Fraunhofer IFF Institute Management

Curriculum Vitae

February 25, 2016 Recipient of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany
October 2014 – present Managing Director of the Institute of Logistics and Material Handling Systems at Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg
June 4, 2014 Honorary membership in der Bundesvereinigung Logistik BVL
October 1, 2013 – present Chairman of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft’s Fraunhofer Group for Production and member of the Presidential Council of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft
April 16, 2013 Recipient of the Fraunhofer Medal for his contribution to the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft
June 25, 2010 Honorary doctorate from the University of Miskolc, Hungary
August 31, 2009 Honorary professorship from the National Aerospace University, Kharkiv, Ukraine
February 2009 – present Joint spokesman of the Center for Digital Engineering CDE together with Prof. Gunter Saake, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg
November 6, 2008 Recipient of the Badge of Honor from Saxony-Anhalt's Chamber of Engineers
September 19, 2008 Honorary doctorate from Odessa Polytechnical University, Ukraine
2008 – 2014 Member of the VDI Executive Board, Chairman of the Regional Chapter Advisory Board
June 27, 2007 Honorary doctorate from Moscow State Automobile and Road Technical University MADI, Russia
2007 – 2013 Chairman of the Saxony-Anhalt State Chapter of the VDI
November 22, 2006 Magdeburg Regional Award
October 2006 – October 2010 Managing Director of the Institute of Logistics and Material Handling Systems at Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg
April 2003 – present Appointment as university professor, Chair of Logistics Systems, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg
1999 – 2003 Appointment as university professor for Logistics Networks in the Department of Material Handling Systems, Construction Equipment, Steel Construction and Logistics, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg (now Institute of Logistics and Material Handling Systems)
1994 – 1999 Appointment as university professor for Factory Planning and Logistcs in the Department of Ergonomics, Manufacturing Systems and Automation, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg
1994 – present Director of the Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF in Magdeburg
1992 – 1994 Head of the Department of Logistics, Production Planing and Control at the Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
1990 Awarded the Research Prize of Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg
1989 Appointment as assistant professor in Production Process Control
1988 Habilitation degree
1987 Graduate teaching assistant in Factory Design at Otto von Guericke Technical College Magdeburg
1983 Doctorate in engineering
1977 Teaching assistant at Otto von Guericke Technical College Magdeburg
1976 – 1977 Work in industry in the field of materials management
1972 – 1976 Degree in mathematics from Otto von Guericke Technical College in Magdeburg
April 16, 1953 born in Roßlau, Germany

Committees

Eastern German Automotive Cluster ACOD Member of the Board
German Logistics Association BVL Member of the Research Advisory Board
German-Russian Forum Member
EMCO Magdeburg AG Member of the Advisory Board
Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft FhG, Scientific and Technical Council WTR Member
Innovations- und Gründerzentrum Magdeburg GmbH – IGZ Member of the Advisory Board
Jenoptik AG Member of the Scientific Advisory Board
Presidential Council of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft Member
Technologiekontor Bremerhaven F & E Gesellschaft für die Nutzung regenerativer Energien mbH TKB Member of the Supervisory Board
Fraunhofer Group for Production Chairman
Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft für Arbeits- und Betriebsorganisation WGAB e.V. Member
Wissenschaftliche Gesellschaft für Montage, Handhabung und Industrierobotik MHI e.V. Member
Zweckverband zur Förderung des Maschinen- und Anlagenbau Sachsen-Anhalt –
FASA e.V.
Member of the Board
Michael Schenk

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Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Prof. E. h. Dr. h. c. mult. Michael Schenk

Director

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Sandtorstr. 22
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-470

Fax +49 391 4090-473

Ines Trübe

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Dipl.-Päd. Ines Trübe

Office of the Director/Office Manager

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Sandtorstr. 22
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-471

Fax +49 391 4090-473

Yvonne Bühlig

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Yvonne Bühlig

VDTC Office

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Joseph-von-Fraunhofer-Str. 1
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-701

Fax +49 391 4090-93-701

Curriculum Vitae

Tabellarischer Lebenslauf von Prof. E. h. Dr.-Ing. Gerhard Müller, stellvertretender Institutsleiter des Fraunhofer IFF Magdeburg

November 19, 2015 Recipient of the VDI Ehrenzeichen
May 28, 2010 Honorary professorship from the National Aerospace University Kharkov, Ukraine
June 2007 Recipient of the VDI Medal of Honor
April 2006 – present Member of the Board of the Center for Renewable Energy, Saxony-Anhalt (Z.E.R.E. Sachsen-Anhalt e. V.)
May 2005 – present Member of the Board of the Center for Rationalization and Innovation of the German Economy, Saxony-Anhalt (RKW Sachsen-Anhalt e. V.)
2001 – present Deputy Director of the Fraunhofer IFF
2001 – 2005 Head of the Division of Production and Plant Management
1999 – present Member of the Board of the Association of German Engineers (VDI), VDI Association of Production Engineering (VDI-ADB) and Director of the Competence Field of Plant Management
1997 – present Vice Chair of the Administrative Committee Maintenance of the Association of German Engineers VDI
1994 –2001 Director of the Division of Planning and Logistics and Deputy Director of the Division of Enterprise Planning and Logistics at the Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF Magdeburg
1992 – present Fraunhofer IFF Representative to the Scientific-Technical Board (WTR) of the Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft FhG
1992 – 1994 Head of the Department of Maintenance and Service Management at the Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF Magdeburg
1974 – 1992 Assistant professor and chief engineer in the Department of Factory Automation and Factory Operation at Otto von Guericke Technical College Magdeburg
1970 – 1974 Undergraduate degree from Otto von Guericke Technical College Magdeburg
Gerhard Müller

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Prof. E. h. Dr.-Ing. Gerhard Müller

Deputy Director

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Sandtorstr. 22
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-401

Fax +49 391 4090-445

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Sabine Gerlich

Office of the Deputy Director

Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF
Sandtorstr. 22
39106 Magdeburg, Germany

Phone +49 391 4090-444

Fax +49 391 4090-445