Short Biography

Sebastian Steinhorst

Sebastian Steinhorst is an Assistant Professor in Electrical and Computer Engineering at Technische Universität München (TUM) in Germany and a Fellow of the TUM Institute for Advanced Study (IAS), holding a TUM-IAS Rudolf Mößbauer Tenure Track Professorship. He leads the Embedded Systems and Internet of Things group in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering where his research centers around hardware-software architecture co-design and design automation of secure decentralized embedded and cyber-physical systems in the application areas of industrial Internet of Things (IoT), automotive and smart energy. Sebastian is also a Co-Program PI in the Electrification Suite and Test Lab of the research center TUMCREATE in Singapore. He received his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from Goethe-University of Frankfurt am Main/Germany in 2011, where he was a Research Associate with the Electronic Design Methodology Group from 2006 to 2011. Between 2011 and 2016, he was with the Embedded Systems Group at TUMCREATE which he was leading as Principal Investigator since 2015 and previously held Senior Research Fellow and Research Fellow positions. Before joining TUM in November 2016, Sebastian was an Assistant Professor at Aarhus University in Denmark between May and September 2016.