Prof. Dr. Stefan Kratsch

OfficeUniversity of Bonn
Institute of
Computer Science, Dept. I
Room II.60
Friedrich-Ebert-Allee 144
D-53113 Bonn
Phone+49 228 73 4554
Fax +49 (228) 73 - 4321
Office Hoursby appointment

Research Interests

My main research interests are the following topics of theoretical computer science.

Current lectures

Upcoming lectures

SS 2016: Computational Complexity (tentative)

SS 2016 Parameterized Complexity (tentative)

Brief Curriculum Vitae

Since January 2015Professor for theoretical computer science at University of Bonn
November 2012 - December 2014Junior research group leader at Technical University Berlin
September 2012 - October 2012Postdoc at Max-Planck-Institute for Informatics
September 2010 - October 2012Postdoc at Utrecht University working with Hans L. Bodlaender
March 2008 - August 2010PhD student at Max-Planck-Institute for Informatics in Saarbrücken supervised by Kurt Mehlhorn
October 2002 - February 2008Studies in Computer Science at Friedrich-Schiller University in Jena

Scientific activities

Program/Steering committee participation


* Member of IPEC steering committee from 2016 to 2019


* PC member of IPEC 2015, MFCS 2014, STACS 2014, ISAAC 2013, FSTTCS 2012, and IPEC 2012


An up to date list of my publications can be found at