• Dr. Thorsten Weyer
  • Dr. Thorsten Weyer

Dr. Thorsten Weyer

Dr. Thorsten Weyer   Position: Head of Requirements Engineering and Conceptual Design
Address: Universit├Ąt Duisburg-Essen
Gerlingstra├če 16
45127 Essen
Room: S-GW 101
Phone: +49 201 183 4651
Office hours: Upon request


Personal Profile

Thorsten Weyer is head of the group 'Requirements Engineering and Conceptual Design' at The Ruhr Institute for Software Technology 'paluno'. In close cooperation with renowned partners from academia and industry he is developing and evaluating concepts, techniques, and methods for the design of software-intensive systems. He held several leading positions in research and technology transfer projects. He has co-authored more than 80 publications and made major contributions to popular textbooks on requirements engineering. He was program chair and member of organization and program committees of several academic conferences and works as (guest-)editor and reviewer for renowned journals. As a full member of the International Requirements Engineering Board (IREB) he has an important position in the international standardization of the requirements engineering practice.

Research Areas

  • Model-based Systems- and Software-Engineering
  • Embedded and Cyber Physical Systems
  • Engineering of collaborative self-learning Systems
  • Requirements Engineering
  • Trustworthy Systems