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The research interests of Professor Althoff lie in systems whose computations are closely connected with their physical behavior. Referred to as cyber-physical systems, these systems require an integrated approach applying methods from computer science and engineering. Examples of such systems are autonomous vehicles, smart grids, intelligent production systems and medical robotics. Professor Althoff's research primarily focuses on formal methods for guaranteeing safety and correct operation as well as the model-based design of cyber-physical systems.

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 14 - Life Below Water
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions


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