Theoretische Informatik


The Chair of Theoretical Computer Science (INF8) belongs to the Department of Computer Science at the Faculty of Engineering of the Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg. Our core research topics are

  • Logic in Computer Science
  • Formal Methods
  • Knowledge Representation

Head of the group is Prof. Dr. Lutz Schröder.


  • Temporary move: Until January 2015, the chair is located at Wetterkreuz 15, 91058 Tennenlohe.
  • New DFG project Coinduction meets algebra for the axiomatization of system equivalences (COAX) (Stefan Milius / Lutz Schröder) granted
  • System description COOL – A Generic Satisfiability Checker For Coalgebraic Logics with Global Assumptions (D. Gorin, D. Pattinson, L. Schröder, F. Widmann and T. Wißmann) at IJCAR 2014.
  • Monodic Fragments of Probabilistic First-order Logic (J. C. Jung, C. Lutz, S. Goncharov, and L. Schröder) at ICALP 2014
  • Coalgebraic Weak Bisimulation from Recursive Equations over Monads (S. Goncharov and D. Pattinson) at ICALP 2014
  • Generalized Eilenberg Theorem I: Local Varieties of Languages (J. Adámek, S. Milius, R. Myers, and H. Urbat) at FOSSACS 2014