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educator , Electrical engineer

Wolfgang Andreas Halang, German electrical engineer, educator. Association of Iron and Steel Industry scholar Düsseldorf, 1971-1975, Professor Doctor of Engineering Erich-Müller Foundation scholar, 1972-1975, Federal Government Germany scholar, 1975-1976.

Background

Halang, Wolfgang Andreas was born on October 4, 1951 in Essen, Germany. Son of H.B. Edgar and Erika Margret (Kiesendahl) Halang.

Education

Diploma-Mathematics Ruhr-Universität, Bochum, Germany, 1974. Doctor rerum naturalium, Ruhr-Universität, Bochum, Germany, 1976. Doctor rerum naturalium, University Dortmund, Germany, 1980.

Career

Senior computer system engineer Coca-Cola GmbH, Essen, 1976-1985. Adjunct professor University Dortmund, 1985. Assistant professor King Fahd University Petroleum and Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 1985-1987.

Visiting assistant professor University Illinois, Urbana/Champaign, 1987-1988. Senior engineer Bayer AG, Leverkusen, Germany, 1988-1989. Professor and department head University Groningen, The Netherlands, 1989-1992.

Professor Fern-U., Hagen, Germany, since 1992, dean faculty electrical and computer engineering. Visiting professor University Maribor, Slovenia, 1997, University Rome II, Italy, 1999. Director North Atlantic Treaty Organization Advanced Study Institute, Sint Maarten, Dutch Antilles, 1992.

External examiner City University Hong Kong. Chair accrediation committee Dutch Computer Science Curricula, 2006. Program committee member 160 international science conferences.

Membership

Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Computer Society (technical commission on complexity in computing since 1995), International Federation Automatic Control (chair technical commission on real time software engineering since 1996, technical commission on safety of computer control system since 1996), International Information Academy (president German branch), Verein Deutscher Ingenieure/Verein Deutscher Elektrotechniker (chair technical commission on real-time system in automation since 1992), Gesellschaft für Informatik (chairtech. commission on real-time system).

Connections

Married Bertha Karina Morales Velazquez, May 15, 1986. Children: Andrea, Matthias.

father:
H.B. Edgar Halang

mother:
Erika Margret (Kiesendahl) Halang

spouse:
Bertha Karina Morales Velazquez

child:
Matthias Halang

child:
Andrea Halang