Professor for Computing in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Ruhr-University Bochum (DE)
Markus König is professor for Computing in Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany. Previously, he was Assistant Professor of Theoretical Methods for Project Management at the Bauhaus University Weimar, Germany. He obtained his Ph.D. in Civil Engineering from the Leibniz-University Hanover, Germany in 2003. His research interests include building information modeling, construction simulation and optimization, knowledge management in construction, intelligent computing in engineering as well as virtual and augmented reality. He was part of the expert panel who developed the “Road Map for Digital Design and Construction” for the Federal Ministry of Transport and Digital Infrastructure (BMVI). Since 2016 he is one of the project leaders of the implementation team commissioned by the BMVI. He published more than 100 scientific journal and conference papers.