Joachim Rudolph

Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Joachim Rudolph

Saarland University
Chair of Systems Theory and Control Engineering
Campus A5 1, Room 2.05
66123 Saarbrücken

Tel.: +49 681 302-64721


Short Biography

  • 2009: full professor and head of the Chair of Systems Theory and Control Engineering at Saarland University, Germany
  • 2003: habilitation in the field of control theory (german: Regelungs- und Steuerungstheorie) at the Faculty of Electrical and Computer Engineering at TU Dresden, Germany
  • 1991: doctoral degree from Université Paris Sud, Orsay, France
  • 1989: diploma (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 2015-2020, since then deputy
  • Managing director and spokesman for Systems Engineering 2017-2020, since then deputy

Editorial Work (selection)

  • Associate Editor for "Mathematical and Computer Modelling of Dynamical Systems" (link)
  • Associate Editor for "IMA Journal of Mathematical Control and Information" 2008-2021, since then editor (link)
  • Associate Editor for "International Journal of Systems Science" 2004-2021, since then editor (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)