The Institute for Cloud Computing and IT Security; IDACUS) is part of the Faculties of Computer Science, Business Administration and Engineering and Business Information Systems at Furtwangen University. We are currently researching in the following areas: Data Science, Cloud Computing, IT Security, Industry 4.0, Machine Learning, Privacy and Sustainability topics.


Current doctoral candidates

TopicDoctoral candidate
A Platform as a Service Framework for Ambient Assisted Living ServicesHendrik Kuijs
Secure High Performance Computing provided as PaaSHolger Gantikow
IT Security in Internet of Things Cloud GatewaysKevin Wallis
Data Quality Assessment and Augmentation Framework for Big DataDirk Hölscher
Automated Quality and Maintenance Control by Digital TwinsMatthias Lermer
Machine Learning Environments for Cyber Physical SystemsPhilipp Ruf
Accountable Machine LearningJan Stodt
Towards an implementation of an AutoML System for the manufacturing: Requirements, Improvements and first resultsAlexander Gerling
Secure Protocol for Discovery and Validation in Internet of ThingsMohammed B. M. Kamel
Machine Learning in e-Learning EnvironmentsDaniel Schönle

Completed doctorates

TopicNameCompletion date
Autonomic Management of Service Level Agreements in Cloud ComputingStefan Frey2020
Effiziente Gestaltung und Anwendung von attributbasierter Zugriffskontrolle für RESTful ServicesMarc Hüffmeyer2019
Evidence-based Accountability Audits for Cloud ComputingThomas Rübsamen2016
Security Audit Compliance for Cloud ComputingFrank Dölitzscher2014