News and Events

Here you can find information on current events and news of the TUM School of Computation, Information and Technology (CIT).


News for Students

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Epidemiology: Summer School in Kenya

Epidemics have immediate and long-term effects on people worldwide. In March 2023, young researchers from Africa and Europe will deepen their understanding of the mathematical fundamentals of infectious disease modeling.

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Demo Day again at last!

Informatics students from all fields of study and all semesters will present their final theses on February 7, 2023. Exciting presentations, various games from the study program "Games Engineering" to try out, free beer and pretzels await the visitors....

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TUM Project Weeks in winter term 2022/23

The chair for Human-Centered Technologies for Learning (Prof. Enkelejda Kasneci) offers a course on "AI-assisted writing: the new way to get ahead" as part of the TUM Project Weeks.

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UnternehmerTUM - Programs for Students

Tech Challenge, lectures by founders or Businessplan Basics - Europe's biggest center for entrepreneurship, UnternehmerTUM, offers programs for students in the winter semester. Register now!

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Political science and mathematics - students in intercultural discourse

Franconians together with Upper Bavarians, political scientists working with mathematicians, completely different socialization and professional cultures. Is that possible? Can it be fruitful? Students started the experiment.


News from the School

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Prof. Jia Chen receives ERC Consolidator Award

Jia Chen, Professor of Environmental Sensing and Modeling, has received a Consolidator Grant from the European Research Council (ERC) for her research project CoSense4Climate. New types of methods and models are developed to detect and reduce sources of greenhouse gases and air pollutants. In total,…

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New power for the Digital Transformation

"The CIT brings together elements which fit together substantively." We officially opened the TUM School of Computation, Information and Technology (CIT) with a gala ceremony on January 24, 2023. Read the follow-up report on the founding ceremony!

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Women in Math Science: open for applications

We want to promote female mathematicians. That is why the Department awards the Entrepreneurial Awards as part of the "Global Challenges for Women in Math Science" program. Apply with your project by February 15!

Awards, Ranking |

New Economists Ranking of WirtschaftsWoche

Prof. Martin Bichler, Chair of Decision Sciences and Systems, and Prof. Helmut Krcmar, Emeritus Chair of Information Systems, receive top rankings.

Research, Awards |

Biomathematician Fabian Theis receives Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize

The full professor for Biomathematics at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has been honored for his pioneering work in the analysis, modeling and interpretation of genomic data, the German Research Foundation (DFG) announced.


News from Research

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Mini-Workshop on Positive Geometry

Combinatorics and algebraic geometry are linked to particle physics and cosmology in completely unexpected ways. This challenges our current understanding of the laws of nature. To discuss this, a mini-workshop on Positive Geometry will be held in Garching on January 23. Join in!

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Biomathematician Fabian Theis receives Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize

The full professor for Biomathematics at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) has been honored for his pioneering work in the analysis, modeling and interpretation of genomic data, the German Research Foundation (DFG) announced.

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New CRC with significant participation on the part of TUM

The German Research Foundation (DFG) approved the new project TRR 352, which deals with the mathematical analysis of models from condensed matter physics.

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First SAP@TUM Collaboration Day

On November 23, 2022, the first SAP@TUM Collaboration Day took place at the Science Congress Center on the campus in Garching. TUM researchers and SAP experts provided insights into eight joint research projects around topics of Enterprise AI, Supply Network Planning, ESG&Finance, Scaling Agile and…

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ERC Starting Grant for Pramod Bhatotia

With the Starting Grants of the European Research Council (ERC), the European Union supports scientists who are still at the beginning of their careers.


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