Prof. Dr. Hans Hagen

Curriculum Vitae


  • Ph.D. (mathematics) University of Dortmund March 1982
  • M. S. (mathematics) University of Freiburg July 1979
  • B. S. (computer science) University of Freiburg July 1976
  • B. S. (mathematics) University of Freiburg October 1975

Professional experience

  • IEEE Career Award 2009
  • Full professor at the University of Kaiserslautern since February 1988
  • Adj. Prof. UC Davis
  • Before moving to Kaiserslautern Prof. Hagen held faculty positions at TU Braunschweig and at the Arizona State University
  • Several visiting positions and consulting experience of over 20 years

Editorial boards and reviewing activities

Former editor in chief of IEEE Transactions on Visualization and Computer Graphics Associated editor of:
  • Computer Aided Geometric Design
  • Computing
  • Surveys on Mathematics in Industry
  • Mathematical Engineering in Industry
Former associated editor of
  • Computer Aided Design
Reviewing activities for all major journals Reviewing activities for funding agencies
  • National Science Foundation
  • DFG („German NSF“)
  • FWF („Austrian NSF“)
  • Volkswagen Foundation

Professional membership

  • ACM
  • IEEE
  • SIAM


IEEE Visualization Career Award 2009

  • John Gregory Memorial Award 2002 for outstanding contributions in Geometric Modelling
  • 3 IEEE Awards