Diploma in electrical engineering, Aachen University of Technology, 1993. Doctor of Philosophy, Aachen University of Technology, 1999.
Research associate Aachen University of Technology, Germany, 1994—1999. Senior system engineer Sony International Europe, Telecomm., Research and Development, Fellbach, Germany, 1999—2000. Senior professional consultant Synopsys, Wireless and Broadband Communications, Herzogenrath, Germany, 2000—2003.
Full professor (tenure) University Applied Sciences Cologne, Koeln, Germany, since 2003.
Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (Best Paper award 2000).
Married Simone Elders-Boll.