The DSC is directed by Rolf Drechsler as spokesperson and Andreas Breiter as deputy spokesperson. Lena Steinmann coordinates the activities of the DSC and is your contact person for all inquiries. Our research associate Christopher Metz supports the DSC with his expertise in the areas of artificial intelligence and high-performance computing.

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Prof. Dr. Rolf Drechsler


Phone: +49 (421) 218 - 63932
Email: drechsler@uni-bremen.de

As co-founder and spokesperson of the DSC, Rolf Drechsler represents the institute's interests both inside and outside the university. Together with the deputy spokesperson, he defines the strategy of the DSC and directs the research, training, and transfer projects with the aim of promoting innovation in the field of data science.

Prof. Dr. Andreas Breiter

Deputy spokesperson

Phone: +49 (421) 218 - 56571
Email: abreiter@uni-bremen.de

Andreas Breiter is co-founder and deputy spokesperson of the DSC. He contributes significantly to the development and implementation of the strategic goals of the institute. In cooperation with the spokesperson, he steers and monitors the activities of the DSC and defines the principles of its scientific orientation.

Dr. Lena Steinmann

Scientific coordinator

Phone: +49 (421) 218 - 63941
Email: lena.steinmann@uni-bremen.de

As coordinator of the DSC, Lena Steinmann supports the establishment of the interdisciplinary scientific network and the development of new collaborations. She coordinates the activities of the DSC including the acquisition of third-party funds, scientific communication, and public relations and is available for all questions and suggestions.

Christopher Metz, M.Sc.

Research associate

Phone: +49 (421) 218 - 63942
Email: cmetz@uni-bremen.de

Christopher Metz is a computer scientist with a focus on distributed and mobile applications. At the DSC, he deals with the acquisition, storage, archiving, and processing of data. He supports our members in the programming of data science techniques and is interested in artificial intelligence and infrastructure for high-performance computing.