and representation to public and professional organizations (2014- present)

Full Tenure Professor at Leibniz University of Hannover (2014 – present)2017-2019: Lecturer (i.e., “Akademischer Rat”), University of Freiburg

Institute for Communications Technology, Communication Systems Group

Supervising 1 post-doc researcher and 12 PhD researchers within three subgroups: Data communications systems, Audiokommunication and acoustics, Statistical signal processing

2008-2010: Master of Science, Computer Science, University of Potsdam

2005-2002010-2014: PhD Student, University of Potsdam

Current projects at L3S



Detection of persons and surroundings on the basis of radar signals.