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Computer Engineering

Matthias Jung

Prof. Dr.-Ing. Matthias Jung

Institut für Informatik
Am Hubland
97074 Würzburg
Building: M2

Curriculum Vitae

He received the Diploma and PhD degree in electrical engineering from the Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Germany, in 2011 and 2017, respectively. From 2011 to 2017 he was a researcher at the Microelectronic Systems Design Research Group in the Electrical and Computer Engineering department of Technische Universität Kaiserslautern. Since 2017 he is with the Embedded Systems Division of the Fraunhofer Institute for Experimental Software Engineering in Kaiserslautern as Expert Engineer for virtual hardware engineering. In 2017, he received his PhD with honors on the topic "Modeling, Analysis and Optimization of DRAM Memories and their Controller Architectures". In 2018, he received the European Design and Automation Association (EDAA) Outstanding Dissertation Award for this work. At Fraunhofer IESE in Kaiserslautern, he has been leading many research and industrial projects in the area of embedded systems since 2017 and has published more than 70 papers in relevant journals and conference proceedings. He has been Professor of Embedded Systems at htw saar from 2022 to 2023. Since 01.04.2023 he is professor at the University of Würzburg. Matthias Jung's scientific focus is on embedded and autonomous systems, especially with a focus on memory architectures, functional safety, and virtual product development of embedded systems through virtual platforms and simulations.


  • 2006: Hauptpreis Fokus Schülerwettbewerb
  • 2013: Young Researcher Symposium - Best Paper Award
  • 2015: IEEE Computer Society Annual Symposium on VLSI (ISVLSI) - Amar Mukherjee Best Paper Award
  • 2016: HiPEAC Paper Award
  • 2016: MEMSYS - Chair's Choice Best Paper Award
  • 2016: MEMSYS - Most Creative Best Presentation Award
  • 2018: European Design and Automation Association (EDAA) Outstanding Dissertations Award 2017
  • 2018: 3rd best lecture in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering of TU Kaiserslautern
  • 2018: Award of the Friends’ Association of TU Kaiserslautern for Outstanding Dissertation
  • 2018: MEMSYS - Best Paper Award
  • 2019: MEMSYS - Chair's Choice Best Paper Award
  • 2020: HiPEAC Technology Transfer Award
  • 2022: Fraunhofer Excellence Award


  • IEEE Senior Member
  • ACM Senior Member
  • GI Member
  • VDE Member
  • DARC Member
  • AATiS Member
  • AMSAT Member