Prof. Dr.-Ing. Franz Hauck

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Franz J. Hauck
Prof. Dr.-Ing. Franz Hauck

Stellvertretender Institutsdirektor

Institut für Verteilte Systeme
Universität Ulm
Albert-Einstein-Allee 11
89081 Ulm
Room: O27 348
Telephone: +4973150-24143

Consultation Hour

Monday 3pm to 3pm
but not on May 27, and July 29, 2019


Prof. Dr.-Ing. Franz J. Hauck

Prof. Hauck studied computer science at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg. After two years in industry he earnt his dissertation and habilitation also from the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg interrupted by a one year stay at the Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam. Since 2002 he is teaching and doing research at the Ulm University as a professor for distributed systems at the institute with same name.

His research interests are special-purpose middleware systems with focus on fault-tolerant server systems, but currently also on resource management of soft real-time systems, privacy-preserving communication, and mobile crowd sensing. Current projects are OptSCORE, PriCloud and ESIT.

Prof. Hauck teaches in the area of operating and distributed systems. Find his current lectures on our web pages about teaching. All his lectures are available on a detailed web page.

Prof. Hauck is a member of the ACM, the German Computer Society, GI and of its special interest groups on Operating Systems, Communication and Distributed Systems (KuVS), and Fault-tolerant Computer Systems (FERS).

He is also an elected member of the Faculty Coucil of his Faculty, elected member and head of the Doctoral Committee for Dr. rer. nat., and appointed member of the Joint Comission for Teacher Education. As such he is also member of the Academic Affairs Commission, the Examination Board and the Admission Committee for teacher education programmes. He is chairman of the Examination Board.

His three most recent publications:

Kächele, Steffen; Hauck, Franz J.
COSCAnet-FT: transparent network support for highly available cloud services
Proceedings of the International Conference of Networked Systems (NetSys) 2015
March 2015
Nikolov, Vladimir; Kempf, Kilian; Hauck, Franz J.; Rautenbach, Dieter
Distributing the Complexity of Schedulability Tests
Proc. of the 21th IEEE Real-Time and Embedded Technology and Applications Symposium
Nikolov, Vladimir; Kächele, Steffen; Hauck, Franz J.
CLOUDFARM: An Elastic Cloud Platform with Flexible and Adaptive Resource Management
In Proceedings of the IEEE/ACM 7th International Conference on Utility and Cloud Computing (UCC)
Publisher: IEEE,
December 2014

A complete list of publications as well as further details to projects, Ph.D. students and given classes can be found on a details page.