Volker Ahlers

The good life is one inspired by love
and guided by knowledge.

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- HS Hannover
- Faculty IV
- Volker Ahlers (HS Hannover)

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Professor of Simulation and Mathematics
Hochschule Hannover – University of Applied Sciences and Arts
Faculty IV – Business and Computer Science



Control of distributed energy networks: Scalability of mobile MicroCHP project, collaboration with Lars-Oliver Gusig and Arne Koschel (funding: MWK and VolkswagenStiftung, 2013–2018)

Visualization of network security metadata: VisITMeta project with research group Trust@HsH and Gabi Dreo Rodosek (funding: BMBF, 2012–2015)

Extensible OpenGL 3/C++11 scene graph library for teaching modern computer graphics: SCG3 project

General interests: computer graphics, information visualization, graph drawing, bioinformatics, scientific computing, stochastic modeling, simulation, nonlinear dynamics, chaos

Administrative Function

Dean of studies (Studiendekan) of Dept. of Computer Science


Prof. Dr. Volker Ahlers
Hochschule Hannover – University of Applied Sciences and Arts
Faculty IV, Dept. of Computer Science
Ricklinger Stadtweg 120
30459 Hannover

Email: volker.ahlers (at) hs-hannover.de
Tel: +49 511 9296 1880
Fax: +49 511 9296 991814

Visiting me

Campus Ricklinger Stadtweg, Neubau, room 320
Stadtbahn 3/7/17, S-Bahn 1/2/5, stop Bf. Linden/Fischerhof
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