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educator , Engineering professional

Gunnar Johannsen, German engineering professional, educator. Recipient Japanese German Research award, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science, 1995.

Background

Johannsen, Gunnar was born on December 22, 1940 in Hamburg, Germany. Son of Wilhelm Gustav Friedrich and Erika Hedwig (Ranft) Johannsen.

Education

Degree in Music & Sound Engineering, University College Music, Berlin, Germany, 1963. Diploma in Engineering, Technische University, Berlin, 1967. Doctor of Philosophy in Engineering, Technische University, Berlin, 1971.

Habilitation, Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule, Aachen, Federal Republic Germany, 1980. Degree In Conducting, Hamburg, Vienna, Kassel, 2001.

Career

Research assistant Technische University, Institute Flugführung, Berlin, 1967-1971. Head, human operator branch Forschungsinstitut Anthropotechnik, Wachtberg, Federal Republic Germany, 1971-1982. Lecturer manual vehicle control Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule, Aachen, 1974-1982.

Professor systems engineering and human-machine systems University Kassel, since 1982. Research assistant Institute Flight Guidance Technology University, Berlin, 1967—1971. Head, human operator branch Research Institute Human Engineering, Wachtberg, Germany, 1971—1982.

Visiting lecturer department mechanical and industrial engineering University Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1977-1978, adjunct associate professor, 1979-1981. Research fellow Kyoto Institute of Technology and Kyoto University, 1995, Technology University, Vienna, 1999, research fellow, University Music & Performing Arts, Vienna, 1999, University British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada, 2004, conductor, Vienna Classical & Contemporary Music, 1999-2009, adjunct associate professor department Mechanical & Industrial Engineering University Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, 1979-1981, research fellow, Kyoto University Japan, 1995-2007.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Co-editor: Monitoring Behavior and Supervisory Control, 1976, Analysis, Design, and Evaluation of Man-Machine Systems, 1983, 86, Human Supervision & Control Engineering & Music, 2001, Special Issue: Human Supervision & Control in Engineering & Music, 2002, Engineering & Music Supervisory Control & Auditory Communication, Proceedings Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 2004. Co-author: Der Mensch im Regelkreis, 1977. Author: Mensch-Maschine-Systeme, 1993.

      Editor: Integrated Systems Engineering, 1994, 1995, Monitoring Behavior & Supervisory Control, 1976, The International Federation of Automatic Control Analysis, Design & Evaluation of Man Machine Systems, 1983, 1986, The International Federation of Automatic Control Analysis, Design & Evaluation of Human Machine Systems, 2002, Human Decision Making & Manual Control, 1993, 1997. Contributor articles to professional jours, chapters to book.

Membership

Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers. Member International Federation Automatic Control (vice-chairman committee on system engineering 1984-1990, chairman committee on system engineering 1990-1993, chairman Working Group on Man-Machine Systems 1981-1990, chairman coordinator committee on system engineering and management 1993-1996), Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, Verein Deutscher Ingenieure/Verband Deutscher Elektrotechniker-Gesellschaft Mess- und Automatisierungstechnik, Association for Computing Machinery, Verband Deutscher Elektrotechniker-ITG Informationstechnische Gesellschaft, Gesellschaft für Informatik, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Luft-und Raumfahrt, Gesellschaft für Arbeitswissenschaft, Russian Academy Transport St. Petersburg (academician).mem. The International Federation of Automatic Control(vice chairman 1984-1990, chairman 1993-1996), International Computer Music Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, hiking, art, travel.

Connections

Married Gisela Hildegard Hentze, April 15, 1966. Children: Inke, Gesine.

father:
Wilhelm Gustav Friedrich Johannsen

mother:
Erika Hedwig (Ranft) Johannsen

spouse:
Gisela Hildegard Hentze

child:
Inke Johannsen

child:
Gesine Johannsen