Markus Schwehm

Dr.-Ing. Markus Schwehm


Dr. Markus Schwehm has studied mathematics at the Technical Universities in Karlsruhe and Munich and received a degree as doctor-engineer in computer science from the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg. After a post doc position at Tandem Computers in Cupertino, CA, he worked as a research assistant at the Universities of Stuttgart and Tübingen.

In 2003 he started research in the field of computational epidemiology at the University Clinic of Tübingen. In 2005 he established the private company ExploSYS GmbH that offers contract research, software development services and consulting for research institutes, public and private health agencies and pharmaceutical companies.

Curriculum Vitae


Managing Director, ExploSYS GmbH, since 2005

Contract research, software development and consultancy
for research institutes, health care agencies and pharmaceutical companies. 

Research assistant at the University Clinic of Tübingen, 2003-2008

Institute of Medical Biometry (Prof. Klaus Dietz)
Development of Models for the infective spread of smallpox, SARS, polio and influenza 

Research assistant, WSI at the University of Tübingen, 1999-2003

Department for computer architecture (Prof. Andreas Zell)
Bioinformatics, Simulation of biochemical networks, systems biology

Research assistant, IPVR at the University of Stuttgart, 1997-1999

Department of distributed systems (Prof. Kurt Rothermel)
Mobile software agents, mobile context sensitive systems

Postdoc at the Tandem Research Laboratory in Cupertino, CA, USA, 1997

Development group for transactional databases (Dr. Johannes Klein)
Distributed active data bases, trigger, push-technologies 

Doctoral Candidate, IMMD at the University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, 1990-1996

Department of  computer architecture and communication systems (Prof. Ulrich Herzog)
Array processors, parallel algorithms, parallel optimization methods

Civilian service,  MEDIS-Institute of the GSF Munich, 1988-1990

Institute for medical informatics and health research (Prof. Siegfried Pöppl)
Image processing, pattern recognition, neuronal networks


Doctor-Engineer in Computer Science, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, 1996
Diplom in Mathematics, Technical University of Munich, 1988
Pre-diplom in Mathematics, Technical University of Karlsruhe, 1985
Abitur, Staatliches Gymnasium Wörth/Rhein, 1982