Prof. Dr. Werner Kießling

Professor, Ordinarius

Tel.: +49 821 598 - 2134
Fax: +49 821 598 - 2274
Office hours:
Address: Universitaetsstrasse 6a
D-86159 Augsburg, Germany

How to find me: building N at campus, directions.


Technical Reports

Project Leaderships

Doctoral thesis supervisor

Research interests:

Current research profile:

  • Preference based database systems and search engines, personalized information systems, cooperative man-machine-interaction and agent systems, preference mining,
  • innovative database applications for electronic / mobile commerce, libraries,
  • efficient component based middleware for multimedia internet services.

Former research profile:

  • Performance analysis of database lock protocols,
  • Architecture of database systems and query optimization,
  • Knowledge based systems and expert systems with uncertain knowledge,
  • Construction of high-performance deductive database systems,
  • Modelling and performance analysis of object oriented database systems.



of the FORSIP research group (Situation awareness, individualization and personalization in the man-machine-interaction).


Multimedia training course

Since march of 1998, the multimedia training course "Multimedia-Kurs Datenbanksysteme" (available only in German) is offered by Springer-Verlag (ISBN 3-540-63836-9). It is successfully used for the lectures at the university of Augsburg.