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Prof. Dr.-Ing. Horst Zuse

Professor, TU Berlin/FH Lausitz, Germany

Horst Zuse was born at November 17, 1945. He received the Ph.D. degree in computer science from the Technische Universit├Ąt (TUB) of Berlin in 1985. Since 1975 he is a senior research scientist with the Technische Universit├Ąt Berlin. His research interests are information retrieval systems, software engineering, software metrics, computer history and computer architectures.

In 1991 he published the book: Horst Zuse: Software Complexity - Measures and Methods (De Gruyter Publisher). In 1998 the book Horst Zuse: A Framework for Software Measurement (DeGruyter Publisher) followed. In 1998 he received the habilitation (Privatdozent) in the area of Praktische Informatik (Practical Computer Science) and since 2006 he is a Professor with the university of applied sciences in Senftenberg.