Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Joachim Rudolph

Short Biography

2009full professor and head of the Chair of Systems Theory and Control Engineering at Saarland University, Germany
2003habilitation in the field of control theory (german: Regelungs- und Steuerungstheorie) at the Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering at TU Dresden, Germany
1991doctoral degree from Université Paris Sud, Orsay, France
1989diploma (Dipl.-Ing.) in technical cybernetics from Stuttgart University, Germany

extended biography

Administrative Duties at UdS (selection)

  • Erasmus coordinator for the Mechatronics Department
  • coordinator of the binational french-german studies in mechatronics
  • deputy member of the faculty council
  • organizer of "Industrietag Mechatronik" at UdS

Editorial Work (selection)

  • Editorial Board Member for "Mathematical and Computer Modelling of Dynamical Systems" (link)
  • Editorial Board Member for "Intelligent Industrial Systems" (link)
  • Associate Editor for "IMA Journal of Mathematical Control and Information", since 2008 (link)
  • Associate Editor for "Revue électronique Sciences et Technologies de l’Automatique", 2007-2011 (link)
  • Associate Editor for "International Journal of Systems Science", since 2004 (link)

further details


  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (link)
  • IMA (Fellow) - Institute of Mathematics (link)
  • IFAC-TC 2.6 "Distributed parameter systems" (link)
  • GAMM - Gesellschaft für Angewandte Mathematik und Mechanik (link)
  • VDE - Verband der Elektrotechnik, Elektronik und Informationstechnik (link)
  • DHV - Deutscher Hochschulverband (link)

room 2.05 (building A5 1)

phone:   +49-681-302-64721
fax:   +49-681-302-64722



Saarland University
Chair of Systems Theory and Control Engineering
Campus A5 1
66123 Saarbrücken