Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Kurt Schneider


Prof. Dr. rer. nat. Kurt Schneider


Kurt Schneider is Head of the  Software Engineering Group within Computer Science at the Leibniz University Hannover.

Research Focus

Scalable methods for preparation and analysis of large heterogeneous data sources:

  • Novel algorithms and systems for automated data preparation
  • extraction and cleaning as a prerequisite for data science workflows

For a list of Kurt Schneider’s publications, please  follow this link.

Curriculum Vitae

1983 Student of Computer Science at Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen/Nürnberg

1989 Doctoral Student in Software Engineering at Universität Stuttgart

1994 PostDoc at the Center for LifeLong Learning and Design, University of Colorado at Boulder, USA

1996 Daimler Research Center Ulm, Germany.
-Manager of research projects (e.g., Software Experience Center SEC), joint projects with international partner companies and Daimler business units
-Initiation and Lead of the “Experience-based software improvement” working group
-Research initiative on agile and light-weight methods at Daimler
-Teaching University classes in Ulm and Jena. Supervisor of student theses 

since 2003 Head of the Software EngineeringiGroup within Computer Science, Leibniz Universität Hannover.
-Visiting Professor
 at OpenUniversity, Milton Keynes, England (2008)
-Visiting Professor
 at Technical Research Center of Finland, Oulu (2008)
-Visiting Professor at Blekinge Technolog. Högskola, Karlskrona, Sweden (BTH) (2014)
-Visiting Researcher at Fondzione Bruno Kessler (FBK), Trento, Italy (2019)

Current projects at L3S

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