Courses at Decentralized Systems and Network Services Research Group

Our research group offers the following lectures for students of Informatics and Information Systems:

  • In WS: IT Security Management for Networked Systems [M-INFO-100786]
    • Language: German
    • The lecture is offered every winter term (WS).
    • An exercise course is offered for this lecture.
  • In WS: Scientific Methods to Design and Analyze Secure Decentralized Systems [M-INFO-105780]
    • Language: English
    • The lecture is offered every winter term (WS).
    • An exercise course is integrated into this lecture.
  • In SS: Access Control Systems: Foundations and Practice [M-INFO-103046]
    • Language: English
    • The lecture is offered every summer term (SS).
    • An exercise course is integrated into this lecture.
  • In SS: Lab: Access Control Systems [M-INFO-104164]
    • Language: English
    • The lab is offered every summer term (SS).
    • Prerequisite: The module Access Control Systems: Foundations and Practice [M-INFO-103046] must have been started.
  • In SS: Decentralized Systems: Fundamentals, Modeling, and Applications [M-INFO-105334]
    • Language: English
    • The lecture is offered every summer term (SS).
    • An exercise course is integrated into this lecture.
  • In SS 2021: Research Focus Class: Blockchain & Payment Channel Networks [M-INFO-105620]
    • Language: German or English
    • Seminar with corresponding lecture.

In addition, the following course is offered for students of the Teaching Degree Program in Computer Science (B.Ed.):

  • In WS: Selected Topics for Teacher Education in Informatics: Society, People, Systems [M-INFO-105151]
    • The lecture is offered every winter term (WS).
    • This lecture is obligatory for the Teaching Degree Program and recommended for the 5th semester.
    • An exercise course is integrated into this lecture.

Furthermore, seminars and proseminars are offered on changing topics from the areas covered in our lecture. The specific topics covered will be published on our website in good time before the start of the respective semester.

Courses in Winter Term 21/22

Implementation of 3G-Checks

We aim to offer all events in presence. Please note that there is a limited number of seats available, depending on the venue. During admission, a 3G-certificate (from German: vaccinated, recovered, tested) will be verified. To expedite the admission process, we kindly ask attendees of our events to present their 3G-certificate as a QR-code via the Corona-Warn-App or the CovPass-App alongside their student ID.

Lectures and Exercises

Name Time and Place Seats ILIAS Contact
IT-Security Management for Networked Systems

tuesdays, 10 AM, bldg. 50.34, room -101

fridays, 12 AM, bldg. 50.34, room -101

35 ILIAS

Matthias Grundmann

Christina Westermeyer

Scientific Methods to Design and Analyze Secure Decentralized Systems

mondays, 2 PM, bldg. 50.34, room 236

fridays, 2 PM, bldg. 50.34, room 236

28 ILIAS Florian Jacob
Selected Topics for Teacher Education in Informatics: Society, People, Systems

thursdays, 12 AM & 4 PM, bldg. 50.34, room 131

28 ILIAS Saskia Bayreuther

Seminars and Labs

Name Time and Place Registration Contact
Proseminar: Bitcoin & Blockchain 27th Oct, 2 PM, bldg. 20.21 (SCC), room 314 concluded Oliver Stengele
Matthias Grundmann
Seminar: Hot Topics in Decentralized Systems 27th Oct, 4 PM, bldg. 20.21 (SCC), room 314 Wiwi-Portal
until 10.10.2021, 11:55 PM
Saskia Bayreuther
Oliver Stengele
Team Project Software Development after announcement see research group Abeck Marc Leinweber

Exam Information

Written Exams

Lecture Time Place Registration period
Access Control Systems: Foundations and Practice 13.10.2021, 09:30 AM Bldg. 50.34, r. -101 until 15.09.2021
IT Security Management for Networked Systems TBD TBD TBD
Selected Topics for Teacher Education in Informatics: Society, People, Systems 21.03.2022, 10:00 AM Bldg. 50.34, r. -101 until 11.03.2022

Oral Exams

The following courses are currently subject to oral exams. Please contact the secretary of the research group Ms. Hopprich.

Please note that there are no more dates available for the summer term 21 examination period!

  • Decentralized Systems: Fundamentals, Modeling, and Applications (summer term only)
  • Scientific Methods to Design and Analyze Secure Decentralized Systems (winter term only)